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A series RLC circuit has a __________ power factor at its half-power points

Unity

Leading

Lagging

Either Leading or Lagging

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Wrong!

Resistor with colored bands in the body

Wire-wound resistor

Carbon-composition resistor

Potentiometer

Rheostat

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Wrong!

What is the other name of relative permittivity?

Dielectric strength

Potential gradient

Breakdown voltage

Specific inductance capacity

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Wrong!

Conventional flow assumes charges flow from

Positive to negative

Positive to positive

Negative to positive

Negative to negative

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Wrong!

Two capacitors of capacitance 9 μF and 18 μF in series will have a total capacitance of

27 μF

162 μF

6 μF

180 μF

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A series RLC circuit consists of a 10 Ω resistor in series with L = 10 μH, and C = 100 μF. Determine a new value of I, for which the resonant frequency is one-half the original value.

40 μH

40 mH

40 pH

40 nH

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What is the half-power bandwidth of a parallel resonant circuit which has a resonant frequency of 3.6 MHz and Q of 218?

1.65 kHz

16.5 MHz

16.5 kHz

165 kHz

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If two equal resistances connected in series across a certain supply are now connected in parallel across the same supply, the power produced will be _________ that of series connection.

One-half

One-fourth

Two times

Four times

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A tank circuit is a

Parallel LC circuit

Series LC circuit

A resonant circuit

A non-resonant circuit

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Which is considered as the effect of a dielectric material?

Increasing capacitance

Decreasing capacitance

Reducing the working voltage

Increasing the distance between the plates

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An ac series circuit is composed of a resistance of 20 Ω, inductive reactance of 40 Ω, and a capacitive reactance of 15 Ω. If a current of 1 ampere is flowing, what is the applied voltage

320 V

32 V

220 V

22 V

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If a capacitor is rated for 200V dc, what is its effective ac working voltage?

50 V

100 V

200 V

400 V

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Series resonance occurs when

XL = XC

XL = R

Z = R

Both XL = XC and Z = R

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Wrong!

Transient period is considered over after

5

1

100

6

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The value of temperature coefficient (α) is dependent upon

The nature of material and temperature

The length of material

The cross-sectional area of the material

The volume of the material

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At what frequency will an inductor of 5mH have the same reactance as a capacitor of 0.1 μF?

7.12 kHz

7.12 Hz

7.12 MHz

7.12 GHz

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An open inductor has

Zero resistance and infinite inductance

Infinite resistance and zero inductance

Infinite resistance and infinite inductance

Zero resistance and zero inductance

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What capacitance exists not through design but simply because two conducting surfaces are relatively close to each other?

Surge

Stray

Natural

Normal

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The ratio of W/VA in an ac circuit means

Power factor

Reactive factor

Quality factor

Load factor

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Which statement is true?

A series resonant circuit is of high impedance

A parallel resonant circuit is of low impedance

A series resonant circuit is inductive if it operates at a frequency higher than the resonant frequency

A parallel resonant circuit is inductive if it operates at a frequency higher than the resonant frequency

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If three 9 mH inductors are connected in parallel without mutual inductance then the total inductance is

3 mH

9 mH

27 mH

18 mH

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Which of the following conditions is not true for a series RLC circuit at resonance?

Z = jXL

XL = XC

The power factor is one

The magnitude of Z is

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What is the temperature coefficient of the resistance Eureka?

Infinity

Negative

Almost zero

Positive

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In liquids and gases, ionization current results from a flow of

Positive or negative ions

Free electrons

Ions that are lighter in weight than electrons

Protons

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A gang capacitor is a variable capacitor in which capacitance is varied by changing the