# 75+ Single Phase Series Circuits and Parallel Network Questions

1. In a parallel circuit, we consider _____________ instead of impedance.

a) Resistance

b) Capacitance

c) Inductance

d) Admittance**Answer: d**

2. In a parallel circuit, we consider admittance instead of _________

a) Resistance

b) Capacitance

c) Inductance

d) Impedance**Answer: d**

3. Which, among the following is the correct expression for impedance?

a) Z=Y

b) Z=1/Y

c) Z=Y^{2}

d) Z=1/Y^{2}**Answer: b**

4. Which, among the following is the correct expression for admittance?

a) Y=Z

b) Y=1/Z

c) Y=Z^{2}

d) Y=1/Z^{2}**Answer: b**

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5. What is the unit of admittance?

a) ohm

b) henry

c) farad

d) ohm^{-1}**Answer: d**

6. As the impedance increases, the admittance ____________

a) Increases

b) Decreases

c) Remains the same

d) Becomes zero**Answer: b**

7. if the impedance of a system is 4 ohm, calculate its admittance.

a) 0.25 ohm^{-1}

b) 4 ohm^{-1}

c) 25 ohm^{-1}

d) 0.4 ohm^{-1}**Answer: a**

8. The admittance of a system is 10 ohm^{-1}, calculate its impedance.

a) 10 ohm

b) 0.1 ohm

c) 1 ohm

d) 1.1 ohm**Answer: b**

9. In A parallel circuit, with any number of impedances, The voltage across each impedance is?

a) equal

b) divided equally

c) divided proportionaly

d) zero**Answer: a**

10. In a parallel circuit, current in each impedance is_____________

a) equal

b) different

c) zero

d) infinite**Answer: b**

11. From the given circuit, find the value of I_{R}.

a) 0

b) V/I

c) V/R

d) Cannot be determined**Answer: c**

12. What is the relation between I_{R} and V in the following circuit?

a) I_{R} leads V

b) I_{R} lags V

c) I_{R} and V are in phase

d) No relation**Answer: c**

13. What is the expression for the current in the inductor from the following circuit?

a) V/I

b) V/X_{L}

c) 0

d) Cannot be determined**Answer: b**

14. What is the phase relation between I_{L} and V from the following circuit?

a) I_{L} lags V

b) I_{L} leads V

c) I_{L} and V are in phase

d) No relation**Answer: a**

15. Find the expression for the current I from the given circuit.

a) I=I_{C}

b) I=I_{R}

c) I=I_{C}+I_{R}

d) I=0**Answer: c**

16. Find the total current if I_{C}=2A and I_{R}=5A.

a) 3A

b) -3A

c) 7A

d) 10A**Answer: c**

17. Find the value of I_{R} if I=10A and I_{C}=8A.

a) 5A

b) 18A

c) 12A

d) 2A**Answer: d**

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18. Find the value of IL if I_{C}=10A and I_{R}=6A.

a) 4A

b) 18A

c) 12A

d) 2A**Answer: a**

19. What is the expression for the current in the capacitor from the following circuit?

a) V/C

b) V/I

c) 0

d) V/X_{C}**Answer: d**

20. What is the phase relation between I_{C} and V from the following circuit?

a) I_{C} lags V

b) I_{C} leads V

c) I_{C} and V are in phase

d) No relation**Answer: b**

21. In an impedance parallel network, the reactive component will ____________ the voltage by 90 degrees.

a) Lead

b) Lag

c) Either lead or lag

d) Depends on the circuit**Answer: c**

22. In an impedance parallel network, the reactive component will either lead or lag the voltage by _________ degrees.

a) 0

b) 90

c) 45

d) 180**Answer: b**

23. In an impedance parallel network, the reactive component will either lead or lag the ________ by 90 degrees.

a) Voltage

b) Current

c) Either voltage or current

d) Cannot be determined**Answer: a**

24. The reactive component in an impedance parallel circuit leads the voltage when the current _________ the voltage.

a) Leads

b) Lags

c) Either leads or lags

d) Cannot be determined**Answer: a**

25. The active component in an impedance parallel circuit will __________ the voltage.

a) Leads

b) Lags

c) Be in phase with

d) Either leads or lags**Answer: c**

26. The phase difference between the active component of an impedance parallel circuit and the voltage in the network is __________

a) 0

b) 90

c) 180

d) 360**Answer: a**

27. The quadrature component is also known as?

a) Active component

b) Reactive component

c) Either active or reactive component

d) Neither active nor reactive component**Answer: b**

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28. Find the expression for the current I from the given circuit.

