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Choose the letter of the best answer in each questions.

In adding or subtracting phasor quantities, ________ form is the most convenient.

Polar

Rectangular

Trigonometric

Exponential

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Which of the following is a disadvantage of a wire-wound resistor?

It has reactance in radio-frequency circuits

It cannot handle much power

It draws a large amount of current

It cannot handle high voltage

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Which of the following has negative temperature coefficient?

Carbon

Nickel

Brass

Constantan

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When the power factor of a circuit is zero,

Power absorbed is maximum

Power absorbed is minimum

Power absorbed is zero

The impedance is minimum

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If voltage across the plates of 2 F capacitor is increased by 4 V, then charge on the plates will

Decrease by 2 C

Increase by 2 C

Decrease by 4 C

Increase by 4 C

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What is the most convenient way of achieving large capacitance?

By using multi-plate construction

By using air as dielectric

By decreasing distance between plates

By using dielectric of low permittivity

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For a carbon composition resistor, typical resistance values range from

2.7 Ω to 22 MΩ

1000 Ω to 10000 Ω

10 Ω to 10 MΩ

2.7 Ω to 2.7 GΩ

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Which of the following does not generally affect the value of a capacitor?

The dielectric material used

The surface area of the plates

The thickness of the dielectric

The voltage applied to the plate

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The power factor of a circuit is equal to

RZ

XC/Z

XL/Z

R/Z

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What increases the resistance of wire at high frequencies?

Temperature

Voltage

Skin effect

Insulation

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The presence of an electric current is made known by

Electric shock

Effects produced

Magnetic shock

Flashing

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In an ac circuit, the power dissipated as heat depends on

Impedance

Capacitive reactance

Resistance

Inductive reactance

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Which of the following is also known as anti-resonant circuit?

Parallel resonant circuit

Series resonant circuit

Tuned circuit

Tank circuit

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If one resistance in a series connection is open, then

The current is zero in all the other resistances

The current is maximum in all the other resistances

The voltage is zero across the open resistance

The voltage is infinite across the open resistance

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The mutual inductance between two coils is ________ the reluctance of magnetic path.

Directly proportional to

Inversely proportional to

Independent to

Equal to

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For greater accuracy, the value of phase angle θ should be determined from

Cos θ

Tan θ

Sin θ

Sec θ

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An impedance given by 90∠-45˚ is a/an __________ impedance.

Inductive

Conductive

Resistive

Capacitive

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The wavelength of an alternating waveform depends upon the _______ of the variation.

Period

Number

Frequency

Amplitude

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The power factor of a certain circuit in which the voltage lags behind the current is 80%. To increase the power to 100%, it is necessary to add ________ to the circuit.

Inductance

Capacitance

Resistance

Impedance

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If a multi-plate capacitor has 10 plates, each of area 10 cm^{2}, then

10 capacitors will be in parallel

10 capacitors will be in series

9 capacitors will be in parallel

9 capacitors will be in series

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What is the rms value of a square wave?

Equals its peak value

Equals its peak-to-peak value

Peak divided by square root of two

Peak divided by pi

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Barium-strontium titanite dielectric material is also called

Ceramic

Polyster

Electrolytic

Bakelite

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For a linear circuit, _______ voltage or current is used to calculate average power.

RMS

Peak

Average

Instantaneous

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The distance between the capacitor plates increases two times, then its capacitance