A thermostat senses and regulates the temperature in an electrical system or device. A bimetallic strip thermostat works as an electric contact breaker in an electric circuit. A thermostat is used to control the temperatures in electrical appliances such as refrigerators, air conditioners, electric irons, ovens, and toasters.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this module, you will be able to:
- Define thermostat.
- State the working principle of bimetallic strip thermostats.
- List some devices that use a thermostat.

Controller Required Yes
Languages English - US , عربي , Español , Tiếng Việt
Domain K-12
Topic Code VP000055
Devices Google Cardboard with controller , Samsung Gear VR , Oculus Go , Pico Goblin , EduPro , WebXR