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ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
1. The open-loop transfer function of the 5. The first element of each of the rows of a
control system shown in the figure is Routh-Hurwitz stability test showed the
sign as follows:
Rows I II III IV V VI VIII
Sings + – + + + - +
The number of roots of the system lying in
the right half of s plane is
a. 2
b. 3
10 c. 4
a.
s  s  1 s  2  d. 5
b. 0.6 6. The performance specifications for unity
6 feed control system having an open-loop
c.
s  s  1 s  2  transfer function
K
10 G s are
d. s  s  1 s  2 
s  3s 2  2s  6
3

2. If the single flow graph shown in the given 1. Velocity error coefficient
1
figure has M number of forward paths and KV  10sec
P number of individual loops, then 2. Stable closed-loop operation
The value of K, satisfying the above
specification is
a. K>6
b. 6<K<10
c. K>10
a. M = 6, P = 6 d. None of the above
b. M = 6, P = 4 7. The effect of phase-lead compensator on
c. M = 4,P = 6 gain cross-over frequency Weg and the
d. M = 4, P = 4 bandwidth Wb is that
3. The impulse response of a system is given
a. Both increase
1
by c(t)  e t /2 Which one of the b. Both decrease
2 c. Weg increase while Wb decrease
following is it’s unit step response?
a. 1  e 1/2t d. Weg decreases while Wb increases
b. 1  e t 8. A liner 2nd order single input continuous
c. 2  e t time system is described by the following
ser of differential equations:
d. 1  e 2t
X 1  2 x1  4 x2
4. If the open-loop transfer function of a
feedback system is given by X 2  2 X1  X 2  u t 
K
G s H s  the Where X 1 and X 2 are state variables and
s  s  2   s 2  2s  5 u(t) i9s the input. The system is
centroid of the as motes will be a. Controllable and stable
a. -1,0 b. Controllable but unstable
b. 1.0 c. Uncontrollable and unstable
c. 0,-1 d. Uncontrollable but stable
d. 0,1 9. For
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 s6 1  Select the correct answer using the codes
 s 2  6s  5 s 2  6s  5  given below:
 s    a. 1,2 and 3
 5 s  b. 1 and 2
 s 2  6s  5 s 2  6s  5 
c. 2 and 3
The coefficient matrix A is d. 1 and 3
 6 5 14. When 30V dc is applied to the vertical
a.  
 6 0  deflecting plates of a cathode ray tube, the
bright spot moves 1cm away from the
 5 5
b.   centre. If 30V (rms) ac is applied, then the
 0 6  movement of the spot will be nearly
6 0 a. 1 cm
c.   b. 1.5 cm
 5 6  c. 2 cm
0 1 d. 3 cm
d.  
 5 6  15. A spectrum analyzer can be described as
10. Which of the following quantities are- a. Voltage selective frequency meter
analogous in a force-current analogy? b. Correct selective frequency meter
1. Displacement and inductance c. Frequency selective voltmeter
2. Velocity and voltage d. A filter
3. Mass and capacitance dM
16. Let be the rate of change of mutual
Select the correct answer using the codes d
given below: inductance between the fixed and moving
a. 1,2 and 3 coils with respect to the angular deflection
b. 1 and 2  in an electrodynamics spring controlled
c. 2 and 3 ammeter. Which one of the following is
d. 1 and 3 the correct condition for obtaining a liner
11. If R and X are the resistance and indicative scale in the ammeter?
respectively D and L are the diameter and dM
a.  is constant
length respectively of the rotor of a two- d
phase ac servomotor, then the ratio D/L 1 dM
and X/R will be respectively b. is constant
a. Large and large
 d
dM
b. Large and small c.  2 is constant
c. Small and large d
d. Small and small 1 dM
d. is constant
12. In the case of an armature controlled de  2 d
motor, if the equivalent moment of inertia 17. A current
of the motor and load is made small and 1  2 sin  314t  30   2sin 1570t  20  
the armature resistance is reduced, then the  
motor tends to act like armature resistance amperes is measure with a thermocouple
is reduced, then the motor tends to act like typw ammeter. The meter will read
a. A differentiating circuit a. 2A
b. An integrating circuit b. 2A
c. A PID controller
d. A second order critically damped
c. 3  2  A
system d. 4A
13. To detect the error between a reference 18. A thermocouple produces a voltage of
shaft position and an output shaft position 50mV. Its internal resistance is 10 . The
which of the following error detectors can output is read by a PMMC meter having
be used? an internal resistance of 120  . Output
1. A pair of tachogenerators voltage indicated will be
2. A pair of potentiometer a. 50mV
3. A synchrony pair b. 40mV
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c. 33.3mV B. Coulomb
d. 25.0mV C. Farad
19. The three impedances of an ac bride List II
shown below re 1. Ampere-second per volt
Z1  200 60 2. Volt-second
Z 2  400 90 3. Ampere-second
4. Volt per second
Z 3  300 0 A B C
The value of Z4 for the balanced bridge is a. 1 2 3
b. 2 3 1
c. 2 3 4
d. 3 1 4
23. A special purpose diode which uses metals
like gold, silver or platinum on one side of
the junction, n-type doped selicon on
another side and has almost no charge
storage in the junction, is a
a. 150 150 a. Schottky diode
b. 150 30 b. Tunnel diode
c. 600 30 c. Varactor diode3
d. 600 150 d. Zener diode
24. Consider the following statements
20. Match List I (Type of instrument) with
1. BJT needs bias stabilization because its
List II (Suitability for measurement) and
I CO increase with increase in VBE and
select the correct answer using the codes
given below the lists: temperature.
List I 2. Thermal runaway may be avoided by
A. Moving iron choosing VCE  1/ 2VCC
B. Electrodynamics 3. FET and BJT both need bias
C. Induction stabilization because both ate
D. Electrostatic semiconductor devices.
List II 4. By increasing RE bias stabilization
1. ac/dc voltage only improves.
2. ac/dc voltage/current/power only Of these statements
3. ac voltage/current/power a. 1 and 2 are correct
4. ac/dc voltage/current/power b. 3 and 4 are correct
5. de voltage/correct c. 2 and 3 are correct
A B C D d. 2 and 4 correct
a. 2 4 3 1 25. The overall voltage gain in a small single
b. 2 4 1 3 transistor CE amplifier is given by
c. 1 2 3 5
h fe R1
d. 1 2 5 3 a. AV 
21. In a Wheatstone bride3, the known hie  Rs
resistances are correct to within  0.1%. h fe R1
the accuracy to which an unknown b. AV 
hie  Rs
resistance can be measured is
a. 0.4% h fe Rt
c. AV 
b. 0.3% hie  Rs / RL
c. 0.2% h fe RL
d. 0.1% d. AV 
22. Match List I (unit) with List II (Equivalent hie  RL / Rs
unit) and select the correct answer using 26. A feedback amplifier has a closed-loop
the codes given below the lists: gain of -200. it should not vary more than
List I 50%, despite 25% variation in amplifier
A. Weber gain A without feedback. The value of A is
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a. 800 32. A 10MHz carrier of peak value 10V is
b. -800 amplitude modulated by a 10kHz single of
c. 1000 amplitude 6V. The amplitude of each side
d. -1000 band frequency is
27. Match List I (Device) with List II a. 3V
(Property) and select the correct answer b. 4V
using the codes given below the lists: c. 5V
List I d. 6V
A. Planar monolithi9c BJT 33. Consider the following statements:
B. Thick film Delta Modulation has some significant
C. Thiin film advantages over PCM as
D. Opt coupler 1. It provides greater channel capacity for
List II a given bit-rate
1. Low-cost resistors 2. It does not inherently require
2. Resistors suitable for high frequency synchronization.
use 3. It is more tolerant to system noises
3. Isolator Of these statements
4. High frequency transistors a. 1,2 and 3 are correct
A B C D b. 1 and 2 are correct
a. 2 3 1 4 c. 2 and 3 are correct
b. 4 1 2 3 d. 1 and 3 are correct
c. 4 1 3 2 34. Consider the following statements:
d. 2 3 4 1 Equipment is available to enable carrying
28. Assuming that only the X and Y logic more than one voice channel on
inputs are available and their complements 1. A pair of wires
X and Y are not available, what is the 2. A coaxial cable
minimum number of two-input NAND 3. A radio link
gates require to implement X  Y ? 4. An optic fiber
29. In 8085 microprocessor , H,L register pair Of these statements:
is used for storing a. 1,2 and 3 are correct
a. Address of memory b. 2,3 and 4 are correct
b. Data c. 1 and 4 are correct
c. Address of next instruction d. 1,2,3 and 4 are correct
d. Current instruction 35. consider the following statements
30. The RMS thermal noise voltages of three regarding noise in pulse communication
resistors individually are E1, E2 and E3. If systems:
these resistors are connected in series, the 1. Those forms of pulse modulation
total noise voltage is given by which transmit constant amplitude
a. E1  E2  E3 singles can be made to have good
single-to-noise ratio.
 
