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In Geology

What is a delta?

A delta is a triangular deposit of sediment at the end of a river or stream. It happens when the strong current of the river slows down and deposits the sediments it has been (MORE)

What is Delta?

Delta is the fourth letter in the Greek alphabet, it equates to the Roman D. A river delta is a triangular or D shaped area at the mouth of a river, such as the Mississippi De (MORE)

What are deltas?

in geography and when talking about landforms, a delta is flat, low-lying land built up from soil carried downstream by a river & deposited at its mouth (end).
In Geology

What can be in a delta?

Plants and animals. It depends on how much water and trees there are in the delta. A delta usually has lots of water.

Where do you ground a delta delta transformer?

In a delta-delta transformer, none of the actual conductors are grounded, directly or indirectly. . You do, however, always ground the casing. This is protective earth gr (MORE)

Why is delta airlines named delta?

The company was named Delta Air Services in 1928 (long before Delta winged aircraft). They were based in Monroe LA, and the name is probably linked to the Mississippi Delta re (MORE)

Can you convert a delta delta transformer to a delta wye?

Probably not, in the case of a three-phase transformer as it has been pre-connected, enclosed in a metal tank, fitted with the appropriate bushings, etc.. However, it is a rel (MORE)