a) I=I_{L}

b) I=I_{R}

c) I=I_{L}+I_{R}

d) I=0**Answer: c**

29. Find the value of I_{R} if I=10A and I_{L}=8A.

a) 5A

b) 18A

c) 12A

d) 2A**Answer: d**

30. Find the total current if I_{L}=2A and I_{R}=8A.

a) 3A

b) -3A

c) 7A

d) 10A**Answer: d**

31. Inductor does not allow sudden changes in?

a) Voltage

b) Current

c) Resistance

d) Inductance**Answer: b**

32. Inductance is _____________________ to number of turns in the coil.

a) directly proportional

b) inversely proportional

c) equal

d) not related**Answer: a**

33. Choke involve use of _____________

a) Resistor

b) Capacitor

c) Inductor

d) Transistor**Answer: c**

34. What is the value of current in an inductive circuit when there is no applied voltage?

a) Minimum

b) Maximum

c) Zero

d) Cannot be determined**Answer: b**

35. What is the current in an inductive circuit when the applied voltage is maximum?

a) Infinity

b) Maximum

c) Zero

d) Cannot be determined**Answer: c**

36. In an inductive circuit, the voltage_______ the current?

a) Leads

b) Lags

c) Is greater than

d) Is less than**Answer: a**

37. In an inductive circuit, the current________ the voltage?

a) Leads

b) Lags

c) Is greater than

d) Is less than**Answer: b**

38. In which device inductor cannot be used?

a) filter circuit

b) transformer

c) choke

d) dielectric**Answer: d**

39. A resistance of 7 ohm is connected in series with an inductance of 31.8mH. The circuit is connected to a 100V 50Hz sinusoidal supply. Calculate the current in the circuit.

a) 2.2A

b) 4.2A

c) 6.2A

d) 8.2A**Answer: d**

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40. A resistance of 7 ohm is connected in series with an inductance of 31.8mH. The circuit is connected to a 100V 50Hz sinusoidal supply. Calculate the phase difference.

a) -55.1

b) 55.1

c) 66.1

d) -66.1**Answer: a**

41. A resistance of 7 ohm is connected in series with an inductance of 31.8mH. The circuit is connected to a 100V 50Hz sinusoidal supply. Calculate the voltage across the resistor.

a) 31.8V

b) 57.4V

c) 67.3V

d) 78.2V**Answer: b**

42. A resistance of 7 ohm is connected in series with an inductance of 31.8mH. The circuit is connected to a 100V 50Hz sinusoidal supply. Calculate the voltage across the inductor.

a) 52V

b) 82V

c) 65V

d) 76V**Answer: b**

43. A resistance of 7 ohm is connected in series with an inductance of 31.8mH. The circuit is connected to a x V 50Hz sinusoidal supply. The current in the circuit is 8.2A. Calculate the value of x.

a) 10V

b) 50V

c) 100V

d) 120V**Answer: c**

44. Which, among the following, is the correct expression for φ.

a) φ=tan^{-1} (XL/R)

b) φ=tan^{-1} (R/XL)

c) φ=tan^{-1} (XL*R)

d) φ=cos^{-1} (XL/R)**Answer: a**

45. For an RL circuit, the phase angle is always ________

a) Positive

b) Negative

c) 0

d) 90**Answer: b**

46. What is φ in terms of voltage?

a) φ=cos^{-1}V/VR

b) φ=cos^{-1}V*VR

c) φ=cos^{-1}VR/V

d) φ=tan^{-1}V/VR**Answer: c**

47. What is sinϕ from impedance triangle?

a) X_{L}/R

b) X_{L}/Z

c) R/Z

d) Z/R**Answer: b**

48. What is the resonance frequency of ac circuit?

a) 1/√LC

b) √(L/C)

c) √LC

d) LC**Answer: a**

49. What is impedance at resonance?

a) maximum

b) minimum

c) zero

d) cannot be determined**Answer: b**

50. What is the value of impedance at resonance?

a) X_{L}

b) X_{C}

c) R

d) 0**Answer: c**

51. What is φ in terms of voltage?

a) φ=cos^{-1}V/V_{R}

b) φ=cos^{-1}V*V_{R}

c) φ=cos^{-1}V_{R}/V

d) φ=tan^{-1}V/V_{R}**Answer: c**

52. What is tanϕ for RC circuit?

a) X_{C}/R

b) X_{L}/R

c) R/Z

d) Z/R**Answer: a**

53. What is the resonance condition?

a) When X_{L}>X_{C}

b) When X_{L}<X_{C}

c) When X_{L}=X_{C}

d) When X_{C}=infinity**Answer: c**

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54. What is the frequency in resonance condition?

