# If load on a d.c. shunt motor is increased, its speed is decreased due primarily to?

If load on a d.c. shunt motor is increased, its speed is decreased due primarily to?

If load on a d.c. shunt motor is increased, its speed is decreased due primarily to decrease in back e.m.f.

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Last Answer : If the speed of a D.C. shunt motor is increased, the back e.m.f. of the motor will increase.

Description : Why does the speed of a DC shunt motor decrease as the load increases?

Last Answer : Because if the load is increasing then the torque must also be increase. If not then the speed of motor will decrease.

Description : With the increase in load on a d.c. shunt motor, speed of the motor (a) increases proportionately (b) remains constant (c) increase slightly (d) reduces slightly

Last Answer : With the increase in load on a d.c. shunt motor, speed of the motor reduces slightly.

Description : Why shouldn’t a DC shunt motor start on the heavy load setting?

Last Answer : A series motor never started at no load and a shunt motor is never started at on load.

Description : What will happen when a DC shunt motor is started with a load?

Last Answer : Starting current will be very high so motor will take more current from supply. It may damage the armature winding.

Description : To conduct load test on a dc shunt motor, it is coupled to a generator which is identical to the motor. The field of the generator is also connected to the same supply source as the motor. The armature of generator is ... value of this load resistance is  (A) 1.0 (B) 0.98 (C) 0.96 (D) 0.94

Last Answer : To conduct load test on a dc shunt motor, it is coupled to a generator which is identical to the motor. The field of the generator is also connected to the same supply source as the motor. ... obtain rated armature current in both motor and generator. The p.u value of this load resistance is 0.96

Last Answer : If a D.C. shunt motor is working at full load and if shunt field circuit suddenly opens this will make armature to take heavy current, possibly burning it.

Last Answer : As the load is increased the speed of D.C. shunt motor will reduce slightly.

Description : A shunt d.c. motor works on a.c. mains?

Last Answer : A shunt d.c. motor works on a.c. mains unsatisfactorily.

Description : A 220 V shunt motor develops a torque of 54 N-m at armature current of 10 A. The torque produced when the armature current is 20 A, is?

Last Answer : Armature torque, Ta=PØZIa/2πA So Ta1/Ta2=Ia1/Ia2 Ta2=Ta1*Ia2/Ia1        =54*20/10         =108

Description : Unlike a shunt motor, it is difficult for a series motor to stall under heavy loading because?

Last Answer : Unlike a shunt motor, it is difficult for a series motor to stall under heavy loading because it develops high overload torque.

Description : As compared to shunt and compound motors, series motor has the highest torque because of its comparatively .......... at the start.

Last Answer : As compared to shunt and compound motors, series motor has the highest torque because of its comparatively stronger series field at the start.

Description : A d.c. shunt motor is found suitable to drive fans because they require?

Last Answer : A d.c. shunt motor is found suitable to drive fans because they require small torque at start up, large torque at high speeds.

Description : If the field circuit of a loaded shunt motor is suddenly opened?

Last Answer : If the field circuit of a loaded shunt motor is suddenly opened circuit breaker or fuse will open the circuit before too much damage is done to the motor.

Last Answer : In a manual shunt motor starter over load relay is connected in series and no volt relay in parallel with the load.

Description : If field current is decreased in shunt dc motor, the speed of the motor (a) remains same. (b) increases. (c) decreases. (d) none of the above.

Description : A dc series motor driving and electric train faces a constant power load. It is running at rated speed and rated voltage. If the speed has to be brought down to 0.25 p.u. the supply voltage has to be approximately brought down to  (A) 0.75 p.u (B) 0.5 p.u (C) 0.25 p.u (D) 0.125 p.u

Last Answer : A dc series motor driving and electric train faces a constant power load. It is running at rated speed and rated voltage. If the speed has to be brought down to 0.25 p.u. the supply voltage has to be approximately brought down to 0.5 p.u

Description : The dc motor, which can provide zero speed regulation at full load without any controller is  (A) series (B) shunt (C) cumulative compound (D) differential compound

Last Answer : The dc motor, which can provide zero speed regulation at full load without any controller is shunt

Description : When load is removed, .......... motor will run at the highest speed.

Last Answer : When load is removed, series motor will run at the highest speed.

Description : Under constant load conditions, the speed of a d.c. motor is affected by?

Last Answer : Under constant load conditions, the speed of a d.c. motor is affected by field flux.

Last Answer : The speed of a D.C. shunt motor can be increased by increasing the resistance in field circuit.

Description : The length cf air gap to be provided in ______ is primarily determined by power factor consideration. (a) d.c. series motor . (b) d.c. shunt motor (c) induction motor (d) synchronous motor

Last Answer : (c) induction motor

Description : Neglecting saturation, if current taken by a series motor is increased from 10 A to 12 A, the percentage increase in its torque is ........ percent

Last Answer : Neglecting saturation, if current taken by a series motor is increased from 10 A to 12 A, the percentage increase in its torque is 44 percent

Description : The speed of a d.c. shunt motor at no-load is (A) 5 to 10% (B) 15 to 20% (C) 25 to 30% (D) 35 to 40% higher than its speed at rated load.

Last Answer : (A) 5 to 10%

Last Answer : The speed of a D.C. shunt motor more than its full-load speed can be obtained by decreasing the field current.

