Why do we in Europe use 220 and in USA they use 110 volts?

Answer Cause they American....

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Can you use 220 volts 60 hertz South Korean home appliances vacuum cleaner iron fans etc in Europe or in Bangladesh at 220 volts 50 hertz?

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