# The path of magnetic flux in a transformer should have?

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The path of magnetic flux in a transformer should have?

The path of magnetic flux in a transformer should have low reluctance.

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Description : Define the following terms: i) Magnetic flux density, ii) Reluctance, iii) Magneto-motive force, iv) Permeance.

Last Answer : (i) Magnetic flux density (B): It is the magnetic flux per unit area measured at right angles to the flux path. (Its unit is weber/m2 or tesla).  (ii) Reluctance: It is the ... flux to set up through it and it is reciprocal of reluctance. Permeance = 1/ Reluctance. Unit: weber/ampere.

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Description : Give the relation between magnetic field strength, magnetic flux density and permeability.

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Description : Define magnetic flux density and state its formula.

Last Answer : The magnetic flux per unit area is called as magnetic flux density. Magnetic flux density is denoted by B. The formula for magnetic flux density is Weber per metre square or Tesla. Mathematically ... the unit of magnetic flux density is Weber per metre square which is also called as Tesla.

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Description : Which of the following is a unit of magnetic flux? A) Weber B) Maxwell C) Both A and B D) None of these

Last Answer : Which of the following is a unit of magnetic flux? A) Weber B) Maxwell C) Both A and B D) None of these

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Description : The property of a material which opposes the creation of magnetic flux in it is known as?

Last Answer : The property of a material which opposes the creation of magnetic flux in it is known as reluctance.

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Description : The unit of magnetic flux is?

Last Answer : The unit of magnetic flux is weber.

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Description : Explain the electrical losses of magnetic materials used for the cores of inductors and transformer.

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Description : What is the permissible flux density in case of cold rolled grained oriented steel?

Last Answer : The permissible flux density in case of cold rolled grained oriented steel is 1.7 Wb/m2.

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Description : 68 The path of a magnetic flux in a transformer should have A. High resistance B. High reluctance C. Low resistance D. Low reluctance

Last Answer : D. Low reluctance

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Last Answer : The use of higher flux density in the transformer design reduces weight per kVA.

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Last Answer : The leakage flux in a transformer depends upon load current.

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Last Answer : Power on primary and secondary side of transformer A. Remains Approximately constant B. Are always different C. Is always 100kVA D. None of these

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Description : Flux density formula

Last Answer : Flux density formula

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Description : Define the following terms and state their units: (i) Luminous intensity, (ii) Luminous flux

Last Answer : i) Luminous intensity: This is defined as the luminous flux emitted into a solid angle of space in a specific direction. Its unit is the candela.  OR  The luminous flux per unit solid angle ( ... energy radiated by the light source in all direction. The unit of luminous flux is lumen (lm)

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Description : Describe the concept of leakage flux, useful flux and fringing with neat diagram.

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Description : Define useful flux, leakage flux and fringing.

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Description : Explain the leakage flux and its effect with the help of neat diagram.

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Description : In an induction motor if the flux density is reduced to one-half, of its normal value then the torque will  (1) reduce to one-half (2) reduce to one-fourth (3) remain unchanged (4) increase four times

Last Answer : In an induction motor if the flux density is reduced.to one-half, of its normal value then the torque will reduce to one-fourth

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Description : In a synchronous machine, if the field flux axis ahead of the armature field axis in the direction of rotation, the machine is operating as  (1) synchronous motor (2) synchronous generator (3) asynchronous motor (4) asynchronous generator

Last Answer : In a synchronous machine, if the field flux axis ahead of the armature field axis in the direction of rotation, the machine is operating as synchronous generator

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Description : It is possible to increase the field flux and, at the same time, increase the speed of a d.c. motor provided its .......... is held constant.

Last Answer : It is possible to increase the field flux and, at the same time, increase the speed of a d.c. motor provided its armature current is held constant.

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Last Answer : Interpole flux should be sufficient to neutralise both the armature reaction flux as well as commutating e.m.f. induced in the coil.

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Last Answer : If B is the flux density, I the length of conductor and v the velocity of conductor, then induced e.m.f. is given by Blv.

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Last Answer : Flux density is denoted by B. And it is given as B = flux/ area Where, the unit of flux is Weber and unit of area is meter square. So the unit of flux density is weber per meter square which is also called as Tesla.

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Description : Those magnetic materials are best suited for making armature and transformer cores which have____permeability and_______hystersis loss.

Last Answer : Those magnetic materials are best suited for making armature and transformer cores which have high permeability and low hystersis loss.

