difference between 2 and 5 pronged plugs

      Why does the socket for your toaster oven have three prongs, yet the connector for your paper shredder only has two?

      Plugs for electrical devices can vary in design, size, and number of prongs. Two-pronged and three-pronged plugs are the two most popular types of plugs. While they may appear to be the same, there are substantial differences between them. In this post, we’ll look at the distinctions between two-pronged and three-pronged plugs and the uses for each and when to use them.