2
b. E1  E2  E3 2. For PWM and PPM, improved single-
to-noise requires higher bandwidth.
c. E
1
2
 E22  E32  3. In PCM, quantizing noise goes up if
the number of standard levels is
 E1E2 E3 
1/3
d. increased.
31. For three links in tandem, each of the first Of these statements
tow has S/N ratio of 60dB while the third a. 1 and 2 are correct
has the same 40dB.The overall S/N ratio b. 1 and 3 are correct
(approx) is c. 2 and 3 are correct
a. 30dB d. 1,2 and 3 are correct
b. 40dB 36. Control of dats flow within networks to
c. 50dB ensure maximum efficiency and minimum
d. 60dB interference between users, is achieved
a. Through the isolation of usere
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b. Through magic-T networks d. Two B channels (64kbps) and one D
c. By address coding channel (64kbps)
d. By using system protocol 41. Which of the following circuits need to be
37. consider the following statements: checked to rectify a colour TV receiver
The advantages of KU band for satellite showing no colour, monochrome picture
communication are that and normal sound?
1. Heavy rainfall does not attenuate the 1. Colour killer
single 2. 3.58 sub-carrier oscillator
2. Frequencies are not shared with 3. Chrome amplifier
terrestrial microwave radio system. 4. Brightness control
3. It has wide footprint Select the correct answer using the codes
4. It has smaller antennas. given below:
Of these statements Codes:
a. 3 and 4 are correct a. 1 and 2
b. 1 and 4 are correct b. 1,2 and 3
c. 2 and 4 are correct c. 1,3 and 4
d. 1,3 and 4 are correct d. 2,3 and 4
38. Match List I (Data comm.. schemes) with 42. A disadvantage of CW Doppler radar is
List II (Applications) and select the correct that
answer using the codes given below the a. It does not given the target position
lists: b. It does not give the target velocity
List I c. It requires a taransponder at the target
A. Parallel synchronous d. It des not give the target range
B. Parallel asynchronous 43. In a decca chain of Decca navigation
C. Serial synchronous system, for a sub harmonic frequency ‘f’
D. Serial asynchronous what is the frequency of rhe master
List II station?
1. Commuter to computer a. 8f
2. Computer to printer b. 5f
3. Buses within computer c. 6f
4. Telephone central office d. 7f
intercommunication 44. In microwave communication, the
5. Short distance data communication antennas of one repeater must be
A B C D accurately aligned with the next repeater in
a. 1 2 3 5 the link, because
b. 5 3 2 4 a. There are at least four carries with 600-
c. 5 3 4 2 2700 channels per carrier
d. 1 2 5 3 b. A repeater must amplify the single
39. The autocorrelation function of a received
rectangular pulse of duration T is c. The antenna beam widths are less than
a. Another rectangular pulse of duration 20
T d. The antennas are small in size
b. Another rectangular pulse of duration 45. A dc shunt generator is running at rated
2T speed developing its rated voltage. Match
c. A triangular pulse of duration T List I (Condition of operation) with List II
d. A triangular pulse of duration 2T (Effect) and select the correct answer
40. The ISDN basic rate interface specified as using the codes given below the lists;
per CCITT standards is List I
a. One B channel (64kbps) and one D A. The direction of rotation, residual
channel (16kbps) magnetism and field connections are
b. Two B channels (64kbps) reversed
c. Two B channels (64kbps) and one D B. The direction of residual magnetism
channel (16 kbps) and field connections are reversed
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C. The direction of ration and connection List I
of the field winding are reversed 1. Shunt
D. The direction of rotation and residua; 2. Cumulative compound
magnetism are reversed 3. Series
List II 4. Differential compound
1. The generator will build up with same A B C D
polarity a. 4 2 1 3
2. The generator will build up with b. 4 1 2 3
reversed polarity c. 3 1 2 4
3. The generator will not build up d. 3 2 1 4
A B C D 49. When starting a differentially connected
a. 1 2 3 5 compound motor it is describable to short-
b. 5 3 2 4 circuit the series field winding to
c. 5 3 4 2 a. Avoid very high starting time
d. 1 2 5 3 b. Avoid excessive starting speed
46. In a dc machine, the armature mmf is c. Prevent the motor form starting in the
a. Rectangular and directed along the reverse direction
inter-polar axis d. Avoid heavy in-rush of current
b. Triangular and directed along the inter- 50. For a uniformly distributed winding of an
polar axis alternator with a phase spread of
c. Triangular and directed along the brush  degrees, the distribution factor is
axis sin 
d. Rectangular and directed along the a.

