Does a vacuum cleaner work in space?

Answer No. First of all it wouldn't stay on the ground. and why would you need to vacuum? A vacuum cleaner depends on a difference in air pressure to operate. With no air pressure in space, there could be... Read More »

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Why do they call it a vacuum cleaner since a vacuum is an empty space?

It is usually hooked up to your kitchen sink p-trap or garburator under the sink, which is vented. This is the only vent you need for drainage.

How does a vacuum cleaner work?

It depends on what kind of vacuum cleaner you have. BaglessWhen you turn on the vacuum cleaner, the suction from the motor (either top or bottom) sucks in dirt and dust, bringing it into the cyclon... Read More »

How does the vacuum cleaner work?

How does the fan inside a vacuum cleaner cause the vacuum cleaner to pick up dirt?

The fan powered by a motor creates suction which pulls the dust into nozzle (head) into the bag, filters or cyclones.