Code No: NR210303


II B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING ( Common to Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechatronics, Metallurgy & Material Technology, Production Engineering and Aeronautical Engineering) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks

1. (a) Deduce an expression for star to delta transformation.


(b) Find the equivalent resistance between A and B using Star-delta transformation. [8]

2. (a) Define peak factor, form factor. (b) Calculate form factor for the sinusoidal wave form. -

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3. (a) With neat sketches, explain the construction and functions of the various parts of a d.c. machine. [8] (b) Calculate the emf generated by a 6 pole lap wound armature with 65 slots and 12 conductors per slot, when driven at 1000 rpm. The flux/pole is 0.02 Wb. [8] 4. (a) Derive an expression for the torque developed in N-m and in Kg-m in a dc motor. [8] (b) Determine the value of torque in Kg-m developed by the armature of a 6-pole wave-wound motor having 492 conductors, 30mwb per pole when the total armature current is 40A. [8] 5. (a) Explain the principle of operation of a 1- phase transformer [8]

(b) A single phase transformer has 400 primary and 1000 secondary turns. The net constructional area of the core is 60 cm2 . If the primary winding is connected to a 50Hz supply at 520V. Calculate 1 of 2

Code No: NR210303 i. ii. iii. iv. Peak value of flux density in the core. Voltage induced in the secondary winding. Transformation ratio. EMF induced per turn in both the windings.



6. (a) What is meant by slip in an induction motor? Develop an expression for the frequency of rotor currents in it. [6] (b) A 6-pole, 50 Hz, 3 -phase induction motor running on full-load with slip develops a torque of 160 N-M at its pulley rim. The friction and wind age losses are 210 w and the stator copper and iron losses equal 1640 w calculate i. Rotor output ii. Rotor copper loss, and iii. Efficiency at Full load.


7. (a) Define % regulation and how do you find regulation of an alternator experimentally. [8] (b) A 3-phase, 4 pole star connected turbo alternator has a cylindrical rotor.The reactance and resistance per phase of winding is 2.5 Ohms and 0.15 Ohms. The alternator has terminal potential difference of 6600V When delivering a current of 250 Amps. Calculate i. The generated EMF at 0.6 PF lagging. ii. The regulation at 0.6 PF lagging. [8]

8. (a) Sketch and describe the construction of a moving coil ammeter and give the principle of operation. [8] (b) A moving coil instrument gives full scale deflection with 15mA and has a resistance of 5Ω. Calculate the resistance of the necessary components in order that the instrument may be used as i. a 2A - Ammeter ii. a 100V voltmeter. [8]

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