brush axis
47. A shunt motor is running at its rated speed 2sin  / 2
b.
on rated load. If the field circuit fets 
suddenly opened. sin  / 2
c.
a. Torque developed by the motor will be 
almost zero and the motor will stop sin  / 2
without causing any damage to the d.
motor 2
b. The motor will draw very high 51. A single-phase alternator has a
armature correct but it will continue to synchronous reactance of 2 ohms and
drive the load at a reduced speed. negligible resistance. If supplies 10A to a
c. The motor would tend to race to a purely capacitive load at 200V, then the
high speed while driving the load generated emf will be
d. The motor would draw very high a. 240 volts
armature current and will stall with b. 220 volts
consequent damage to the armature c. 200 volts
48. The torque vs armature correct d. 180 volts
characteristics (A,B,C and D) of different 52. Suppose a synchronous generator
types of dc motor are shown in the given connected to an infinite bus is supplying
diagram. electrical power at unity PF to the bus. If
its field correct is now increased.
a. Both the active and reactive power
output of the generator will remain
unchanged
b. The active power supplied will remain
unchanged but the machine will also
supply lagging reactive power
c. The active power supplied will
increase and he machine will draw
Match the curves A,B,C and D with the dc leading reactive power
motors given in List I and select the codes
given below the list:
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d. The active power supplied will d. The current division between the main
decrease and the machine will supply and auxiliary windings to be
leading reactive power conductive for the development of
53. In the phasor-diagram of a round-rotor large starting torque
synchronous generator the voltage 57. If the load of a synchronous motor is
equation is Et  Vt  I a  ra  jX s  , where increased while keeping the field
excitation constant, then
E t = excitation voltage, Vt  terminal a. Power factor will increase and power
voltage; Ia= armature current at lagging angle will decrease
power factor ra=armature resistance; Xs = b. Power factor will decrease and power
synchronous reactance. While remaining angle will increase
synchronized to the bus-bars (infinite bus), c. Both power factor and power angle
if the power input from the prime mover is will increase
gradually decreased and finally stopped, it d. Both power factor and power angle
will result in will decrease
a. Reversal of Ia, and Et lagging Vt 58. a synchronous motor operates as a
b. Reversal of Ia, but Et leading Vt synchronous condenser when it is
c. The sign of Ia remaining unchanged, a. Operated at unity power factor
but Et leading Vt b. Under-excited
d. The sign of Ia remaining unchanged, c. Over-excited
but Et lagging Vt d. Connected in parallel with condensers
54. A3-phase induction motor has a full-load 59. An equipment has 0.8 per unit impedance
slip of 3 percent at normal voltage. Which on base on 66KV, 100MVA. Its per unit
one of the following will be the value or impedance on a base of 33KV, 100MVA
the slip of the motor if it de3velops the will be
same torque theoretically while operating a. 0.4
at 110 per cent of its normal voltage? b. 0.8
a. 2.48% c. 1.6
b. 0.248% d. 3.2
c. 0.483% 60. In a 3-phase power transformer, 5-timbed
d. 4.83% construction is adopted to
55. A-6-pole, 3-phase, 60Hz induction motor a. Suppress the 5th and 7th harmonics
runs at 1000 rpm developing maximum b. Suppress the 3rd and its multiple
torque. Rotor resistance per phase is1.2 harmonics
ohms. Neglecting stator impedance, then c. Suppress all the orders of harmonics
for developing maximum torque, the d. Increase the capacity of the
external resistance to be connected in transformer
series with each rotor phase will be 61. A transformer has a resistance of 2% and
a. 7.2 ohms reactance of 4%. Its regulations at 0.8
b. 6ohms power factor lagging a leading respectively
c. 1.44 ohms are
d. 1.2 ohms a. 4 percent and -0.8 percent
56. The capacitor-start single-phase induction b. -4 percent and 0.8 per cent
motor develop much larger starting torque c. -0.8 percent and 4 percent
in comparison with the “spilt-phase” d. 0.8 percent and -4 percent
motor, because the use of capacitors in the 62. Consider the following statements:
auxiliary Winding enables The use of Delta-connected tertiary
a. Provision of larger number of turns in windings in star-star connected power
the auxiliary winding transformers
b. A larger starting current to be drawn 1. Makes available supply for single-
from the supply phase loads.
c. The torque-slip characteristic in 2. Suppresses harmonic voltages.
general to get a shape to give a large 3. Allows flow of earth fault current for
starting torque operation of protective devices.
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4. Provides low-reactance paths for zero- 67. In the chopper circuit given below, E=220
sequences corrects. V, L=1mH, R = 0.25  , EL= 22V,T =
Of these statements: 2500  sec Ton 1000  sec. The value of
a. 1,2 and 3 are correct Ton for which the current becomes
b. 1,3 and 4 are correct discontinuous is
c. 2 and 4 are correct
d. 1,2,3 and 4 are correct
dv
63. If occurring across a thyristor exceeds
dt
its permissible value then the thyristor will
a. Remain in the forward blocking state
without and damage a. 332.5  sec
b. Turn of only to get damaged b. 33.25  sec
c. Turn on but whether it gets damaged or c. 665  sec
not will depend on the final follow up
currents d. 66.5  sec
d. Not turn of but get damaged 68. A single-phase voltage controller is
64. Which one of the following is necessary employed for controlling the power flow
for a triggering system for thyristors in a form 260 V, 50Hz source into a load
line commentator converter? consisting of R = 5  and  L=12  . The
a. It must use separate power supply value of maximum rms load current and
b. It should provide a train of pulses the firing angle are respectively
c. It should be synchronized with the 260
a. A and 0°
mains supply providing a singe pulse 10.9
of suitable value b. 20 A and 0°
d. It should be synchronized with mains c. 20A and 90°
providing a train of pulses 260
65. The average load current of a dc chopper d. A and 90°
10.9
feeding a pure resistive load is I amps. If a 69. In sinusoidal PWM, there area m cycles of
variable inductance connected in the load the triangular carrier wave, in the half
circuit is progressively increased form zero cycle of reference sinusoidal single. If the
value, keeping the duty ratio unchanged, zero of the reference sinusoid coincides
then the average load current will with the zero of the triangular carrier
a. Increase starting from I wave, then the number of pulse of
b. Decrease with a starting Value of I generated in each half cycle is
c. Remain the same at I a. m/(m-1)
d. Increase to some highest value of b. (m+1)/(m-1)
current and then decrease again to I c. 1
66. Consider the following statements: d. (m-1)/m
The source inductance of an ac to dc line 70. The number of thyristors required for
commutated phase controlled converter single phase to single phase cycloconverter
dv of the mid-point type and for three phase
1. Limits compatibility of thyristors.
dt phase to three-phase 3- pulse type
2. Causes a voltage drop in the dc cycloconverter are respectively
terminal voltage. a. 4 and 6
3. Improves the line side power factor b. 4 and 4
4. Limits the range of firing angles. c. 4 and 18
5. Reduced the line side power factor. d. None of the above
Of these statements: 71. Match List I (Drive) with List II (Speed
a. 1,3 and 4 are correct control range) and select the correct
b. 1,2 and 4 are correct answer using the codes given below the
c. 2 and 5 are correct lists:
d. 2,4 and 5 are correct List I
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a. Square wave inverter-fed induction resistive, the maximum value of the
motor sending end power P1max and the
b. PWM inverter-fed induction motor maximum receiving –end power P2 max will
c. Slip energy recovery scheme with occur at power angle (  ) in such a manner
cycloconverter in the rotot circuit that
d. Cycloconverterfed induction motor a. Both P1max and P2 max occur at  <90°
List II b. Both 1 max and P2 max occur at  >
1. 50% of synchronous speed to  90°
synchronous speed c. P1 max occur at  >90° and P2 max  <
2. 10% of base speed to beyond base 90°
speed (1:20) d. P1 max occur at  < 90° and P2 max at 
3. 0 to 1/3 base speed < 90°
4. 67% of synchronous speed to 133% of 77. Consider the following expression:
synchronous speed zero to 150% of V  f1  x  rt   f 2  x  rt 
base speed (1:infinity)
Codes: Where f1 and f2 represent two traveling
A B C D waves on a transmission line. In this case
a. 2 5 4 3 a. Both waves travels in the positive
b. 2 5 3 4 direction of x
c. 3 2 4 1 b. Both waves travel in the negative
d. 3 2 1 4 direction of x
72. In which one of the following models of c. Wave f2 travels in the positive
transmission lines, is the full charging direction of x but wave f2 travels in the
current assumed to flow over half the negative direction of x
length of the line only? 78. For reducing tower foot in resistance, it is
a. Equivalent-  better to employ
b. Short line a. Chemical and counterpoise
c. Nominal -  b. Chemical and ground rods
c. Ground rots and counterpoise
d. Nominal -T
73. If the receiving-end voltage and current d. Chemical, gou8nd rods and
are numerically equal to the corresponding counterpoise
sending-end values, that is |Vs|=|VR+| and 79. A suspension type insulator has three units
|Is|=|IR|, then such a line is called with self-capacitance
C and ground capacitance of 0.2 C having
a. An infinite line
b. A natural line a string efficiency of
c. A tuned line a. 78%
d. A loss-less line b. 80%
74. The convergence characteristics of the c. 82%
Newton-Rophson method for solving a d. 84%
load flow problem is 80. A bulled conductor line compared to a
a. Quadratic single conductor line (With same
b. Liner conductor cross-sectional area and same
c. Geometric meant distance between conductors) has
d. Cubic Self GMD Mutual GMD Per phase
75. If |Vs|=|VR| = 66kV for three –phase inductance
transmission and reactance is 11 a. Lower Nearly same Higher
ohms/phase, then the maximum power b. Higher Lower Nearly same
transmission per phase would be c. Higher Nearly same Lower
a. 132MW d. Lower Higher Higher
b. 396MW 81. In a 14-bus power system network, three
c. 66MW are 5 voltage controlled buses. The size of
d. None of above the jacobiam matrix useful for power flow
76. For a two-machine system with losses, analysis will be
with the transfer impedance being a. 16 × 16
b. 23 × 23
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c. 21 × 21
d. 8 × 8
82. A thyrite lighting arrester has
a. Inverse resistance characteristics
b. A gap
c. Efficient earthling
d. A combination of inverse resistance P1 P2
characteristics and gap a. 300MW 50MW
83. Differential protection of a generator b. 240MW 20MW
makes use of the principal that under c. 130MW 130MW
normal conditions, the current/currents d. 220MW 60MW
a. At the neutral end of a phase winding 88. Assertion (A): The system with transfer
is zero function
10  s  12 
G s 
b. In each of the phase winding is
identical s  s  2  s  3
c. At both ends of the phase winding are
Reason (R): It has a zero on the right half
equal
of the s-plane.
d. At the two ends of the phase winding
a. Both A and R are true and R is the
are unequal the reactance relay is
correct explanation of A
essentially
b. Both A and R are true but R is not a
84. The reactance realy is essentially
correct explanation
a. An over-voltage realy with current
c. A is true bur R is false
restraint
d. A is false but R is true
b. An over-current realy with
89. Assertion (A): The closed-loop system
directionally restraint
represented in the given figure is a type -1
c. A directional realy with voltage
system.
restraint
d. A directional realy with current
restraint
85. Severe over-voltages are produced during
arcing faults in a power system with the
neutral
a. Isolated Reason (R): Number of poles at the origin
b. Solidly Earthed possessed by the feedback path decides the
c. Earthed through a low resistance type of the closed-loop system
d. Earthed through an inductive coil a. Both A and R are true and R is the
86. In HVCD transmission system, rectifier correct explanation of A
firing angle  is kept near b. Both A and R are true but R is not a
a. 0° correct explanation
b. 15° c. A is true bur R is false
c. 30° d. A is false but R is true
d. 90° 90. Assertion (A): Data acquisition systems
87. A two-bus system is shown in the given are widely used in a variety industrial and
figure. When 100 MW is transmitted from scientific areas.
plant 1 to the load, the transmission loss is Reason (R): Data acquisition systems
10MW. The incremental; fuel costs of the often use magnetic tape recorders.
dc1 a. Both A and R are true and R is the
two plants are  0.02 P1  16 and
dP1 correct explanation of A
dc 2 b. Both A and R are true but R is not a
 0.04 P2 20 . correct explanation
dP2 c. A is true bur R is false
The optimum distribution of total load of d. A is false but R is true
260 MW between the two plants when 91. Assertion (A): In fivre optic
losses are included but not coordinated is communication, the 1,3  m , window is
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preferred over the 0.85  m window for 95. Assertion (A): A BJT amplifier needs
long distance communication. very good bias stabilization circuit as
Reason (R): At 1.3  m not only the compared to that of an FET amplifier
attenuation of silica fiber is lower than that circuit.
at 0.85  m , the pulse broadening at the Reason (R): The input p-n junction of
FET amplifier is reverse biased and that of
long wavelength window is also minimum.
the BJT amplifiers forward biased.
a. Both A and R are true and R is the
a. Both A and R are true and R is the
correct explanation of A
correct explanation of A
b. Both A and R are true but R is not a
b. Both A and R are true but R is not a
correct explanation
correct explanation
c. A is true bur R is false
c. A is true bur R is false
d. A is false but R is true
d. A is false but R is true
92. Assertion (A): For transmitting audio
96. Assertion (A): A monostable
frequency signals, antennas of several
multivibrator can be used as a counter.
hundred kilometers length would be
Reason (R): The pulse width of the
required.
monostable multivibrator is a function of
Reason (R): For efficient radiation of
its input dc voltage.
electromagnetic energy to occur from an
a. Both A and R are true and R is the
antenna, the wavelength of the radiated
correct explanation of A
signal must be comparable with the
b. Both A and R are true but R is not a
physical dimensions of the antenna.
correct explanation
a. Both A and R are true and R is the
c. A is true bur R is false
correct explanation of A
d. A is false but R is true
b. Both A and R are true but R is not a
97. Assertion (A): For a periodic inpu8t
correct explanation
voltage whose amplitude is large enough
c. A is true bur R is false
to pass through the trip points, a Schmitt
d. A is false but R is true
trigger produces a rectangular wave-form
93. Assertion (A): In a high frequency
at the output.
transmission line, when a voltage is placed
Reason (R): A Schmitt trigger is a
across the line at the sending end, the
comparator with positive feedback and
voltage and current in the line change with
hence prevents noise triggering.
distance.
a. Both A and R are true and R is the
Reason (R): A transmission line consists
correct explanation of A
of continuous conductors with a cross-
b. Both A and R are true but R is not a
sectional configuration that is content
correct explanation
throughout their lengths.
c. A is true bur R is false
a. Both A and R are true and R is the
d. A is false but R is true
correct explanation of A
98. Assertion (A): The multistage
b. Both A and R are true but R is not a
intermediate frequency amplifier of
correct explanation
superheteroyne radio receiver is always
c. A is true bur R is false
staggered tuned.
d. A is false but R is true
Reason (R): A very sharp tuned high gain
94. Assertion (A): MOSFET RAMs are
amplifier is obtained maximizing the gain
usually slower than bipolar RAMs.
and increasing the fidelity of the receiver.
Reason (R): MOSFET RAMs in
a. Both A and R are true and R is the
comparison with bipolar RAMs can be
correct explanation of A
fabricated in much larger capacity in a
b. Both A and R are true but R is not a
single IC and consume much less power.
correct explanation
a. Both A and R are true and R is the
c. A is true bur R is false
correct explanation of A
d. A is false but R is true
b. Both A and R are true but R is not a
99. Assertion (A): Three-phase transformers
correct explanation
of different vector groups should not be
c. A is true bur R is false
operated in parallel.
d. A is false but R is true
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Reason (R): Transformers belonging to C. Signal flow graph
different vector groups will not have the D. Complex frequency
same phase sequence on the secondary List II
side. 1. Current source
a. Both A and R are true and R is the 2. linearity
correct explanation of A 3. s-plane
b. Both A and R are true but R is not a 4. mason’s gain formula
correct explanation 5. Voltage source
c. A is true bur R is false A B C D
d. A is false but R is true a. 2 1 4 5
100. Assertion (A): In a 3-phase induction b. 1 2 4 5
motor, the stator is to be wound for 4 poles c. 2 5 3 4
but by mistake, the rotor is wound for 2 d. 2 5 4 3
poles only. When the stator is fed from a 104. Thevenin’s equivalent resistance Rth for
50Hz, 3-phase supply with rotor winding the network shown in the given figure is
shorted, the motor does not start up. When known to be 2  . The value of R in ohms
however, the wound rotor is replaced by a is
squirrel-cage rotor, the machine operates
without any problem.
Reason (R): Rotor of an induction motor
should not have any poles.
a. Both A and R are true and R is the
correct explanation of A
b. Both A and R are true but R is not a a. 1
correct explanation b. 2
c. A is true bur R is false c. 3
d. A is false but R is true d. 4
101. The current I1 through the 5  resistor in 105. The driving-point impedance of the
the network shown in the figure, is network shown in the figure is given by

