# Power Factor 1

Electricity and Magnetism Level 2

A household is running the following equipment:

A single phase pump for the swimming pool is also connected and the nameplate reads:

$$230 \text{ V}_\text{rated}, 15\text{ A} , 0.83 \text{ pf}$$.

What is the expected power factor for the entire house?

Hint: The following model is for illustrative purposes, do not calculate the values of the inductors or resistors

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