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Description : 27] In a transformer, the leakage flux of each winding is proportional to the current in that winding because A. Ohm's law applies to magnetic circuits B. Leakage paths do no saturate C. the two windings are electrically isolated D. mutual flux is confined to the core

Last Answer : B. Leakage path do not saturate

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Last Answer : Greater the secondary leakage flux less will be the secondary induced e.m.f.

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Description : 43 The purpose of providing an iron core in a transformer is to A.Provide support to windings B. Reduce hysteresis loss C. decrease the reluctance of the magnetic path D. reduce eddy current losses

Last Answer : C. Decrease the reluctance of the magnetic path

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Description : Explain the effect of Harmonics on the Transformer.

Last Answer : Effect of Harmonics on the Transformer:  1. Core loss: Harmonic voltage increases the hysteresis and eddy current losses in the lamination. The amount of the core loss depends on ... small core vibrations.  5. Saturation problem: Sometimes additional harmonic voltage causes core saturation.

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Description : List two special feature of welding transformer.

Last Answer : Special features of welding transformer: i) It is a step down transformer that reduces the source voltage to a voltage desired according to the demands of the welding process. ii) Having large primary turns and less ... V ii) Secondary voltage - 40 to 60 V iii) Secondary current - 200 to 600 A

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Description : State two applications of isolation transformer

Last Answer : Applications of isolation transformer: i) Isolates the load equipment from supply ground: ii) Reduction of voltage spikes iii) It acts as a decoupling device. iv) Protects loads from harmonic distortion.

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Description : State why a transformer always have an efficiency of more than 90%.

Last Answer : As transformer is static device with no moving parts, the losses due to friction & windage are completely absent. Hence transformer has efficiency of more than 90%.

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Description : Equivalent circuit of transformer

Last Answer : Equivalent Circuit Diagram of Transformer Referred to Primary: V1 -Primary Input voltage I1 - Input Current I0- Exciting current/ No load current Im- Magnetizing component ... equivalent of secondary terminal voltage ZL- Load impedance ZL ′- Primary equivalent of load impedance

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Description : Single phase transformer

Last Answer : Single phase Transformer Transformer

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Description : What is the use of transformer?

Last Answer : The use of transformer  is to do lower or raise  the voltage or currents in an electrical  circuit.  That's quite so simple.

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Description : Write about transformer on DC.

Last Answer : Transformer on DC : Transformer cannot work on DC. Transformer works on electromagnetic induction principle. Electromagnetic induction principle means when flux linking with coil changes and EMF induced in it ... winding insulation will burn. https://youtu.be/TVp_0fIfxqY

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Description : Even at no-load, a transformer draws current from the mains. Why?

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Description : State and justify which of the following two transformers is better:  Transformer A = 4% voltage regulation  Transformer B = 6% voltage regulation

Last Answer : Transformer A with 4% voltage regulation is better.  Justification: Voltage regulation refers to the percentage change in secondary voltage when load is changed from no-load to full-load with primary voltage ... 4% voltage regulation, which is less as compared to 6% of transformer B, it is better.

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Description : State any four characteristics of core type transformer.

Last Answer : Characteristics of core type transformer: i) It has one window. ii) It has one magnetic circuit. iii) Core surrounds the winding. iv) Average length of core is more. v) Area of cross ... Better cooling for winding. vii) Mechnical strength is comparatively less. viii) Repair and maintenance is easy.

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Description : Explain construction and working of single phase Auto transformer.

Last Answer : Construction of single phase auto transformer: (i) It has only one winding wound on a laminated circular magnetic core. (ii) The core is made of silicon steel stampings. (iii) The two terminals of the ... help of handle. 5) The same transformer can be used as step-up or step down auto-transformer

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Last Answer : The purpose of providing an iron core in a transformer is to decrease the reluctance of the magnetic path.

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Last Answer : In the transformer low voltage winding has got more cross-sectional area.

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Last Answer : A transformer cannot raise or lower the voltage of a D.C. supply because Faraday's laws of electromagnetic induction are not valid since the rate of change of flux is zero.

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Last Answer : Primary winding of a transformer could either be a low voltage or high voltage winding.

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Last Answer : High voltage winding in a transformer has more number of turns.

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Last Answer : The efficiency of a power transformer is of the order of 98 percent.

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Last Answer : The no load current in a transformer lags behind the applied voltage by an angle of about 75°.