# The apparent power drawn by an A.C. circuit is 10 kVA and active power is 8 kW. The reactive power in the circuit is?

The apparent power drawn by an A.C. circuit is 10 kVA and active power is 8 kW. The reactive power in the circuit is?

The apparent power drawn by an A.C. circuit is 10 kVA and active power is 8 kW. The reactive power in the circuit is 6 kVAR.

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Description : The ratio of active power to apparent power is known as____ factor.

Last Answer : The ratio of active power to apparent power is known as power factor.

Description : Active power and apparent power are represented by?

Last Answer : Active power and apparent power are represented by kW and kVA.

Description : The input of an A.C. circuit having power factor of 0.8 lagging is 40 kVA The power drawn by the circuit is?

Last Answer : The input of an A.C. circuit having power factor of 0.8 lagging is 40 kVA The power drawn by the circuit is 32 kW.

Description : The product of apparent power and cosine of the phase angle between circuit voltage and current is?

Last Answer : In parllpar reasonans RLC circuit the current is

Description : Use Voltmeter, ammeter, wattmeter to determine active, reactive and apparent power consumed in given R-L series circuit, draw phasor diagram.

Last Answer : Practical Significance In the industry environment Electrical Engineering diploma graduate are expected to measure basic parameters like voltage, frequency, time period etc. for R-L series circuits. Therefore ... /varying L. 7. Draw the phasor diagram for each of reading for verification.

Description : Define active circuit and passive circuit.

Last Answer : Active circuit: Active Circuit is one which contains at least one source of e.m.f. or energy, is called active circuit.  Passive Circuit: Passive Circuit is one which does not contain any source of e.m.f. or energy in it, is called passive circuit.

Description : In an A.C. circuit power is dissipated in?

Last Answer : In an A.C. circuit power is dissipated in resistance only.

Description : Pure inductive circuit takes power from the A.C. line when?

Last Answer : It takes power when voltage decreases and current increases.

Description : Why are generators rated in kVA not in kW ?

Last Answer : Because It's rating of generator kva is apparent power. Kw is active power which we use. And one is kvar reactive power.

Description : What is difference between KW and KVA?

Last Answer : kW is kilowatt and kVA is kilovolt ampere. kW is unit of real power and kVA is unit of Apparent power.

Description : In an AC. circuit, a low value of kVAR compared with kW indicates?

Last Answer : In an AC. circuit, a low value of kVAR compared with kW indicates high power factor.

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 : List any two methods of reactive power measurement in 3 phase circuit.

Last Answer : Methods of reactive power measurement in 3 phase circuit: (i) Two single phase wattmeter method (ii) One single phase wattmeter method

Description : The kVA rating of Three-phase transformer with Voltage = 200V and Current = 100A will be :  (A) 34.64 kVA (B) 75 kVA (C) 20 kVA (D) None of the above

Last Answer : The kVA rating of Three-phase transformer with Voltage = 200V and Current = 100A will be : 34.64 kVA

Description : Why Transformer rating is given in kVA?

Last Answer : Because of core losses and iron losses as core losses are measured in amps and cu losses in voltage ....this is definatly reason for the rating Or kVA is the unit for apparent power. Apparent ... shift between voltage and current). So a transformer has to be rated (and selected) by apparent power.

Description : Define kVA rating of transformer.

Last Answer : kVA rating of transformer is defined as the product of voltage (V) and current (I) on primary side of transformer or secondary side of transformer divided by 1000. On both side the VA rating remains ... Mathematically kVA rating is given by, kVA rating of transformer = V1I1/1000 =V2I2/1000

Description : A 40 kVA transformer has a core loss of 400 W and a full load copper loss of 800 W. The proportion of full load at maximum efficiency is

Last Answer : A 40 kVA transformer has a core loss of 400 W and a full load copper loss of 800 W. The proportion of full load at maximum efficiency is 0.707

Description : What is meant by KVA?

Last Answer : KVA - kilo volt ampere  Used to specify the transformer details

Description : A parallel AC. circuit in resonance will?

Last Answer : A parallel AC. circuit in resonance will have a high impedance.

Description : In any A.C. circuit always?

Last Answer : In any A.C. circuit always apparent power is more than actual power.

Description : All the rules and laws of D.C. circuit also apply to A.C. circuit containing?

Last Answer : All the rules and laws of D.C. circuit also apply to A.C. circuit containing resistance only.

Description : Can you apply Thevenin's theorem in an AC circuit?

Last Answer : It  can  be  applied  to  AC  circuits

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.

Description : State maximum power transfer theorem for DC circuit.

Last Answer : Maximum power transfer theorem for DC circuit: The maximum power transfer theorem states that the source or a network transfers maximum power to load only when the load resistance is equal ... removed (disconnected) ii) All internal independent sources are replaced by their internal resistances.

Description : The power factor of a D.C. circuit is always?

Last Answer : The power factor of a D.C. circuit is always unity.

Description : The power factor at resonance in R-L- C parallel circuit is?

Last Answer : since a rlc circuit at resonance behaves like a pure resistive circuit, i.e there is no phase difference between current and voltage, hence the power factor is unity.

Description : Power factor of an inductive circuit is usually improved by connecting capacitor to it in?

Last Answer : Power factor of an inductive circuit is usually improved by connecting capacitor to it in parallel.

Description : Power factor of an electrical circuit is equal to?

Last Answer : Power factor of an electrical circuit is equal to R/Z, cosine of phase angle difference between current and voltage, kW/kVA.

