# The gravity controlled instrument has crowded scale because current is proportional to?

The gravity controlled instrument has crowded scale because current is proportional to sine of deflection angle.

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Last Answer : If an instrument has cramped scale for larger values, then it follows logarithmic law.

Description : The ratio of maximum displacement deviation to full scale deviation of the instrument is called?

Last Answer : The ratio of maximum displacement deviation to full scale deviation of the instrument is called linearity.

Last Answer : The scale of a rectifier instrument is linear.

Description : Eddy current damping cannot be used for moving iron instrument because

Last Answer : Eddy current damping cannot be used for moving iron instrument because the presence of a permanent magnet required for such purpose would affect the deflection and hence the reading of the instrument

Last Answer : The disc of an instrument using eddy current damping should be of conducting and non-magnetic material.

Description : A current controlled voltage source is equivalent to :  (A) series voltage feed -back amplifier (B) shunt current feed -back amplifier (C) shunt voltage feed -back amplifier (D) series current feed -back amplifier

Last Answer : A current controlled voltage source is equivalent to : shunt voltage feed -back amplifier

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

Description : When the firing angle a of a single-phase, fully controlled rectifier feeding constant direct current into a load is 30°, the displacement power factor of the rectifier is

Last Answer : When the firing angle a of a single-phase, fully controlled rectifier feeding constant direct current into a load is 30°, the displacement power factor of the rectifier is √3/2

Last Answer : No, IGBT is not the current controlled device. IGBT is a voltage controlled device. IGBT have combine qualities of MOSFET and BJT. The high switching speed of MOSFET and low conduction losses of BJT. Also, IGBT which stands for Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistor have high input impedance.

Last Answer : In  BJT  there  is  movement  of   electrons  and  holes   accros  the  junctions  which  is  basicaly  current  flow.

Description : An instrument which detects electric current is known as?

Last Answer : An instrument which detects electric current is known as galvanometer.

Description : For orchid owners, how have you dealt with scale and sticky honey dew on a dendrobium orchid?

Last Answer : answer:I take it is caused by aphids? Can you get some lady bugs? Put it outside and let some lady bugs loose. Sounds like it may be greenfly, one website suggested this: Sulphur/fatty acids, insecticidal soap, Dimethoate, Malathion

Description : How to Calibrate a Scale

Last Answer : How to Calibrate a Scale Weighing scales are used for various tasks, but for it to be kept in top working condition, calibrating it on a regular basis is very important. Most scales usually come with ... accurate all the time. As long as you stick to these steps, calibrating them will be very easy.

Description : A Pyrheliometer is an instrument to measure :  (A) temperature of solar photovoltaic cell  (B) intensity of direct solar radiation at normal incidence  (C) intensity of indirect solar radiation  (D) efficiency of a solar photovoltaic cell

Last Answer : A Pyrheliometer is an instrument to measure : intensity of direct solar radiation at normal incidence

Description : In a PMMC instrument, the damping provided is :  (A) air damping (C) eddy current damping (B) fluid damping (D) magnetic damping using a magnet

Last Answer : In a PMMC instrument, the damping provided is : eddy current damping

Description : A PMMC instrument has FSD of 100 μA and a coil resistance of 1 kΩ. To convert the instrument into an ammeter with full scale deflection of 100 mA, the required shunt resistance is (A) 1 Ω (B) 1.001 Ω (C) 0.5 Ω (D) 10 Ω

Last Answer : A PMMC instrument has FSD of 100 μA and a coil resistance of 1 kΩ. To convert the instrument into an ammeter with full scale deflection of 100 mA, the required shunt resistance is 1.001 Ω

Description : Identify the instrument that does not exist (A) Dynamo-meter type ammeter (B) Dynamo-meter type wattmeter (C) Moving-iron voltmeter (D) Moving-iron wattmeter

Last Answer : Identify the instrument that does not exist (A) Dynamo-meter type ammeter (B) Dynamo-meter type wattmeter (C) Moving-iron voltmeter (D) Moving-iron wattmeter

Last Answer : Instrument transformers are potential transformers, current transformers.

Last Answer : The rectifier instrument is not free from frequency error.

Last Answer : A multirange instrument has multiple shunt or series resistances inside the meter.

Last Answer : A moving iron instrument can be used for both D.C. and A.C.

Last Answer : In a portable instrument, the controlling torque is provided by spring.

Last Answer : The pointer of an indicating instrument should be very light.

Last Answer : Meggar is an instrument which measures the insulation resistance of an electric circuit relative to earth and one another.

Last Answer : A moving-coil permanent-magnet instrument can be used as flux-meter by eliminating the control springs.

Last Answer : A moving-coil permanent-magnet instrument can be used as ammeter by using a low resistance shunt.

Last Answer : MOSFET  are voltage controlled devices.

Last Answer : BJT is current controlled device.

Description : Why do we call the theory of gravity a theory and not a law?

Last Answer : I’ve always heard it referred to as the law of gravity.

Description : If we were to take all of the humans on Earth and tape them together, creating one big ball, how strong will our gravity be?

Last Answer : Depends on the kind of tape being used.

Description : If photons have no mass, why are they affected by gravity? (Strange Universe series)

Last Answer : answer:Perhaps the conditional is dependent upon having an anti particle, of which the photon has none, allowing it to be simultaneously both wave and particle. But that hypothesis would be ... which creates the gravity lens. Could be a unique property of not having an antiparticle counterpart.

