# Minimum voltage regulation occurs when the power factor of the load is?

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Minimum voltage regulation occurs when the power factor of the load is?

Minimum voltage regulation occurs when the power factor of the load is leading.

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Description : A transformer has negative voltage regulation when its load power factor is   (1) Zero (2) Unity (3) Leading (4) Lagging

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Description : Negative voltage regulation is indicative that the load is?

Last Answer : Negative voltage regulation is indicative that the load is capacitive.

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Description : A zener voltage regulator has load requirements of 12 V and 2 A. The zener diode minimum current requirement is 0.2 A. The minimum voltage at input is 24 V. What is the required value of series resistance with source? A) 5.45 Ω B) 6 Ω C) 7.2 Ω D) 6.38 Ω

Last Answer : A zener voltage regulator has load requirements of 12 V and 2 A. The zener diode minimum current requirement is 0.2 A. The minimum voltage at input is 24 V. What is the required value of series resistance with source? A) 5.45 Ω B) 6 Ω C) 7.2 Ω D) 6.38 Ω

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Description : A good voltage regulation of a transformer means?

Last Answer : A good voltage regulation of a transformer means output voltage fluctuation from no load to full load is least.

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Description : Power station having Load factor = 70%, capacity factor = 50%, used factor = 60%, maximum demand = 20MW then annual energy production is  (1) 122.8 GWh (2) 198.55 GWh (3) 128.2 GWh (4) 188.82 GWh

Last Answer : Power station having Load factor = 70%, capacity factor = 50%, used factor = 60%, maximum demand = 20MW then annual energy production is 122.8 GWh

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Description : In a synchronous generator delivering lagging power factor load  (1) the excitation emf leads terminal voltage by the power angle (2) the excitation emf lags terminal voltage by the power angle (3) ... by the power factor angle (4) excitation emf lags the terminal voltage by the power factor angle

Last Answer : In a synchronous generator delivering lagging power factor load the excitation emf leads terminal voltage by the power angle

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Last Answer : The power factor of a single phase load can be calculated if the instruments available are three ammeters or three voltmeters.

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Last Answer : Load factor of a power station is generally less than unity.

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Description : If the load of the normally excited synchronous motor is increased the power factor will?

Last Answer : If the load of the normally excited synchronous motor is increased the power factor will become lagging.

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Description : The synchronous motor which works on leading power factor and does not drive any mechanical load is called?

Last Answer : The synchronous motor which works on leading power factor and does not drive any mechanical load is called synchronous condenser.

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Description : Define load and line regulation.

Last Answer : 1. Load regulation : The load regulation indicates how much the load voltage changes when the load current changes. The load regulation is defined as:  % Load regulation = (VNL-VFL) / VFL *100  ... the power supply. A well-regulated power supply can have a line regulation of less than 0.1%.

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Description : Identify the increasing order of voltage regulation of the following dc generators a same load :  (A) differential compound, shunt and under compound  (B) shunt, differential compound and ... C) under compound, shunt and differential compound  (D) shunt, under compound and differential compound

Last Answer : Identify the increasing order of voltage regulation of the following dc generators a same load : under compound, shunt and differential compound

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Description : In an alternator at lagging power factor the generated voltage per phase as compared to that at unity power factor?

Last Answer : In an alternator, at lagging power factor the generated voltage per phase as compared to that at unity power factor must be more than terminal voltage.

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Description : An SSB transmitter produces a peak-to-peak voltage of 200 V across a 100 Ω antenna load. What is the Peak Envelope Power? A) 49.98 W B) 79.98 W C) 99.96 W D) 199.93 W

Last Answer : An SSB transmitter produces a peak-to-peak voltage of 200 V across a 100 Ω antenna load. What is the Peak Envelope Power? A) 49.98 W B) 79.98 W C) 99.96 W D) 199.93 W

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Last Answer : The voltage regulation in magnetic amplifier type voltage regulator is effected by varying the reactance.

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Description : what is the minimum voltage required to turn on a diode ?

Last Answer : 0.7 v sil and 0.3 v for gr

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Description : In a given transformer for a given applied voltage, losses which remain constant irrespective of load changes are?

Last Answer : In a given transformer for a given applied voltage, losses which remain constant irrespective of load changes are hysteresis and eddy current losses.

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Description : Classify hydro-electric power plants according to water flow regulation and explain in brief.

Last Answer : Classification of hydro-electric power plants according to water flow regulation of water flow:-  1. Large reservoir power plant 2. Run-off river (ROR) power plant with poundage 3. Run-off River ... depends upon rate of flow of water Initial cost is less Its purpose is to generate electricity.

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Description : State the effects of low power factor on efficiency and voltage regulation of short transmission lines.

Last Answer : i) Effect of Low power factor on efficiency:- When power factor of load reduces current drawn by transmission line increases so copper losses in transmission line increases, hence transmission ... increases, so voltage drop in transmission line increases so regulation increases. (Become Poor)

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Description : For optimum generator scheduling for different power plants, the minimum fuel cost is obtained when

Last Answer : For optimum generator scheduling for different power plants, the minimum fuel cost is obtained when The incremental fuel cost of each plant multiplied by the penalty factor is the same

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Description : The maximum load that a power transformer can carry is limited by its?