a. 8.58 A 4  s  3 / 2
a.
b. 7.54 A  s  5 / 4
c. 11.66 A
d. 14 A. b.
 s  3 / 2
102. A lamp rated at 10watts, 50 volts is  s  5 / 4
proposed to be used in 110 volts, system.
c.
 s  5 / 4
The wattage and resistance of the resistor
to be connected in series with lamp should
 s  3 / 2
be 1  s  3 / 2
d.
a. 15 watts, 350 ohms 4  s  3 / 2
b. 1o watts, 250 ohms 106. The correct value of the current I (t) at any
c. 12 watts, 300ohms instant when K is switched on at t = 0 in
d. 15 watts, 250 ohms the network in the given figure is
103. Match List I with List II and select the
correct answer using the codes given
below:
List I
A. Superaposition theorem
B. Thevenin theorem
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+90° as frequency varies from zero to
infinity
c. The amplitude and phase plots will be
consent at all frequencies
d. The amplitude plot will be constant but
the phase plot will vary form +180° to
0° s the frequency varies from zero to
E E  R / L t infinity
a.  e
R R 110. In a series resonant circuit, which one of
E E the following will increase on increasing
b.  e  R / L t the inductance to four times its value and
R R
E E   R / L t reducing the capacitance to one-fourth of
c.  e its value?
R R
a. Resonant frequency
E E   R / L t
d.  e b. Current at resonant frequency
R R c. Impedance at resonant frequency
107. For the given tow-port network, Z21 will d. Selectivity of the circuit
be 111. A series RLC circuit draws current at
leading power factor at
a. The resonant frequency
b. Frequency less than the resonant
frequency
c. Frequencies more than the resonant
frequency
a. 2/5  d. Frequencies both less and more than
b. 3/5  the resonant frequency
c. 1/5  112. One of the two wattmeter has read zero in
d. 4/5  the two-wattmeter method of power
108. If the driving-point admittance function of measurement. This indicated that the load
Ks
a 1-port network is Y  s   , it can be phase angle is
s  a. 0°
realized using b. 30°
a. Series combination R,L c. 60°
b. Parallel combination of R,L d. 90°
c. Series combination of R,C 113. In the circuit shown in the given figure,
d. Parallel combination of R,C three-phase supply is connected to a star-
connected load. If ammeters A1, A2, A3
109. The pole-zero plot of a network function read 12.5 A, what will be the reading of
H(s) is shown in the given figure. Which ammeter AN?
one of the following will be the correct
nature of its frequency response plots?

a. 37.5A
37.5
b. A
a. The amplitude plot will decay with 3
frequency but the phase plot will be c. 37.5 3A
constant at all frequencies d. Zero
b. The amplitude plot will be constant but 114. For the circuit shown in the given figure, if
the phase plot will vary from +180° to R = 10  , XL=0.1  and Xc=0.1  , then
the fur rent through R is
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1
c. 0 cEm / 
2
1
d.  0 c 2 Em / 
2
a. 0 119. Match List I (Antemma) with List II
b. 10I (Application/Characteristics) and select the
c. I correct answer using the codes given
d. 0.11 below the lists:
115. Two coupled coils have L1 = 0.6 H, List I
L2=0.6H and coupling coefficient = 0.25. A. A quarter wave monopole over ground
coil 2 has 800 turns. If current I1 in coil is plane
6sin 100t amps, then the voltage across B. A vertical half-wave dipole
coil 2 is C. Folded dipole
a. 90cos 100t volts D. Hertzian dipole (length<  100)
b. 9cos 100t volts
List II
c. 0.9cos 100t volts
1. radiation resistance <<1 
d. 0.09cos 100t volts
2. radio broadcast
116. If a charge of one coulomb is to be brought
3. omni directional pattern
to a distance of one meter from a charge of
4. TV reception
2 coulomb, then the work required is
Codes:
1
a. N m A B C D
2 0 a. 2 3 4 1
1 b. 2 3 1 4
b. N m
4 0 c. 3 4 1 2
d. 3 4 2 1
c. 2 0 N  m
120. In respect of a rectangular wave-guide of
d. 4 0 N  m dimension a × b, match List I (Mode) with
117. A small permanent magnet makes small List II (Cut-off wavelength) and select the
oscillations in a uniform magnetic field as correct answer using the codes given
shown in the given figure. The period of below the lists:
oscillations is T. if the strength of the List I
magnetic field is doubled, the period of A. TE0,1
oscillations will be B. TE1,0
C. TE2,0
D. TE1,1
List II
1. 2a
2. 2b
a. 2T 2ab
3.
b. T 2 a 2  b2
c. T / 2 4. a
d. T/2 5. b
118. A uniform plane electromagnetic wave A B C D
with electric component E = Em cos a. 2 1 3 4
t  px  propagates in vacuum along the b.
c.
2
4
1
5
4
3
3
1
positive x-direction. The mean pointing d. 4 5 1 3
vector is given by
1
a.  0 c 2 Em2 / 
2
1
b. 0 c 2 Em2 / 
2
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ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
1. The mean square value of the shot noise c. OOK
current d. PSK
a. Varies inversely as average current 7. If the antenna diameter in a radar system is
b. Is independent of average current increased by a factor of 4, the maximum
c. Varies as average current range will be increased by a factor of
d. Varies directly as average current a. 2
2. The characteristic impedance of an air b. 2
dielectric coaxial line is 77  . If the air is c. 4
replaced by a dielectric with  r =2.28, the d. 8
8. Consider the following features regarding
characteristic impedance will be
satellite communication:
a. 33.8 
1. Height of satellite.
b. 51 
2. Downlink frequency
c. 116 
3. Gain of transmitting antenna
d. 175 
4. Gain of receiving antenna
3. In India, the maximum frequency
The free space transmission loss depends
deviation in commercial FM broadcasting
on
signals is about
a. 1 and 3
a. 5 kHz
b. 1 and 2
b. 15 kHz
c. 2 and 3
c. 75kHz
d. 3 and 4
d. 200kHz
4. The core diameter of a step index optical 9. The magnetic field intensity H in A/m, at
fibre rages form the point (0,0,2) due to a current sheet K =
a. 300  m to 500  m 8 ax A/m lying in the z = 0plane is
b. 300  m to 500mm a. 2a y
c. 300 nm to 40 nm
d. 2  m to 200  m b. 8a y
5. In a Mesh topology of communication c. 4a y
network. If there are N stations, the total
number of possible full duplex links is d. a y
a. N – 1 10. An infinitely long dielectric cylinder of
b. N (N – 1) relative permittivity,  r is placed in air in a
N  N  1 uniform electric field of magnitude E
c.
2 directed perpendicular to its axis. The

d.
 N  1 stress within the cylinder is
2
2 a. E
6. 1 r
2
b. E
1  2 r
3
c. E
2  r
2 r
d. E
1 r
The type of modulation of the arrangement
11. If the E field in a plane electromagnetic
shown in the above figure is
wave traveling along the z-axis is given by
a. ASK
b. FSK
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E   a x  a y  f  t   z    a x  a y  f   t   z  c. 1 
d. Zero
The H field associated with the wave is (z0 16. Match List I (Pole position) with List II
is the characteristic impedance) (Response) and select the correct answer
a.  ax  a y  f t  bz  z0   ax  a y  f t  bz  z0 using the codes given below the lists:
List I
b. a x  a y  f   t   z  / z0   a x  a y  f   t   z  / z0

c. a y  a x  f   t   z  / z0    a y  a x  f   t   z  z0

d. a x  a y  f   t   z  / z0   a y  a x  f   t   z  / z0

12. Values of VSWR measured by terminating


the load end of a transmission line first
with horn, then with a show and finally
with a matched load, will be respectively
a. 20,1.9 and 1.01
b. 20,1.01 and 1.9
c. 1.9,1.01 and 20
d. 1.9, 20 and 1.01
List II
13. In an 8085 microprocessor, the
accumulator contents get altered by the
instruction
a. ANI 5 C
b. CMP C
c. CPI 3A
d. ORA A
14.