Description : As load is added to a shunt motor, the motor will _________. A. speed up B. continue to operate at the same speed C. slow down slightly D. stop

Description : A d.c. shunt motor runs at no load speed of 1140 r.p.m. At full load, armature reaction weakens the main flux by 5% whereas the armature circuit voltage drops by 10%. The motor full load speed in r.p.m. is (A) 1080 (B) 1203 (C) 1000 (D) 1200

Description : A dc shunt generator has a speed of 800 rpm when delivering 20 A to the load at the terminal voltage of 220V. If the same machine is run as a motor it takes a line current of 20A from 220V supply. The speed of ... . (B) more than 800 rpm. (C) less than 800 rpm. (D) both higher or lower than 800 rpm.

Last Answer : (C) less than 800 rpm.

Description : A 240 V, dc shunt motor draws 15 A while supplying the rated load at a speed of 80 rad/s. The armature resistance is 0.5 W and the field winding resistance is 80 W. The net Voltage across armature resistance at the time of plugging will be

Last Answer : A 240 V, dc shunt motor draws 15 A while supplying the rated load at a speed of 80 rad/s. The armature resistance is 0.5 W and the field winding resistance is 80 W. The net Voltage across armature resistance at the time of plugging will be 474 V

Description : The no load speed of a d.c. shunt motor is 1140 rpm. At full load, the armature reaction weakens the main flux by 5% whereas the armature circuit voltage drops by 10%. The motor full load speed in rpm will be: (A) 1080 (B) 1203 (C) 1000 (D) 1200

Last Answer : The no load speed of a d.c. shunt motor is 1140 rpm. At full load, the armature reaction weakens the main flux by 5% whereas the armature circuit voltage drops by 10%. The motor full load speed in rpm will be: 1080

Description : The d.c. series motor should never be switched on at no load because?

Last Answer : The d.c. series motor should never be switched on at no load because the speed becomes dangerously high.

Description : Between no-load and full-load, .......... motor develops the least torque.

Description : If the load current and flux of a d.c. motor are held constant and voltage applied across its armature is increased by 10 per cent, its speed will?

Last Answer : If the load current and flux of a d.c. motor are held constant and voltage applied across its armature is increased by 10 percent, its speed will increase by about 10 percent.

Description : D.C. motor is to a drive a load which is almost nil for certain part of the load cycle and peak value for short duration. We will select the?

Last Answer : D.C. motor is to a drive a load which is almost nil for certain part of the load cycle and peak value for short duration. We will select the compound motor.

Description : D.C. motor is to drive a load which has certain minimum value for most of the time and some peak value for short duration. We will select the?

Last Answer : DC motor mostly preferred is DC series motor becaus the load is continuous for a long time

Last Answer : D.C. shunt motors are used for driving machine tools.

Description : If the pole flux of a d.c. motor approaches zero, its speed will?

Last Answer : If the pole flux of a d.c. motor approaches zero, its speed will approach infinity.

Description : If a unloaded shunt motor's field were weakened by rheostat resistance or by an open circuit, the motor would _________. A. overspeed due to reduced CEMF B. stop because of low flux C. continue to run at base speed D. slow down and overheat

Description : The chief advantage of Ward-Leonard system D.C. motor speed control is that is  1. Can be used even for small motors 2. has high overall efficiency at all speeds 3. Gives smooth, sensitive and wide speed control 4. Uses a flywheel to reduce fluctuations in power demand

Last Answer : The chief advantage of Ward-Leonard system D.C. motor speed control is that is Gives smooth, sensitive and wide speed control

Description : A loss of field excitation to an AC generator while operating in parallel will cause it to ____________. A. absorb more and more load due to decreased armature reaction B. lose its load due to ... polarity D. lose its load, begin to motorize, trip out on reverse power relay, and possibly overspeed

Description : If the excitation of an alternator operating in parallel is decreased below normal, its _____________. A. power factor will change in the lagging direction B. power factor will change in the leading direction C. ampere load will be greatly increased D. kilowatt load will be greatly decreased

Description : An increase in the amount of current flow through the armature of a shunt motor is the final result of a/an _____________. A. increase in the load on the motor B. decrease in the load on the motor C. increase in counter EMF D. decrease in armature torque

Description : An open armature connection in a DC propulsion motor could be caused by ____________. A. low-load operation B. clogged ventilation ducts C. sparking at the brushes D. a grounded shunt field coil

Description : Regenerative braking (A) Can be used for stopping a motor. (B) Cannot be easily applied to DC series motors. (C) Can be easily applied to DC shunt motors (D) Cannot be used when motor load has overhauling characteristics.

Last Answer : Ans: B Because reversal of Ia would also mean reversal of field and hence of Eb

Last Answer : If a D.C. shunt motor is working at no load and if shunt field circuit suddenly opens this will result in excessive speed, possibly destroying armature due to excessive centrifugal stresses.

Description : Under certain circumstances, the gut may become a source of sepsis and serve as the motor of systemic inflammatory response syndrome. Microbial translocation is the process by which microorganisms ... intestinal mucosal permeability c. Decreased host defense mechanisms d. Lack of enteral feeding

Last Answer : Answer: a, b, c, d 99 Translocation is promoted in three general ways: 1) altered permeability of the intestinal mucosa as caused by shock, sepsis, distant injury, or cell toxins; 2) ... trauma patient d. Fifty percent of non-nitrogen caloric requirements should be provided in the form of fat

Description : The air gap provided in induction motors should be checked periodically with a feeler gage to detect an unequal air gap and _____________. A. decreased motor magnetizing current B. hysteresis loses C. increased power factor D. mechanical damage to the rotor