Watt FAQs:


Q: Is a watt named after the Scottish inventor James Watt for his contributions to the development of the steam engine?

A: Yes.

Q: Are watts typically found in reference to radio and radar receivers?

A: Yes.

Q: Are watts typically stated in medical instrumentation systems such as the EEG and the ECG?

A: Yes, and in a wide variety of scientific and engineering instruments and also in reference to radio and radar receivers.

Q: Are watts also typically used in reference to radio and radar receivers?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a watt approximately equal to 1.34 horsepower?

A: Yes.

Q: Are watts typically used in reference to radio and radar receivers?

A: Yes, and acoustics and in the science of radio astronomy.