In the above network, if A B C D


IR = (4e-3t+3e-4t) A and iL (0) = 1 A, then a. 3 4 2 1
 would be equal to b. 4 3 1 2
a.  / 2 c. 3 4 1 2
b.  /3 d. 4 3 2 1
c.  /4 17. The above network contains two passive
d.  /6 elements. If the response to a step voltage
15. input u(t) is i(t) = e-3t A, then network ‘N’
contains

It Thevenin’s equivalent resistance of the


above circuit seen from the open terminal
is 2  , then the value of ‘R’ will be
a. 4  1
a. An R = 1  and an L  H in series
b. 2  3
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1 k 2t
b. An R=1  and an L  H in parallel c. e
3 5
1 k k
c. An R = 1  and a C  F in parallel d. sin t cos t
3 3 5
1 22. The phasor current through the inductance
d. An R =  and a C  F in series in the above circui9t shown is
3
18. The Laplace transform of current in an
RLC series circuit with
1
R  2, L  1H and C  F is
2
1  10 
I s  2 a.     45
s  2s  2  2
The voltage across the inductor ‘L’ will be  10 
a. e  t sin t u  t  b.   45
 2
b. e  t cos t u  t  c. 545
c. e  t  sin t  cos t  u  t  d. 5  45
23. The maximum value of mutual
d. e t  cos t  sin t  u  t  inducatance of two inductively coupled
19. The Fourier transform of unit impulse coils with self-inductance L1 = 49mH and
function   t  would be L2=81 mH is
a. 130 mH
1
a. b. 63mH
2  2  c. 32mH
b. 2    2
24.
d. 3969 mH
The resonant frequency of a series RLC
c. 1 circuit is 1.5 MHz with the resonating
1 capacitor set at 150 pF. If the bandwidth is
d.
2 10 kHz, then the effective resistance of the
20. circuit would be approximately
a. 29.5 
b. 14.75 
c. 9.4 
d. 4.7 
25. Consider the difference equation of LTI
causal discrete time system
3 1
y  n   y  n  1  y  n  2   x  n 
The y-parameter ‘y21’ of the above 4 8
network The impulse response of the system is
a. Is 12 mho   1 n  1 n 
b. Is 6 mho a.  2       u  n 
c. Is 3 mho   2   4  
d. Does not exits   1 n  1 n 
21. The response of system is expressed by b.  2       u  n 
d 2i   2   4  
2
 i  v. it the excitation is v  ke2t , then   1 n  1 n 
c.  2       u  n 
dt
  4   2  
the forced response of I for t>0 will be
k t
a. e   1 n  1 n 
3 d.  2       u  n 
k t   4   2  
b. e
5 26. The low frequency gain of the low pass
filter shown in the above figure is
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a. It has a dc value of 
b. It has a period of 2s
c. Its fundamental component has the
magnitude 2
d. It contains only even harmonics
31. In LED, light is emitted because
a. Recombination of charge carriers takes
place
b. Diode gets heated up
a. 10 dB c. Light falling on the diode gets
b. 20dB amplified
c. 30dB d. Light gets reflected due to lens action
d. 40 dB 32. For any amplifier configuration using a
27. The system y(t) = tx (t) + 4 is BJT, the input impedance Ri is
a. hi 1  h fe 
a. Non-linear, time-varying and unstable
b. Linear, time-varying and unstable
c. Non-linear, time-invariant and unstable h
b.
d. Non-linear, time-varying and stable 1  hr AV
28. Consider the following statements about hi
the z-transform, X(z) of the sequence c.
1  h1 AV
x  n   2n for n  0
hi
 0 for n  0 d.
1  h fe
(ROC denotes region of convergence in
the z-plane) 33.
1
1. X  z   ROC :| z | 2
1  2 z 1
2 z 1
2. X  z   1  ROC :| z | 2
1  2 z 1
Frequency response characteristic of a
1
3. X  z   ROC :| z | 2 single-stage RC coupled amplifier is
1  2 z 1 shown in the above figure.
Which of these statements are correct? The fall in gain at both ends of the
a. 1 and 3 characteristic is due to
b. 1 and 2 a. Transistor shunt capacitances
c. 2 and 3 b. Bypass and coupling capacitances of
d. 1,2 and 3 the circuit
29. A signal of bandwidth 4 kHz is recorded in c. Transistor shunt capacitances at the
a tape recorder at normal speed. If for lower end and bypass and coupling
transmission purposes, the recorder is capacitances at the higher end
replayed at 4 times the normal speed, then d. Transistor shunt capacitances at the
the transmission bandwidth will be higher end and bypass and coupling
a. 16 kHz capacitances at the lower end
b. 8 kHz 34. Match list I (Circuit) with List II (Type of
c. 4 kHz connection) and select the correct answer
d. 1 kHz using the codes given below the Lists.
30. List I

Which one of the following statements


regarding the function whose plot is shown
in the above figure, is NOT correct?
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d. 1 and 3
38.

List II
1. Darlington
2. Cascade
3. Parallel
4. Casocode The op-amp circuit shown in the above
A B C D figure is a
a. 4 3 1 2 a. Precision half-wave rectifier
b. 3 4 2 1 b. Precision full-wave rectifier
c. 3 4 1 2 c. Peak detector
d. 4 3 2 1 d. Level shifter
35. The op-amp shown in the above circuit has 39.
an imput impedance of 1M  and an
open-loop gain of 105. The input
impedance seen by the source vs is

The kamugh map of a Boolean function is


shown in the above figure. The simplified
function is
a. 1011  a. AB+CD+BD’
b. 1010  b. B’D’+B’C’+A’C’
c. 10k c. (A’+B’)(C’+D’)(B’D’)
d. 1k d. (A+B’)(C+D’)(B+D’)
40. Which one of the following statements is
36. The gain of a negative feedback amplifier not correct?
is 40 dB. If the attenuation of the feedback a. If everything else is equal, then a 10 bit
path is 50 dB, then the gain of the digital ramp ADC will have a better
amplifier without feedback is resolution but a longer conversion time
a. 78.92 than an 8 bit ADC
b. 146.32 b. The conversion time for a successive
c. 215.51 approximation increases with the
d. 317.23 increase in input voltage
37. The following table provides a comparison c. A flash ADC does not contain a DAC
of the performances of common base d. VCO is the main component of a
(CB), common emitter (CE) and common voltage to frequency ADC
collector (CC) configurations of a 41. Consider the following data in respect of a
transistor: certain digital gate
Parameter CB CE CC I OH  0.2mA, I OL  16mA, I IH  40 A and I IL  1.6mA
1. Input Low Medium High
The symbols have their usual meanings.
impedance
The ‘fanout’ will be
2. Current gain High Low High a. 80
3. Voltage gain >1 >1 <1 b. 40
In this table, the performances of CD, CE, c. 10
and CC have been correctly indicated in d. 5
respect of parameters 42.
a. 1,2 and 3
b. 1 and 2
c. 2 and 3
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47. Cycle time of a Random, Access Memoir
is the time required between successive
a. Accesses to memory
b. Clocks
c. Delete operations
For the JK flip-flop shown in the above d. Read/Write operations
figure, J=Q and K= 1. If it is initially 48. The INTEL 8080 microprocessor has a set
cleared and then clocked for 6 pulses, the of 91 instructions. The op-code to
sequence at the Q-output will be implement this instruction set should be of
a. 010101 at least
b. 010000 a. 6 bits
c. 011001 b. 4 bits
d. 010010 c. 7 bits
43. A full adder circuit may be constructed by d. 8 bits
using 49. Consider the following assembly language
a. Two 2-input AND gates and two 3- code for a simple computer having one
input OR gates register only.
b. Two half adders and a 2-input AND LOAD X
gate ADD Y
c. Two half adders and a 2-input OR gate STORE Ti
d. Two 2-input AND gates and two 3- STORE T2
input XOR gates MULT Z
44. If (211)X = (152)8 then the value of base x’ MULT Ti
is ADD T2
a. 3 STORE R
b. 5 Which one of the following arithmetic
c. 7 expression does it evaluate?
d. 9 a. R : Z 2 . 1  X  Y 
2