Description : What is the power factor of purely resistive circuit.

Last Answer : Unity that is 1

Description : What is drive circuit in power electronics?

Last Answer : Driver is used for Motion Control through the use of power electronics.

Description : Explain working of static AC circuit breaker.

Last Answer : Static AC Circuit breaker: The circuit configuration of static AC circuit breaker using SCR is shown in the figure. When switch S' is closed, the SCRs T1 and T2 are fired in positive ... non-availability of gate current. Thus the maximum time delay for breaking the circuit is one half-cycle.

Description : Explain working of AC circuit breaker using SCR with circuit diagram.

Last Answer : AC Circuit Breaker:  The circuit configuration of static AC circuit breaker using SCR is shown in the figure. When switch S' is closed, the SCRs T1 and T2 are fired in positive ... to non-availability of gate current. Thus the maximum time delay for breaking the circuit is one half-cycle.

Description :  An AC supply of 230 V is applied to a half-wave rectifier circuit through a transformer having primary to secondary turn’s ratio 12:1. The peak inverse voltage is A) 8.62 V B) 12 V C) 19.17 V D) 27.11 V

Last Answer :  An AC supply of 230 V is applied to a half-wave rectifier circuit through a transformer having primary to secondary turn’s ratio 12:1. The peak inverse voltage is A) 8.62 V B) 12 V C) 19.17 V D) 27.11 V

Description : An unshielded moving iron voltmeter is used to measure the voltage in an AC circuit. The stray DC magnetic field having a component along the axis will be  (1) unaffected (2) decreased (3) increased (4) either decreased or increased depending on the direction of the DC field

Last Answer : An unshielded moving iron voltmeter is used to measure the voltage in an AC circuit. The stray DC magnetic field having a component along the axis will be either decreased or increased depending on the direction of the DC field

Description : What is the purpose of a capacitor in an AC circuit?

Last Answer : Every AC supply is not ideal AC it contains DC component so to provide restriction to DC component in supply we have to use Capacitor

Description : Write example of each type (i) Primary transducer (ii) Active transducer (iii) Electrical transducer (iv) Digital transducer

Last Answer : (i) Active transducer:-Thermocouple, piezoelectric, photovoltaic cell (ii) Primary transducer:- Bourdon tube, bellows, (iii) Electrical transducer.:- LVDT,RVDT, Hall effect, strain gauge, ... , optical pyrometer, radiation pyrometer (iv) Digital transducer:- Linear Encoder, digital taco generator

Description : Define following networks (i) Active (ii) Passive (iii) Unilateral (iv) Bilateral.

Last Answer : An element capable of giving out power or energy to some external device is called an active element. e.g. battery, generator etc. An element which is not an active element and capable of ... : A network consisting of only passive elements i.e. no active element, is called passive network.

Description : In a pure resistive circuit, the average power Pavg is ______ the peak power Pmax. (1) Double (2) One-half of (3) One-fourth (4) Equal to

Last Answer : In a pure resistive circuit, the average power Pavg is One-half of the peak power Pmax.

Description : A snubber circuit is connected to the power semiconductor device to reduce the (A) turn-on time (B) turn-off time (C) electrical stresses (D) thermal resistance

Last Answer : A snubber circuit is connected to the power semiconductor device to reduce the electrical stresses

Last Answer : Air blast circuit breakers for 400 kV power system are designed to operate in 50 millisecond.

Description : How do you find power in a circuit?

Last Answer : Power can be find in a circuit by the means of meters .if an individual want to check for a power in a circuit he/she Calabria the meters on a high voltage range and put the meters Lee in parallel with the circuit he /she will know the amount of power within that circuit .

Description : Why is AC better for long distance power transmission than DC ?

Last Answer : ac is more economical to transmit for long distances . wires can be made smaller by step up transformer .. since major cost are wires to transmit .. then at the end of distance step down transformer is used for commercial use.

Description : Is the power line voltage available in our homes a dc or an ac voltage?

Last Answer : The power line voltage available in our homes is AC. Mobile dwellings are the most commonly DC-supplied homes and even then they tend to include AC supply for heavier loads.

Description : What is the symbol for AC power?

Last Answer : If you need to measure alternating current in a circuit, different multimeters have different symbols to measure it (and the corresponding voltage), usually "ACA" and "ACV," or "A" and "V" with a squiggly line (~) next to or above them.

Description : What do you mean by active filter? State its advantages over passive filter . Define pass band & stop band with respect to filter.

Last Answer : Active Filter: Active Filter is formed by using active element along with the passive components.  Advantages of Active filter over Passive filter: High value of pass band gain can be obtained. It is ... pass band.  Stop Band Filter: The frequency range which is attenuated is known as stop band.

Description : Differentiate between active and passive transducers

Last Answer : Active Transducer:- A transducer which do not requires external energy source to convert signal from one form to another. Active transducers passes gain. e.g. Thermometer,Thermocuople, bourdon tubes, ... other form. Passive transducer passes loss. e.g. Thermistor, strain gauges, LVDT etc .

Description : What is active and passive network?

Last Answer : Active network is a network which contain one or more than one EMF source. An active network consists of an active element like battery or transistor. Passive network is a ... contain any source of energy. Passive network consists of passive element like resistance, inductance and capacitance.

Last Answer : BJT control the flow of electron so it is a active device.

Description : AC power plugs and sockets

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Description : AC power

Last Answer : Ac power is in sinusoidal wave form .Alternating current pulsating sinusoidally that is positive half cycle and negative half cycle.