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

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.

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.

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

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.

Description : The unit of magnetic flux is?

Last Answer : The unit of magnetic flux is weber.

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.

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

Description : Flux density formula

Last Answer : Flux density formula

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)

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

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

Description : How does a Magnetic Compass Work?

Last Answer : How does a Magnetic Compass Work? A compass is one of the simplest tools available, and is extremely practical. A compass is a device that shows the direction of north. Before GPS and other ... has to be allowed to move frictionlessly. Almost any resistance will stop the magnet from turning north.

Description : Magnetic and Non-magnetic Materials

Last Answer : We have now looked at a number of ways in which matter can be grouped, such as into metals, semi-metals and non-metals; electrical conductors and insulators, and thermal conductors and insulators. ... information must be stored, in computers and TV's, as well as in generators and electric motors.

Description : State the material used for making (1) Magnetic Core (2) Fuse element

Last Answer : The material used for making of:  (1) Magnetic Core : Iron, cobalt, Nickel, CRGO, HRGO , silicon steel  (2) Fuse Element: Tin- lead wire, Tinned copper wire

Description : Electro Magnetic Induction

Last Answer : Electro Magnetic Induction

Description : Explain with neat diagram series and parallel magnetic circuits.

Last Answer : Series magnetic circuit: When different magnetic materials having different lengths, cross sectional areas and permeability are connected one after another, in which same flux is established in different sections, then it is called series ... flux, Φ = Φ1 + Φ2  Path 1: BAFE  Path 2: BACD

Description : Important Terms in Magnetic Circuit

Last Answer : Important Terms in Magnetic Circuit

Description : Magnetic Circuit and its Analysis

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Description : A magnetic circuit has effective iron length of 100 cm and it is wound with 800 turns of wire carries 1 A. Find the magnetic field strength.

Last Answer : magnetic field strength

Description : Define magnetic permeability. State and explain the factors affecting permeability of magnetic materials

Last Answer : Permeability : The capability of the magnetic material to conduct the magnetic flux is known as permeability. Permeability and hysteresis loss are inversely related to each other. Factors ... impurities affect the geometric pattern of the crystals and are harmful to the magnetic property.

Description : What arc the errors occurring in measuring devices due to stray magnetic field and temp '? Explain how to compensate them.

Last Answer : 1. Error due to stray magnetic fields-   Main magnetic field gets disturbed by external magnetic fields known as stray magnetic fields.  2. Compensation technique   To avoid this error, ... resistance alloy having a negligible resistance temp coefficient in the ratio of 1:10 for pressure coil

Description : Explain magnetic effect employed in measuring instrument.

Last Answer : Magnetic Effect:  I) In PMMC meters:  ➢ When a current is passed through a conductor, magnetic field is produced round the conductor. Due to this field when current ... field it experiences a mechanical force.  Examples: Electrodynamometer type instruments, Induction type instrument.

Description : Derive an expression for energy stored in a magnetic field .

Last Answer : Expression for energy stored in a magnetic field: The energy is stored in magnetic field when current increases and return back when the current decreases. At instant t' seconds after closer of switch ... energy absorbed by the magnetic field when current increases from 0 to I amperes

Description : What is magnetic hysteresis? What is the cause of hysteresis?

Last Answer : Magnetic hysteresis: When a magnetic material is subjected to cycle of magnetization, it is found that flux density (B) in the material lags behind applied magnetizing force (H). This ... the movement of orientation, due to which the flux density lags behind the magnetic field intensity.

Description : Define magnetic lines of force. Also draw and show magnetic lines of force of a bar type magnet.

Last Answer : Magnetic Lines of force- These are the imaginary lines (having no physical existence) introduced by Faraday for the pictorial representation of the distribution of a magnetic field.  OR  A line of ... that the tangent at any point gives direction of the resultant force at that point.

Description : Classify magnetic materials and explain in brief.

Last Answer : .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { ... the absence of external magnetic field. Following are the ferromagnetic materials: Iron, Cobalt, Nickel.

Description : Compare electric and magnetic circuit.

Last Answer : Comparison between Magnetic and Electric Circuits

Description : Define magnetic field strength and state its unit.

Last Answer : Magnetic field strength is the force experienced by a unit N-pole when placed at any point in a magnetic field is known as magnetic field strength or magnetizing force. Magnetising force or magnetic field ... unit of length is metre. So the unit of magnetic field strength is ampere turns per metre.

Description : Define magnetic lines of force. Show the magnetic lines of force for bar type magnet.

Last Answer : Magnetic linens of force is the imaginary lines for magnetic field of magnet around it. These magnetic lines of forces are introduced by Michael Faraday. The direction of lines of force is from N-pole to S-pole. The figure shows lines of force for bar type magnet.

Description : The magnetic susceptibility of paramagnetic material is: A) Less than zero B) Less than one but positive C) Greater than one D) Equal to zero

Last Answer : The magnetic susceptibility of paramagnetic material is: Less than one but positive

Description : Magnetic circuit breakers use _________ A) Permanent magnets B) Earth magnets C) Solenoid D) All the above

Last Answer : Magnetic circuit breakers use Solenoid

Description : What is the SI unit for magnetic reluctance? A) Ampere B) Ampere-turns per weber C) Henry D) None of these

Last Answer : What is the SI unit for magnetic reluctance? A) Ampere B) Ampere-turns per weber C) Henry D) None of these

Description : Which of the following laws relates the magnetic field to the magnitude, direction, length, and proximity of the electric current? A) Lenz’s law B) Faraday’s law C) Biot–Savart law D) None of these

Last Answer : Which of the following laws relates the magnetic field to the magnitude, direction, length, and proximity of the electric current? A) Lenz’s law B) Faraday’s law C) Biot–Savart law D) None of these

Description : The magnetic permeability of a diamagnet is _________ A) More than that of vacuum B) Same as that of vacuum C) Less than that of vacuum D) 3.14 times that of vacuum

Last Answer : The magnetic permeability of a diamagnet is Less than that of vacuum

Description : The magnetic neutral plane shifts in a dc machine (A) in the direction of motion of motor (B) in the direction of motion of generator (C) due to increase in the field flux (D) cause reduction of flash over between commutator segments

Last Answer : The magnetic neutral plane shifts in a dc machine in the direction of motion of generator

Description : Which of the following statements is not characteristic of a static magnetic field? (A) It is solenoidal. (B) It is conservative. (C) It has no sinks or sources. (D) Flux lines are always closed.

Last Answer : Which of the following statements is not characteristic of a static magnetic field? (A) It is solenoidal. (B) It is conservative. (C) It has no sinks or sources. (D) Flux lines are always closed.

Description : In a magnetic material hysteresis loss takes place primarily due to?

Last Answer : In a magnetic material hysteresis loss takes place primarily due to it high retentivity.

Description : A material for good magnetic memory should have?

Last Answer : A material for good magnetic memory should have high retentivity.