45. The range of numbers that can be


b. R : Z 2 .  X  Y    X  Y 
2
represented in two’s complement mode
with four binary digits is
c. R : Z .  X  Y    X  Y 
2 2
a. –15 to + 15
d. R : Z .  X  Y    X  Y 
2
b. –8 to +8
c. –8 to +7
50. Consider the following statements
d. –7 to + 7
regarding a ‘smart’ terminal:
46. Given that N is the actual number of
1. It is a minimal system containing
instructions executed and CPI is the
almost no memory.
average number of cycles per instruction,
2. It contains a small microcomputer or
then
minicomputer.
a. Both CISC (Complex instruction set
3. It permits text editing.
computer) and RISC (Reduced
4. It enables checking of typing errors
instruction set computer) processors
made by operations.
aim to reduce N at the expense of CPI
Which of these statements?
b. CISC processors aim to reduce N at the
a. 1,2 and 3
expense of CPI whereas RISC
b. 1, 2.and 4
processors aim to reduce CPI at the
c. 2, 3 and 3
expense of N
d. 1, 3 and 4
c. RISC processors aim to reduce N at the
51. Match List I (Signal flow graph) with List
expense of CPI whereas CISC
II (Transfer function) and select the correct
processors aim to reduce CPI at the
answer using the codes given below the
expense of N
lists:
d. Both CISC and RISC processors aim
List I
to reduce CPI at the expense of N
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Which of these statements are correct?
a. 1,2 and 3
b. 1 and 2
c. 2 and 3
d. 1 and 3
54. The Nyquist polar plot of a system with
sz
G s H s  ; p  0, is
s s  p
represented as

List II
P
1.
1 Q
Q
2.
1  PQ
Q
3.
1  PQ
PQ
4.
1  P2 55. Type of a system depends on the
A B C D a. Number of its poles
a. 2 3 4 1 b. Difference between the number of
b. 2 3 1 4 poles and zeros
c. 3 2 1 4 c. Number of its real poles only
d. 3 2 4 1 d. Number of poles its has at the origin
52. The unit step response of a second order 56.
Imear system with Zero initial states is
given by
The damping ratio and the undraped
natural frequency of oscillation of the
system are respectively
a. 0.6 and 10 rad/s
b. 0.6 and 12.5 rad/s The above figure shows root-loci of open
c. 0.8 and 10 rad/s loop transfer function G(s) H(s) of a
d. 0.8 and 12.5 rad/s system. Consider the following inferences
53. drawn from this figure
1. It has no zero.
2. It is a stable system.
3. It is a second order system.
Which of these inferences are correct?
a. 1, 2 and 3
b. 1 and 2
c. 2 and 3
Consider the following statements d. 1 and 3
regarding the transfer function G(s) plotted 57. The Nyquist plot of a closed-loop system
in the above figure. is shown in the above figure. The plot
1. G(s) has corner frequencies at  =0.1,1 Indicates that the
and 10.
100  s  1
2. G  s  
s  s  10 
3. The magnitude of 20 log10 | G  j  | at
 =1000 is -20 dB.
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c. 2 mH
d. Dependent on supply frequency 
62. Two sinusoidal signals of frequency f and
3f are applied as x and y inputs
respectively to an oscilloscope. Which one
of the following patterns could be
observed on the screen?
58. Which one of the following statements
regarding the state transition matrix is
correct?
a.   0   0
1
b.  1  t     
t 
63. In measuring the distributed capacitance
c.   t1  t2     t1     t2  Cd’ of a certain coil using Q-meter, initial
d.   t2  t1    t1  t0    t2  t0  resonance at frequency 2 MHz is obtained
by tuning the capacitance set to 430 pE. If
59. The final value of function
resonance at 4 MHz is obtained by tuning
5
F s  is equal to the capacitance set to 100 pE. then the
s  s  s  2
2
value of ‘Cd’ would be
a. Zero a. 10 pF
2 b. 20 pF
b. c. 100 pF
5
5 d. 200 pF
c. 64.
2
d. 5
60. Consider the following statements:
1. P-D controller is equivalent to a high
pass filter.
2. For better performance, integral action
is initiated before derivative action.
3. High proportional gain s an alternative
to derivative action.
4. A practical PID controller uses a high
gain amplifier in the forward path.
Which of these statements are Not correct?
a. 1, 2 and 4
b. 2, 3 and 4 Above figure shows the input attenuation of a
c. 2 and 3 millimeter. If the meter reads full-scale with 10 V
d. 1 and 4 at M with the range switch at position p’. then the
61. required voltage at M to obtain full-scale
deflection with the range switch at position r will
be
a. 10 V
b. 200 V
c. 100 V
d. Undeterminable because resistance of
the dc probe is not known.
65. Match List I (Measurements) with List II
If the bridge shown in the above figure is (Transduction principles) and select the
balanced, then the value of the inductance correct answer using the codes given
‘L’ will be below the List:
a. 100 mH List I
b. 20 mH A. rpm
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B. Temperature 70. Consider the following statements in
C. Static pressure respect of Y Ba2Cu3O7-x superconductor
D. Current 1. It has poor formability.
List II 2. Its superconducting property is very
1. Variable resistance sensitive to humidity and temperature.
2. Hall effect 3. Its application requires a constant
3. Piezoelectric effect supply of liquid helium.
4. Variable reluctance Which of these are the difficulties in the
5. Variable capacitance exploitation of the given superconductor
A B C D for engineering use?
a. 4 1 5 2 a. 1,2 and 3
b. 1 4 5 2 b. 1 and 2
c. 2 1 3 5 c. 2 and 3
d. 4 1 2 5 d. 1 and 3
66. A resistance strain gauge with a gauge 71. In a ferromagnetic material, the magnetic
factor of 2 is fastened to a steel member field is increased gradually from zero. The
subjected to a stress of 10.5 × 104 kN/ m2. first process which sets in the material to
The modulus of elasticity of steel is give net magnetization is the
2.l× 108 kN/m2. The change of resistance a. Growth of favorably oriented domains
due to stress in the strain gauge is at the cost of other domains by
a. 0.1% reversible domain wall movement
b. 0.2% b. Growth of favorably oriented domains
c. 1% at the cost of other domains by
d. 10% irreversible domain wall movement
67. How many comparators are there in an c. Alignment of domain walls with the
ADC with 0–5 V input and 8 bit output grain boundaries
assuming a flash converter? d. Rotation of domains in the direction of
a. 5 the applied field
b. 8 72. If two semiconductor specimen have
c. 40 carrier concentration ‘n1’ and n2’ and their
d. 255 Hall coefficients are ‘R1 and ‘R2
68. Given that respectively, then
 = Polaris ability R1  n1 
1/2

N = Number of dipoles /m2 a.  


R2  n2 
 r =Relative dielectric constant and
R1 n1
 0 dielectric constant of free space, the b. 
R2 n2
clausius mossoti relation is
 r  1 N c.
R1 n2

a. 
 r  1 3 0 R2 n1
 r  1 N
1/2
R1  n2 
b.  d.  
 r  2 3 0 R2  n1 
 r  1 3 0 73. Consider the following statements
c. 
 r  2 N As compared to Si single crystal grown by
  1 3 0 the CZ method, the Si single crystal grown
d. r  by the FZ method should have
 r  1 N 1. Lesser oxygen contamination.
69. The ratio of the electrical resistance of a 2. Uniform doping throughout the length
material at 300 K to its electrical resistance of the crystal.
at 4 K is 5. This material could be 3. More substitution carbon atoms in the
a. An intrinsic semiconductor crystal.
b. An extrinsic semiconductor Which of these statements are correct?
c. An insulator a. 1, 2 and 3
d. A conductor b. 1 and 3
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c. 2 and 3 c. Capacitance and the inductance will
d. 1 and 2 remain the same
74. For the epitomical growth of material M to d. Capacitance will decrease and the
be possible on the substrate of material N, inductance will increase
a. The lattice constants of M and N must 79. The inductance per unit length of an
be same overhead line due to internal flux linkages
b. M and N must not react with each a. Depends on the size of the conductor
other b. Is independent of the side of conductor
c. The coefficients of thermal expansion and constant
of M and N must be equal c. Depends on the current through
d. M must have a lower density than N conductor
75. Silicon nitride is used as the passivating d. Depends on distance between
cover layer in MOS technology because it conductor
is
a. Easy to deposit 80.
b. Resistant to oxidation
c. An excellent barrier to alkali ions
d. An excellent mask for gallium
76. The economizer. a component of steam
power plants, is a heat-exchanger utilizing
the waste heat of A single-phase ac distributor supplies two
a. Bleed-steam to heat the feed water single-phase loads as shown in the above
b. Flue-gas to heat the feed water figure. The voltage drop from A to C is,
c. Flue-gas to heat the air going into the a. 4.5 + j 30 V
boiler b. 30 + j 4.5 V
d. Flue-gas to heat the pulverized coal c. 4.5 – 30 V
77. Consider the following statements about d. j 30 V.
the utility of delta-connected tertiary 81. A synchronous generator with
windings in star-star connected power synchronous reactance of 1:3 Pu IS
transformer currents. connected to an infinite bus whose voltage
1. It makes supply available for small is 12 pu, through an equivalent reactance
loads. of 0.2 pu. For maximum output of 1:2 pu,
2. It provides low reactance paths for the alternator emf must be
zero sequence a. 1.5 Pu
3. It is used to suppress harmonic b. 1.56 pu
voltages. c. 1.8 pu
4. It is used to allow flow of earth fault d. 2.5 pu
current for operation of protective 82. Consider the following statements
relays. Transient stability limit of a synchronous
Which of these statements are correct? generator feeding power to an infinite bus
a. 1 and 2 through a transmission line can be
b. 2,3 and 4 increased by
c. 1,3 and 4 1. Increasing the steam supply to tubine
d. 1,2,3 and 4 driving the generator during fault
78. A 3-phase transmission line conductors clearing.
were arranged in horizontal spacing, with 2. Connecting resistors at the generator
‘d’ as the distance between adjacent terminals during fault condition.
conductors. If these conductors are 3. Employing a faster excitation system.
rearranged to form an equilateral triangle 4. Quickly throwing off the generator
with sides equal to ‘d’, then the load.
a. Capacitance and the inductance will Which of these statements are correct?
increase a. 2 and 3
b. Capacitance will increase and the b. 3 and 4
inductance will decrease c. 1 and 2
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d. 2 and 4 87. Reversal of power flow in HVDC link by
83. An overhead transmission line having controlling the firing angle simultaneously
surge impedance ‘Z1’ is terminated to at both the onverter stations results in
underground cable o surge impedance Z2’. a. Reversal of voltage polarity of HVDC
The reflection coefficient for the traveling pole
wave at the junction of the line and cable b. Reversal of current in dc link
is c. Reversal of current in dc link as well
Z1  Z 2 as reversal of voltage polarity of
a.
Z1  Z 2 HVDC pole
d. Neither reversal of current in dc link
Z2
b. nor reversal of voltage polarity of
Z1  Z 2 HVDC pole
Z 2  Z1 88. In terms of plant powers PN and Pm, and
c.
Z1  Z 2 loss coefficients Bmn the total transmission
Z1  Z 2 loss ‘PI ‘ is
d. N N
Z1  Z 2 a.  B
m 1 n 1
mn n P
84. Ring main distribution is preferred to a N N
radial system because
a. Voltage drop in the feeder is less and
b.  P B
m 1 n 1
m mn