Description : What would you do if you could control gravity?

Last Answer : I would fly over a group of pigeons….

Description : GRAVITY FACTS

Last Answer : Around the Hudson Bay in Quebec, Canada, there is less gravity than on most of the other parts of Earth. In the movie Apollo 13, the zero-gravity scenes are real. The crew filmed about four hours ... If Jupiter had more gravity when the solar system was created, it could have become a second sun.

Description : Define centroid and centre of gravity.

Last Answer : Centroid: It is defined as the point through which the entire area of a plane figure is assumed to act, for all positions of the lamina. e. g. Triangle, Square.  Centre of Gravity: It is defined as ... of the body is assumed to act, irrespective of the position of a body. e.g. Cone, Cylinder.

Description : Write one advantage and one disadvantage each for spring control method and gravity control method.

Last Answer : Advantages of Spring Control Method: 1) The spring-controlled meters may be used in any position. 2) In some instruments, springs can be used as current leads. 3) As springs are light in weight ... only. 2) Scale is non-uniform. 3) Control weights add to the weight of instrument.

Description : The center of gravity of a triangle lies at the point of?

Last Answer : The center of gravity of a triangle lies at the point of concurrence of the medians.

Description : Center of gravity of a thin hollow cone lies on the axis at a height of?

Last Answer : Center of gravity of a thin hollow cone lies on the axis at a height of one-third of the total height above base.

Description : Center of gravity of a solid cone lies on the axis at the height?

Last Answer : Center of gravity of a solid cone lies on the axis at the height one-fourth of the total height above base.

Description : The center of gravity of a uniform lamina lies at?

Last Answer : The center of gravity of a uniform lamina lies at the mid point of its axis.

Description : State classification of Phase controlled rectifiers.

Last Answer : Classification of phase controlled rectifiers:

Description : Application one lamp controlled from two places

Last Answer : Application one lamp controlled from two places: 1. For Stair case wiring 2. Hospital Wiring ( For operating the lamp in room and nursing station) 3. Bedroom Lighting.

Description : Single-phase mid-point controlled rectifier with RL load

Last Answer : Single-phase mid-point controlled rectifier with RL load : The circuit configuration of single-phase midpoint controlled rectifier is shown in the figure. During positive half-cycle of ... some part of next positive half-cycle of voltage with reversed polarity can appear across load.

Description : Single-phase Midpoint controlled rectifier with Resistive load

Last Answer : Single-phase Midpoint controlled rectifier with Resistive load:  1) During positive half cycle of AC supply, a is positive with respect to b , this makes T1 forward biased and T2 is reverse ... voltage reverses the polarity and T2 is turned off. The operation is as shown in waveforms.

Description : Give the operation of single phase full wave bridge controlled converter with RL load with a neat diagram. Also draw its waveform.

Last Answer : Single phase fully control bridge converter with RL load: 1. During positive half cycle of input voltage, T1 and T2 are forward biased and during negative half cycle, T3 and T4 are forward biased. Therefore, T1-T2 ... cycle till the firing of next pair of SCRs as shown in the waveform.

Description : Draw a neat diagram of 1Ф half wave controlled converter with RL load. Give its operation.

Last Answer : Single phase fully controlled half wave converter:  The circuit diagram of single-phase half-wave controlled rectifier with RL load and without freewheeling diode is shown in Fig. (a). The SCR T is ... , when again pulse is applied, the SCR is turned on & the above cycle is repeated.

Description : How are nuclear reactors controlled? Explain two different methods in brief.

Last Answer : Nuclear reactor is controlled using control rods: Control rods are made up of very high neutron absorbing material like boron, cadmium. By adjusting height of control rods on reactor core ... of nuclear reaction will increase. Whereas by pushing control rod towards the core it will reduce.

Description : The speed of a three-phase induction motor is controlled by variable voltage variable frequency control (i.e. keeping V/f constant). As the frequency is reduced, the slip at maximum torque  (1) Decreases (2) Increases (3) Remains constant (4) None of the above

Last Answer : The speed of a three-phase induction motor is controlled by variable voltage variable frequency control (i.e. keeping V/f constant). As the frequency is reduced, the slip at maximum torque Increases

Description : A 230 V, 50 Hz phase controlled single-phase full-controlled SCR bridge converter draws 15 A constant dc current. If the source inductance is 3 mH, the drop in dc output voltage is (A) 4.5 V (B) 6.75 V (C) 9 V (D) 13.5 V

Last Answer : A 230 V, 50 Hz phase controlled single-phase full-controlled SCR bridge converter draws 15 A constant dc current. If the source inductance is 3 mH, the drop in dc output voltage is 9 V

Description : In voltage source converter based HVDC transmission system the active power is controlled by changing (A) phase angle of the converter ac input voltage (B) supply frequency of the converter ac input voltage (C) magnitude of the converter ac input voltage (D) DC voltage at the inverter terminals

Last Answer : In voltage source converter based HVDC transmission system the active power is controlled by changing phase angle of the converter ac input voltage

Description : For a 15-bus power system with 3 voltage controlled buses, the size of Jacobian matrix is

Last Answer : For a 15-bus power system with 3 voltage controlled buses, the size of Jacobian matrix is 25 x 25