Ramesh Karanam 5 Questions 4 Answers 0 Best Answers 51 Points View Profile Ramesh KaranamIn: BlockchainLearner Asked: January 30, 20192019-01-30T07:05:29+00:00 2019-01-30T07:05:29+00:00 What is Proof-of-Work algorithm (PoW) and how it is useful in Blockchain scenario? This is one of the methods for finding consensus in Blockchain. Explanation required to understand how exactly PoW works. Share Facebook 2 Answers Voted Oldest Recent Tammachir Suwanno Cyberjaya, Malaysia 6 Questions 10 Answers 0 Best Answers 125 Points View Profile Tammachir Suwanno Learner 2019-01-30T20:21:02+00:00Added an answer on January 30, 2019 at 8:21 pm Proof-of-Work is the original consensus algorithm in a Blockchain network. In Blockchain, this algorithm is used to confirm transactions and produce new blocks to the chain. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Ashish Jaiswal 32 Questions 85 Answers 1 Best Answer 775 Points View Profile Ashish Jaiswal Professional 2019-01-30T07:27:10+00:00Added an answer on January 30, 2019 at 7:27 am In Proof of Work, in order for an actor to be elected as a leader and choose the next block to be added to the blockchain they have to find a solution to a particular mathematical problem. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login to add an answer. Username or email* Password* Captcha* Click on image to update the captcha. Remember Me! Forgot Password?