supply is more reliable N N

b. Voltage drop in the feeder is less and c.  P B


m 1 n 1
m mn n P
power factor is high N N
c. Power factor is high and supply is
more reliable
d.  2 P B
m 1 n 1
m mn

d. Power factor is high and system is less 89. The average value of dc voltage of a
expensive single-phase semi converter under
85. If the fault current is 3000 A for a relay continuous conduction is
with a plug setting of 50% and CT ratio of 2V  2  cos  
1000:1, the plug setting multiplier would a.
be

a. 1.5 2V 1  cos  
b.
b. 3 
c. 4.5 2V 1  cos  
d. 6 c.
86. Match List I (Protective schemes) with 2
List II (Equipment) and select the correct 2V 1  cos  
d.
answer using the codes given below the 2
lists: 90.
List I
A. Mho relays
B. Inverse time over current relays
C. Differential relays
List II
1. Generators
2. Transmission lines
3. Motors
A B C
a. 2 1 3 The sinusoidal distributed balanced three
b. 2 3 1 phase windings shown in the above figure
c. 3 2 1 are supplied with balanced three- phase
d. 1 3 2 currents,
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  5  south pole on the stator near the damper
iA  I m sin t  ), iB  I m sin  t   bars labeled 1, 2, 3 and 4 as shown in the
6  6 
above figure, the direction of induced
and
force on conductor 3 is
 5 
iC  Im sin  t   a. F1
 6  b. F2
 c. F3
At the angular instant t , the value of
6 d. F4
angular position ‘  ’ of the rotating mmf 94. A 3-phase synchronous motor with
‘F’ with respect to phase A axis will be negligible losses is connected to the supply
 at rated frequency and constant terminal
a.  voltage ‘V. The induced emf of the motor
2
is designated as E. If the motor is now

b. gradually loaded to its rated power,
2 adjusting its excitation to obtain, say 0.8
 leading power factor operation, then E-
c.
6 pharos would
 a. Be less than V-pharos and also lead V-
d. 
6 pharos
91. In a loaded dc generator. if the brushes are b. Be greater than V-pharos and also lead
given a shift from the interpolar axis in the V-pharos
direction of rotation, then the commutation c. Be less than V-pharos and also lag V-
will pharos
a. Improve with fall of terminal voltage. d. Be greater than V-pharos and also lag
b. Deteriorate with fall of terminal V-pharos
voltage 95. An alternator of 400 kW is driven by a
c. Improve with rise in terminal voltage prime mover of speed regulation 4% and
d. Deteriorate with rise in terminal another alternator of 200 kW is driven by a
voltage prime mover of speed regulation 3%. The
92. A dc shunt motor is required to drive a total load they can take, without
constant power load at rated speed while overloading either of the machines is
drawing rated armature current. Neglecting a. 600 kW
saturation and all machine losses, if both b. 500 kW
the terminal voltage and the field current c. 450 kW
of the machine are halved, then d. 400 kW
a. The speed becomes 2 pu (per unit) but 96. Consider the following statements
armature current remains at 1 pu Modem alternators are designed for large
b. the speed remains at 1 Pu but armature air-gap to have
current becomes 2 Pu 1. Large inherent regulation.
c. Both speed and armature current 2. Very stable parallel operation.
become 2 pu 3. Higher stability limit.
d. Both speed and armature current 4. Sinusoidal mmf distribution,
remain at 1 pu Which of these statements are correct?
93. a. 1, 2 and 3
b. 2, 3 and 4
c. 1, 3 and 4
d. 1, 2 and 4
97. When a single-phase capacitor start
induction motor is running at a steady
speed delivering a fixed torque, then
a. Peak of forward rotor mmf is equal to
A synchronous motor having a the peak of backward rotor mmf
synchronous speed of 1500 rpm slows b. Peak of forward startor mmf is equal to
down to 1490 rpm due to sudden increase the peak of backward stator mmf
in load on the motor shaft. Assuming a
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c. Net forward rotating flux is equal to For the system shown in the above figure,
the net backward rotating flux the phase relations of current ‘I’ with respect to
d. Forward flux produced by rotor current the voltage VAB is
is equal to backward flux produced by a. Zero
rotor current
b. 90° lead
98. A 3-phase delta connected squirrel cage
induction motor has a starting current of c. 90° log
I  and a starting torque of T at rated d. 180°
voltage. If the starting current and starting 102. A-3phase Y/  transformer has per phase
torque while the motor is started through turn ration K and line voltage ratio ‘K1’. If
star-delta starter and auto-transformer the voltage of  winding lags the voltage
(with 60% voltage) starter alternatively, of Y winding by a angle  , then K, K1 and
are I.,, and Ty and Iauto and Tauto  are related as
IY I auto Ty Tauto
respectively, then : : : is a. K1  K and   30
I  I  T T
K
equal to b. K1  and   30
1 1 3
a. : 0.6 : : 0.6
3 3 c. K1  3K and   30
1 1
b. : 0.6 : : 0.36 d. K1  3K and   30
3 3
1 1 103. Two transformers X and Y with identical
c. : 0.36 : : 0.6 ratings and dimensions have 0.8 mm and
3 3
1.2 mm thick laminations respectively. If
1 1
d. : 0.36 : : 0.36 Rm and Xm are the magnetizing branch
3 3 parameters in the equivalent circuit, then
99. If a 3-phase induction motor and a 1-phase a. Rm values in both are likely to be
induction motor of the same kW rating and equal, but X of Xm is likely to be
same winding voltage are compared, then higher than Xm of Y
a. Bth will be of same size and efficiency
b. The 3-phase induction motor will be b. Xm values in both are likely to be
bigger in size and less efficient equal, but Rm of X is likely to higher
c. The 3-phase induction motor will be than Rm of Y
smaller in size and more efficient c. Xm values in both are likely to be
d. The 3-phase induction motor will be equal, but Rm of X is likely to be lower
bigger in size and more efficient than Rm of Y
100. In the slip power recovery method of d. Rm values in both are likely to be
speed control of a 3-phase wound rotor equal, but Xm of X is likely to be lower
induction motor, to operate it in the sub than Xm of Y
synchronous region of speed, a voltage has 104. Consider the following statements in
to be injected across the rotor terminals respect of important features of IGBT:
a. In phase with the rotor induced emf
b. In phase opposition to the rotor 1. It has a high impedance gate as that of
induced emf a MOSFET.
c. Leading the rotor induced emf by 90° 2. It has a low ON State voltage as that of
d. Lagging the rotor induced emf by 90° a BIT.
101. 3. It can block negative voltages as in the
case of GTO.
Which of these statements are correct?
a. 1 and 2
b. 1 and 2
c. 2 and 3
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d. 1, 2 and 3 c.   
105. Opto couplers are used in transistor base d.  ranges form 0° to 180°
drive circuit for 110. Assertion (A): In dc to do step down
a. Amplification of base drive signal chopper, freewheeling diode is mandatory
b. Isolation between control and power for RL loads.
circuits Reason (R): A part of energy fed to the
c. Fast switching of power transistor RL load is dissipated in the resistance.
d. Protection against over current a. Both A and Rare true and R is the
correct explanation of A
106. A single-phase circulating current dual
converter is supplying a load, If the b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT
triggering angle of one converter is 30°, the correct explanation of A
then the other converter operates at a c. A is true but R is false
triggering angle of d. A is false but R is true
a. 30° 111. Assertion (A): In the slip test for
b. 60° determining the daxis and q axis
c. 90° synchronous reactance’s ‘Xd’ and ‘Xq’
respectively of a salient pole machine, the
d. 150°
stator has to be fed with suitable reduced
107. The purpose of free-wheeling in a thyristor voltage at the rated frequency and the rotor
controlled ac to dc converter is to (with the field circuit open) has to be
a. Reduce the current of its associated rotated at a speed slightly different from
thyristor to zero so that commutation the synchronous speed, and the fluctuating
can take place terminating voltage and armature current
b. Share the load current of its associated are to be recorded for computing ‘Xd’ and
thyristor Xq
c. Conduct the load current when its Reason (R): During the slip test, a slip
associated thyristor is turned off frequency voltage is indicated across the
open field circuit terminals that could be
d. Maintain voltage across load at
measured by connecting a voltmeter across
constant value
these terminals.
108. Consider the following statements
a. Both A and Rare true and R is the
Phase-controlled converters correct explanation of A
1. Do not provide smooth variation of b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT
output voltage. the correct explanation of A
2. Inject harmonics into the power c. A is true but R is false
system.
d. A is false but R is true
3. Draw non-unity power factor (pf)
112. Assertion (A): Phase comparison pilot
current for finite triggering angle.
relaying for the protection of a
Which of these statements are correct? transmission line is a blocking point.
a. 1, 2 and 3 Reason (R): The pilot signal is not
b. 1 and 2 required form the other end to permit
c. 2 and 2 tripping.
d. 1 and 3 a. Both A and Rare true and R is the
correct explanation of A
109. A single-phase thyristorised voltage
controller with triggering angle ‘  ’ is b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT
supplying an RL load of pf angle ‘  ’. The the correct explanation of A
output voltage can be controlled if c. A is true but R is false
a.    d. A is false but R is true
b.   
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113. Assertion (A): Thyristorised current Reason (R): Using two instructions
source inverters do not operate at high instead of one provides flexibility in
switching frequency. implementing a pipeline.
Reason (R): Thyrised current source a. Both A and Rare true and R is the
inverter is capable of four-quadrant correct explanation of A
operation. b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT
a. Both A and Rare true and R is the the correct explanation of A
correct explanation of A c. A is true but R is false
b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT d. A is false but R is true
the correct explanation of A
118. Assertion (A): Surface charge density is
c. A is true but R is false considered a physical possibility for either
d. A is false but R is true dielectrics or perfect conductors.
114. Assertion (A): A piezoelectric crystal is Reason (R): Surface current density is
used for measurement of varying force assumed only in conjunction with perfect
only. conductors.
Reason (R): The equivalent circuit of a a. Both A and Rare true and R is the
piezoelectric transducer has a shunt correct explanation of A
capacitor at its output. b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT
a. Both A and Rare true and R is the the correct explanation of A
correct explanation of A c. A is true but R is false
b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT d. A is false but R is true
the correct explanation of A
119. Assertion (A): For continuous
c. A is true but R is false communication purposes, satellites are
d. A is false but R is true normally placed in geostationary orbit.
115. Assertion (A): Lag compensation permits Reason (R): In satellite communication,
a high gain at low frequencies. uplink and downlink frequencies are
Reason (R): Lag compensation is different.
basically a low pass filter. a. Both A and Rare true and R is the
a. Both A and Rare true and R is the correct explanation of A
correct explanation of A b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT
b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A
the correct explanation of A c. A is true but R is false
c. A is true but R is false d. A is false but R is true
d. A is false but R is true 120. Consider an SSB signal where the
116. Assertion (A):Stability is major problem modulating signal is a speech signal.
in closed loop control systems. Assertion (A): Its envelope detection will
Reason (R): Introduction of feedback not recover the modulating signal.
affects the location of poles of open-loop Reason (R): The envelope of an SSB is
system. constant.
a. Both A and Rare true and R is the a. Both A and Rare true and R is the
correct explanation of A correct explanation of A
b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT
the correct explanation of A the correct explanation of A
c. A is true but R is false c. A is true but R is false
d. A is false but R is true d. A is false but R is true
117. Assertion (A): The auto increment at auto
decrement modes are seldom found in
modern processors.
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ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

