3 of 16The maximum power developed by asynchronous motor is a function of whichof the above?a.
1 and 2b.
1 and 3c.
2 and 3d.
1, 2 and 314.
When a 3–phase alternator is suddenlyshort–circuited at its terminals, the initialvalue of the short–circuit current is limitedby which one of the following ?a.
Subtransient reactance x”
Transient reactance x’
Synchronous reactance x
Sum of x”
Which one of the following methods givesmore accurate result for determination of voltage regulation of an alternator?a.
Synchronous impedance methodc.
Potier triangle methodd.
American Institution Standard method16.
Which one of the following statements iscorrect?In a salient pole synchronous machine theair gap isa.
uniform under the whole pole shoeb.
least under the middle of the pole shoeand increases outwardsc.
largest under the middle of the poleshoe and decreases outwardsd.
least at one end of the pole shoe andincreases to the maximum Value at theother end17.
Which one of the following is not anecessary condition to be satisfied forsynchronising an incoming alternator to analready operating alternator?a.
Same voltage magnitudeb.
Same prime mover speedd.
Same phase sequence18.
Which one of the following statements iscorrect?A smaller air gap in a polyphase inductionmotor helps toa.
reduce the chances of crawlingb.
increase the starting torquec.
reduce the chance of coggingd.
reduce the magnetizing current19.
Which one of the following statements iscorrect?In an induction motor, if the air gap isincreased,a.
its speed will reduceb.
its efficiency will improvec.
its power factor will reduce itsbreakdown torque will reduce20.
Which one of the following statements iscorrect?In a 3–phase induction motor, the torquedeveloped is maximum when the rotorcircuit resistance per phase is equal toa.
rotor leakage reactance per phase atstandstillb.
slip times the rotor leakage reactanceper phase at standstillc.
stator resistance per phased.
stator leakage reactance per phase21.
The supply voltage to an induction motoris reduced by 10%. By what percentage,approximately, will the maximum torquedecrease?a.
Consider the following curveWhich of the following characteristics of the induction represented by the abovecurve?x—axis y—axisa.
A squirrel–cage induction motor having arated slip of 4% on full load has a startingtorque same as the full load torque. Whichone of the following statements is correct?