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1. Electron flow is the flow of_______?

a) Electrons
b) Protons
c) Neutrons
d) All of the above
2. The path of free electron in metal is
generally ___________.
a) parabolic
b) circular
c) a straight line
d) zig zag
3. The current in a wire ______________.
a) depends only on the potential
difference applied
b) depends only on the resistance
of the wire
c) depends on both resistance
and potential difference
d) does not depend on resistance
and potential difference
4. Ohm's law relates potential difference
with ___________.
a) power
b) energy
c) current
d) time
5. If the cross sectional area of the wire
is increased, resistance:
a) Increases
b) Decreases
c) NTA
d) It depends on the pressure of
the atmosphere
6. The unit of resistance is ____________.
a) ohm
b) ohm / m
c) ohm-m
d) mho

Kilowatt - hour is the unit of


13.What are the unit and symbol for current?

a) Ampere, A
b) Coulomb, I
c) Ampere, Q
d) Ampere, I
14.A current of 1000 A equals
a) 1 A
b) 1 m A
c) 0.01 A
d) None of the above
15.Which of the following voltages provides the greatest danger in terms of electric shock
a) 12 V
b) 10,000 m V

c) 120 V
d) 9 V
16.If A carbon composition resistor having only three color stripes has a tolerance of
a) 5%
b) 20%
c) 10%
d) 100%
17.Which of the following is equal for each load,In a series circuit?
a) Current
b) Voltage drop
c) Power
d) NTA
18.A metal film resistor is color coded with brown, green, red, brown. What are its
resistance and tolerance
a) 1500 1.25%
b) 152 1%
c) 1521 0.5%
d) 1500 1%
19.Which of the following is piezoelectric material
a) Silicon
b) Germanium
c) Quartz
d) Iron
20.In headphone to covert sound energy , which of the following source of electricity is used?
a) Pressure source
b) Chemical source
c) Thermal source
d) Light source
21.Which of the following resistors uses nickel chromim?
a) Carbon film
b) Metal film
c) Metal oxide
d) Metal glaze
22.What is the color code for number orange
a) 1
b) 2
c) 3
d) 4
23.Which of the following have high power rating and control large amount of current?
a) Wire wound resistor
b) Carbon film resistor
c) Metal glaze resistor
d) Metal oxide resistor

24.Static electricity is the electricity build up :

a) Inside the metal
b) On the surface of the metal
c) Everywhere
d) NTA
25.The curve representing ohms law is
a) sine function
b) Linear
c) A parabola
d) a hyperbola

electric current of 5 A is same as

5 C / sec
5 w / sec.

27.The resistance of a conductor having length l area of cross section a and resistivity is
given as:
a) a/l
b) l/a
c) la
d) l/a
28.The resistance of wire varies inversely as
a) area of cross section
b) length
c) resistivity
d) temperature
29.Which of the following quantities are same in all parts of a series circuit?
a) voltage
b) power
c) current
d) resistance
30.Which of the following statements is false in case of a series circuit?
a) the voltage drop across each resister is same
b) the current flowing through each resistor is the same
c) applied voltage is equal to the sum of voltage drops across individual resistors
d) resistors are additive
31.which of the following shows almost constant resistance?
a) Constantan
b) Manganin
c) Iron
d) Both 1 and 2
32.Which of the following have the highest permeability?
a) Aluminium
b) Gold

c) Soft iron
d) silver

unit of reluctance is?


34.Select the equation below that represents the relationship between charge, capacitance,
and voltage for a capacitor.
a) Q = CV
b) C = QV
d) V = IR
35.After which time constant can a capacitor be considered to be fully charged?
a) First
b) Third
c) Fifth
d) Seventh
36.If an open capacitor is checked with an ohmmeter, the needle will:
a) Stay on zero
b) Stay on infinity
c) Move from zero to infinity
d) Move from infinity to zero

37.A capacitor stores energy within a dielectric between the conducting plates in the form of:
a) A magnetic field
b) Positive voltage
c) Negative voltage
d) An electric field
38.A capacitor is constructed of two parallel:
a) Conductors
b) Semiconductors
c) Inductors
d) Dielectrics
39.Which of the following determines the capacitance of a capacitor?
a) Plate area, dielectric strength, and plate separation
b) Voltage rating, dielectric constant, and temperature coefficient
c) Temperature coefficient, plate area, and plate separation
d) Plate area, dielectric constant, and plate separation
40.The strength of an electric field at a given point is proportional to the potential difference
on the plates and inversely proportional to the:
a) Plate separation
b) Negative plate only
c) Field strength
d) Charge difference