Last Answer : The maximum load that a power transformer can carry is limited by its voltage ratio.

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Description : Load factor is the  (1) Ratio of maximum load on the station to sum of consumer's maximum load.  (2) Ratio of average demand to maximum demand.  (3) Factor used for increasing load.  (4) Reciprocal of (1).

Last Answer : Load factor is the Ratio of average demand to maximum demand.

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Description : The load duration curve for unity load factor will be of  (1) Rectangular shape (2) Triangular shape (3) L -shape (4) I -shape

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Description : In order to have a lower cost of electrical energy generation the load factor  (1) and the diversity factor should be low (2) should be low but the diversity factor should be high (3) should be high but the diversity factor should be low (4) and the diversity factor both should be high

Last Answer : In order to have a lower cost of electrical energy generation the load factor and the diversity factor both should be high

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Last Answer : In two part tariff, variation in load factor will affect operating or running charges.

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Last Answer : High load factor indicates total plant capacity is utilised for most of the time.

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Last Answer : A transformer can have regulation closer to zero on leading power factor.

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Description : A ferro resonant transformer regulation is also known as?

Last Answer : A ferro resonant transformer regulation is also known as constant current transformer.

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Description : A 3-phase voltage source inverter operates in 180° conduction mode with a star connected resistive load. If input dc voltage is 100 V, then the peak to peak output line voltage is :

Last Answer : A 3-phase voltage source inverter operates in 180° conduction mode with a star connected resistive load. If input dc voltage is 100 V, then the peak to peak output line voltage is : 200 V

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Last Answer : In a level compounded D.C. generator, full load terminal voltage is equal to no-load terminal voltage.

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Last Answer : In over compounded generator, full load terminal voltage is more than no load terminal voltage.

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Last Answer : The standard full-load power factor ratings for synchronous motors are unity or 0.8 leading.

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Description : Define line regulation and load regulation.

Last Answer : Load regulation is the ability of the power supply to maintain its specified output voltage over changes in the load. Line regulation is the ability of the power supply to maintain its specified output voltage over changes in the input line voltage.

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Description : The following formula is correct:  (A) Load factor=Average load for a period/ Peak load for the same period  (B) Load factor=Average load for a period x Peak load for the same period  (C) Load factor=Average load for a period + Peak load for the same period  (D) All of the above

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Description : The maximum constant load torque under which a synchronous motor will pull into synchronism at rated rotor supply voltage and frequency is known as?

Last Answer : The maximum constant load torque under which a synchronous motor will pull into synchronism at rated rotor supply voltage and frequency is known as pull-in torque.

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Description : State why nuclear power plants are used as base load plants and diesel power plants as a peak load plant.

Last Answer : 1. Because of following points Nuclear power plant used as base load power plant:-  1. Nuclear power plants is very economical for producing bulk amount of electric power 2. Nuclear power plant is reliable ... . The plants can be put on load easily. 4. Diesel engines take less time to make OFF.

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Description : Generally in a power system network, the load is represented as a :  (A) Constant power in both load flow study and in stability study  (B) Constant power in load flow study and constant ... impedance in load flow study  (D) Constant impedance in both load flow study and in stability study

Last Answer : Generally in a power system network, the load is represented as a : Constant power in load flow study and constant impedance in stability study

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Description : In tuned power lines, on load :  (A) the receiving end voltage is numerically equal to the sending end voltage  (B) the receiving end current is numerically equal to the sending end current  (C) there is no voltage drop  (D) all the above

Last Answer : In tuned power lines, on load :  (A) the receiving end voltage is numerically equal to the sending end voltage  (B) the receiving end current is numerically equal to the sending end current  (C) there is no voltage drop  (D) all the above

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Description : Load compensation in power systems is a process to :  (A) Maintain better voltage profile (B) Increase short circuit capacity of the system (C) Generate required harmonics for loads like arc furnaces (D) Compensate for the line reactance

Last Answer : Load compensation in power systems is a process to : Maintain better voltage profile

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Description : A 3 -phase, fully controlled, converter is feeding power into a DC load at a constant current of 150 A, the rms value of the current flowing through each thyristor of the converter is

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Description : The power consumed by a balanced 3-ph load is measured by two-wattmeter method. The meter readings are 8 kW and 4 kW. The power factor of the load is (A) zero (B) 0.5 (C) between zero and 0.5 (D) between 0.5 and unity

Last Answer : The power consumed by a balanced 3-ph load is measured by two-wattmeter method. The meter readings are 8 kW and 4 kW. The power factor of the load is between 0.5 and unity

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Description : The synchronous motor will develop maximum power when the load angle is?

Last Answer : The synchronous motor will develop maximum power when the load angle is 900.

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Description : What is meant by Power factor?

Last Answer : Ans. Power factor means ratio of true power to apparent power. It is cosine of phase angle between voltage and current. Its value is 1 for Unity P.F. Loads, 0 to 1 lagging for inductive loads and o to 1 leading for capacitive loads.

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Description : Briefly explain how the power factor of an inductive circuit can be improved.

Last Answer : As we know that power factor should be corrected to ensure that the current supplied is cost friendly. Meaning the power factor should be around one but not greater than one(0.8-0.9) in a ... an inductive circuit due to the inductive reactance which oppose the change of current in the ac circuit.