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In an ac circuit with a resistive branch and an inductive branch in parallel, the

Voltage across the inductance leads the voltage across the resistance by 90°

Resistive branch current is 90° out of phase with the inductive branch current

Resistive and inductive branch currents have the same phase

Resistive and inductive branch currents are 180° out-of-phase

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Wrong!

An inductance of 1 mH is

0.001 H

0.01 H

0.0001 H

0.10 H

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Wrong!

Loop currents should be assumed to flow in which direction

Straight

Clockwise

Counter-clockwise

Either Clockwise or Counter-clockwise

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Wrong!

The internal resistance of an ideal current source is

Infinite

Zero

Equal to the load resistance

To be determined

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Wrong!

An alloy composed of 84 % copper, 12 % manganese and 4 % nickel.

Manganin

Constantan

Nichrome

German silver wire

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The charge in the capacitor is stored at the

Terminals

Plates

Dielectric

Air

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What refers to such work at very low temperatures, near absolute zero?

Cryogenics

Superconductivity

Subsonic

Thermionic

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A capacitance of 6 µµF means

6 pF

6 nF

6 fF

6 μF

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Which component opposes voltage change?

Resistor

Inductor

Capacitor

Transistor

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Which of the following elements is active?

Resistor

Inductor

Capacitor

Ideal voltage source

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The unit of elastance is

Farad

Daraf

Siemen

Henry

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At parallel resonance, the currents flowing through L and C are

Infinite

Zero

Unequal

Equal

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Permeability is otherwise known as

Magnetic conductivity

Magnetic susceptibility

Electric conductivity

Electric susceptibility

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The reason why electrical appliances are connected in parallel.

It is a simple circuit

This makes the operation of appliances independent with each other

This results in reduced power consumption

All of these

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Effects of capacitance

It opposes any change in the amount of voltage

Voltage is lagged behind the current by a quarter cycle

Electric energy is stored in the capacitor in the form of electrostatic field

All of these

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The ohmic value of a resistor with negative temperature coefficient

Increases with increasing temperature

Increase with decreasing temperature

Stays unchanged with temperature change

Stays unaffected even with increasing temperature

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Which of the following is the most popular waveform?

Sinusoidal

Square wave

Triangular

Sawtooth

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A trigger circuit consisting of a capacitor of 0.01 μF is connected in series with a resistor. If the circuit requires 100 Vdc to operate, determine the value of the resistor when time constant is 0.009 s.

900 Ω

900 kΩ

900 MΩ

900 GΩ

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What is the resonant frequency of a circuit when L of 25 microhenrys and C of 10 picofarads are in parallel?

10.1 kHz

10.1 MHz

101 MHz

101 kHz

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Leakage resistance in a capacitor results into

Internal heating

Internal bleeding

Shorter useful life

Short-circuiting

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Which of the following is not a factor affecting dielectric strength?

Mass

Moisture content

Temperature

Thickness

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In an RL series circuit,

Current lags voltage by less than 90˚

Current lags voltage by 180˚

Current lags voltage by 90˚

Current leads voltage by 90˚

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Which of the following is not considered a physical factor affecting resistance?

Length

Material type

Temperature

Cross-sectional

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For a series circuit, the higher the quality factor

The greater the bandwidth

The narrower the passband

The broader the resonance curve

The wider the passband

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In an inductive coil, the rate of rise of current is maximum