# Electrical Circuit Practice Quiz 08 Welcome to ECE Board Exam Practice Quiz for Electrical Circuit. This set of practice quiz 8 will test your competence on the theories, concepts and problem solving involving Electrical Circuit. The objectives and goals of this quiz is to help engineering students familiarize concepts and theories as well as develop problem solving skills when answering questions related to the Electrical Circuit.

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Choose the letter of the best answer in each questions.

A capacitor consists of two
Conductors only
Dielectric only
Conductors separated by a dielectric
Dielectric separated by a conductor

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In an ac wave, 30 degrees of phase is ______ of a cycle.
½
1/12
1/3
1/30

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The Q-factor of a parallel resonant circuit is also known as
Voltage magnification factor
Current magnification factor
Gain magnification factor
Resonance magnification factor

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The temperature coefficient of resistance of electrolytes is
Negative
Positive
Zero
Infinite

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Refers specifically to steady state values of quantities in ac circuits which are complex numbers.
Domain
Scalar quantity
Vector quantity
Phasor quantity

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The electric field strength between capacitor plates has a unit of
Volts per meter
Volts per mil
Amperes per meter
Amperes per mil

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Which of the following is a way of decreasing mutual inductance?
Moving the coils closer
Moving the coils apart
Decreasing the number of turns of either coil
Increasing the number of turns of either coil

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What maximum voltage can be applied across the capacitor for very short period of time?
Working voltage
Surge voltage
Stray voltage
Peak voltage

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For a triangular and sawtooth waveform the rms voltage or current equals
0.707 times peak value
0.577 times peak value
0.577 times average value
0.707 times rms value

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When frequency of an ac wave decreases, the value of XL in a coil
Approaches zero
Gets larger positively
Gets larger negatively
Stays constant

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Capacitance increase with
Larger plate area and less distance between plates
Larger plate area and greater distance between plates
Smaller plate area and less distance between plates
Higher values of applied voltage

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The usual load of a dc circuit is a/an
Resistor
Capacitor
Inductor
Both inductor and capacitor

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For a series AC circuit, _________ is not used as a reference phasor.
Voltage
Impedance
Current
Conductance

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A capacitance of 0.05 μF equals
0.05 x 10^6 F
0.05 x 10^-6 F
0.05 x 10^-12 F
0.05 x 10^12 F

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The factor 0.707 for converting peak to rms applies only to
Square waves
Triangle waves
Sawtooth waves
Sine waves

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Which of the following materials has the lowest dielectric strength?
Glass
Paper
Mica
Teflon

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The curve between current and frequency is termed as
Voltage curve
Gain curve
Power curve
Resonance curve

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What can be used to estimate resonant frequency and to find reactance at any frequency for any value of capacitor or inductor?
Smith chart
Reactance chart
Impedance chart
Resonance chart

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Liquids that are good conductors because of ionization are called
Electrolytic
Bases
Acid
Electrolytes

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Which of the following capacitors is suitable for dc filter circuits?
Mica
Ceramic
Paper
Electrolytic

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The capacitor opposes any change in voltage across it by
Passing a voltage proportional to the rate of change of current
Acting as a short circuit at time equal to zero
Passing a current proportional to the rate of change of voltage
Acting as a short circuit at time equal to infinity

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A term used to express the amount of electrical energy stored in electrostatic field.
Joules
Coulombs
Watts
Electron-volt

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What is the reciprocal of capacitance?
Reluctance
Susceptance
Elastance
Conductance

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Which of the following is a preferred resistor value?
520
47
43,000
54,321

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In a complex resistance-reactance plane, XL is represented
By an axis opposite the R axis
By an axis perpendicular to the XC axis
By an axis opposite the XC axis
By an axis parallel to the R axis

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