# If the load current and flux of a d.c. motor are held constant and voltage applied ...

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?

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.

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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

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

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

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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.

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

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