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Certain heavy industrial equipment uses AC power that has a peak voltage of 679 V. What is the rms voltage?
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$480 \textrm{ V}$

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This is College Physics Answers with Shaun Dychko. RMS voltage is peak voltage divided by root two. So we have 679 volts divided by root two is 480 volts RMS.