Q. 44.2( 33 Votes )

The essential difference between an AC generator and a DC generator is that:
A. AC generator has an electromagnet while DC generator has permanent magnet

B. DC generator will generate a higher voltage

C. AC generator will generate a higher voltage

D. AC generator has slip rings while the DC generator has a commutator

Answer :

The main difference between an AC generator and a DC generator is the commutator. An AC generator has slip rings while the DC generator has a commutator. Thus, option (d) is correct option.

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