a) Minimum

b) Maximum

c) Cannot be determined

d) Zero**Answer: b**

55. Can capacitor fully charge using alternating current?

a) yes

b) no

c) may or may not

d) depend on value of capacitance**Answer: a**

56. What is the resistance offered by a capacitor?

a) Susceptance

b) Conductance

c) Admittance

d) Reactance**Answer: d**

57. The combination of resistance and reactance known as ___________

a) Susceptance

b) Impedance

c) Conductance

d) Admittance**Answer: b**

58. What is the relation between reactance, resistance and impedance?

a) Z=R+jX

b) Z=R+X

c) Z=R-X

d) Z=R-jX**Answer: a**

59. What is the real part of the impedance of RLC circuit?

a) Resistance

b) Conductance

c) Admittance

d) Reactance**Answer: a**

60. What is imaginary part of the impedance of RLC circuit?

a) Resistance

b) Conductance

c) Admittance

d) Reactance**Answer: d**

61. Which type of current can be stored in a capacitor?

a) Alternating current

b) Direct current

c) Both alternating current and direct current

d) Neither alternating current nor direct current**Answer: b**

62. If in an alternating current circuit, resistance is 5 ohm, capacitive reactance is 12 ohm, what is the impedance?

a) 5 ohm

b) 10 ohm

c) 12 ohm

d) 13 ohm**Answer: d**

63. If in an alternating current circuit, impedance is 26 ohm, capacitive reactance is 24 ohm, what is the resistance?

a) 25 ohm

b) 10 ohm

c) 12 ohm

d) 23 ohm**Answer: b**

64. If in an alternating current circuit, capacitance of 30 µF is connected to a supply of 200V,50Hz. Find the current in the circuit.

a) 1.38 A

b) 1.89 A

c) 1.74 A

d) 0.89 A**Answer: a**

65. If in an alternating current circuit, capacitance C is connected to a supply of 200V,50Hz. Current in the circuit is 1.89 A. Find the capacitance C.

a) 30 µF

b) 20 µF

c) 10 µF

d) 15 µF**Answer: a**

66. In ac circuit, resistance 5 ohm is connected with capacitor having capacitive reactance 12 ohm. Supply of 260 V is connected to the circuit. Calculate the current in the circuit.

a) 40 A

b) 10 A

c) 20 A

d) 30 A**Answer: c**

67. In ac circuit, resistance 5 ohm is connected with capacitor having capacitive reactance 12 ohm. Supply of 260 V is connected to the circuit. Calculate the voltage across resistance.

a) 300 V

b) 200 V

c) 240 V

d) 100 V**Answer: d**

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68. In ac circuit, resistance 5 ohm is connected with a capacitor having capacitive reactance 12 ohm. Supply of 260 V is connected to the circuit. Calculate the voltage across a capacitor.

a) 300 V

b) 200 V

c) 240 V

d) 100 V**Answer: c**

69. Find the total voltage applied in a series RLC circuit when i=3mA, V_{L}=30V, V_{C}=18V and R=1000 ohms.

a) 3.95V

b) 51V

c) 32.67V

d) 6.67V**Answer: b**

70. In an RLC circuit, which of the following is always used as a vector reference?

a) Voltage

b) Resistance

c) Impedance

d) Current**Answer: a**

71. In an RLC circuit, the power factor is always ____________

a) Positive

b) Negative

c) Depends on the circuit

d) Zero**Answer: c**

72. In an RLC series phasor, we start drawing the phasor from which quantity?

a) Voltage

b) Resistance

c) Impedance

d) Current**Answer: d**

73. What is the correct expression for the phase angle in an RLC series circuit?

a) φ=tan^{-1}(X_{L}-X_{C})/R

b) φ=tan^{-1} (X_{L}+X_{C})/R

c) φ=tan(X_{L}-X_{C})/R

d) φ=tan^{-1} (X_{L}-X_{C})**Answer: a**

74. When is tanφ positive?

a) When inductive reactance is less than capacitive reactance

b) When inductive reactance is greater than capacitive reactance

c) When inductive reactance is equal to capacitive reactance

d) When inductive reactance is zero**Answer: b**

75. When is tanφ negative?

a) When inductive reactance is less than capacitive reactance

b) When inductive reactance is greater than capacitive reactance

c) When inductive reactance is equal to capacitive reactance

d) When inductive reactance is zero**Answer: a**

76. Which of the following is not ac waveform?

a) sinusoidal

b) square

c) constant

d) triangular**Answer: c**

77. What is not a frequency for ac current?

a) 50 Hz

b) 55 Hz

c) 0Hz

d) 60 Hz**Answer: c**

78. Which type of ac waveform is given in figure?

a) sinusoidal

b) triangular

c) square

d) complex waveform

View Answer

Answer: a

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