1. The value of electric field at a distance of d. a0
1 m from an infinite line charge of density
4. A cubical cavity resonator measures 3 cm
1 C/m is
on each side. The lowest resonant
1 frequency is nearly
a.
2 0 a. 6 GHz
b. 2 0 b. 7 GHz
c.  0 / 2 c. 8 GHz
d. 9 GHz
d.  0 / r
5. Electrons in a completely filled band
2. In the given figure, if the magnetic flux a. Take part in the process of conduction
through the rectangular loop ‘pqrsp’, due b. Take part in the process of conduction
to the infinite line current I is  ,, the flux at low temperature only
linked with double rectangular loop c. Do not take part in the process of
pqtuvwrsp’ will be conduction
d. Take part in the process of conduction
at high temperatures only
6. The cooking of the food in a microwave
oven is based on the principle of
a. Magnetic hysteretic loss
b. Dielectric loss
c. Both magnetic hysteretic loss and
dielectric loss
d. Evaporation of water
a. 3  7. Manganese ferrite is a 1 : 1 mixture of
b. 2  a. MnO and CdO
c.  b. MnO and Fe2O3
c. MnCl2 and Fe2O3
d. Zero
d. MnCl2 and CdO
3. An electric dipole (— Q, Q) revolved with
8. Match List I with List II and select correct
a uniform angular velocity ‘  in a circle
answer:
about its centre ‘O’. When the dipole is in
the position shown in the given figure. the List I
direction of the displacement current A. Diffusion
density at ‘O’ is B. Drift
C. Free electrons
D. Holes
List II
1. Conduction band
2. Valence band
3. Fick’s law
4. Electric field
A B C D
 a. 3 4 2 1
a. ar b. 4 3 2 1
 c. 3 4 1 2
b.  ar
 d. 4 3 1 2
c. a0
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9. An IC structure is shown in the given
figure. The device that can be realized
between terminals labeled (1) and (2) is a

a.  Rc / RE
b.  RE / Rc
Rc hie
a. Resistor c. 
b. Capacitor  R1 R2  /  R1  R2 
c. Bipolar transistor d. Always <1
d. MOS transistor 15. In the CE configuration of a transistor
10. The contact between aluminum (Al) and amplifier, there is
moderately doped silicon (Si) will be a. No phase change between input and
a. Al – pSi Ohmic and Al — nSi output voltages
Schottky b. 180° phase change between input and
b. Al — pSi Ohmic and Al — nSi Ohmic output currents
c. Al — pSi Schottky and Al — nSi c. No phase change between input and
Ohmic output currents and no phase change
d. Al pSi Schottky and Al — nSi between input and output voltages
Schottky d. No phase change between input and
11. The peak input-voltage to a full-wave output currents and 180° phase change
bridge rectifier is 1000 V at 50 Hz. The dc between input and output voltages
output voltage and ripple respectively are 16. The load current IL in the given circuit is
a. 318 V and 50 Hz
b. 318 V and 100 Hz
c. 636 V and 50 Hz
d. 636 V and 100 Hz
12. For a JEET, gm = 1mA/V and
Cgs+Cgd+Cgss = 5pF. The symbols have
their usual meaning. The ft of the JFET is
nearly equal to
a. 1 MHz
b. 5 MHz a. 10 mA
c. 30 MHz 40
d. 190MHz b. mA
3
13. A zener diode has a zener resistance of
5  . If the current through the Zener diode c. 15 mA
changes form 10mA to 20mA, the change d. 20 mA
of voltage across the zener diode will be 17. An emitter coupled differential amplifier
a. 0.05 V behaves as an excellent double - ended
b. 0.075 V clipper if the magnitude of the input
differential voltage exceeds
c. 0.1 V
a. 8VT
d. 0.5 V
b. 4VT
14. The CE amplifier is shown in the given
figure. The voltage gain of the amplifier is c. 2 VT
d. VT
18. The technique of polarization diversity is
used
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a. In satellite communication 23. For the Hamming block code, if ‘n’ be
b. In troposcatter communication total word length of the block and ‘k’ be
c. To combat fading in microwave the number of information bits, then an
communication allowable code of this (n, k) family of
d. To increase repeater spacing in Hamming code is
microwave link a. (7, 5)
19. Smiths charts are used to obtain the b. (15. 11)
impedance relations along a c. (31, 25)
a. Lossless transmission line for different d. (129, 120)
load conditions 24. consider the following statements:
b. Lossy transmission line for different In comparison to PCM, a DM system
load conditions suffers from the disadvantages of
c. Lossy transmission line terminated at a 1. Slope overload distortion.
load equal to line characteristic 2. Larger bandwidth
impedance 3. more complex circuitry
d. Lossless transmi3sion line terminated 4. Inferior performance
at a load equal to line characteristic Which of these statements is/are correct?
impedance a. 1 alone
20. A frequency-modulated voltage wave is b. 1 and 2
given as V = 10 sin  2  5sin 400 t  . The c. 2 and 3
carrier frequency and maximum deviation d. 4 alone
of the signal are respectively 25. If the distance ‘d’ between the radar nad
a. 10 MHz and 10 kHz the target is reduced to ‘d/2’ then the
b. 100 MHz and 1 kHz reviewed the received power becomes ‘N’
c. 10 MHz and 1 kHz times the power received earlier. The value
d. 100 MHz and 10 kHz of ‘N’ is
21. A DSB — SC signal is being detected a. 2
synchronously. The phase error in the b. 8
locally generated carrier will c. 4
a. Cause phase delay d. 16
b. Cause phase distortion only 26. In a TV receiver, if the picture is rolling,
c. Have the effect of reducing the output this may be due to
and causing phase distortion also a. Problem in vertical synchronization
d. Reduce the detected output only b. Problem in horizontal Synchronization
22. Match list I (RM I 051 layer) with list II c. No vertical deflection
(Function) and select the correct answer: d. No horizontal deflection
List I 27. The circuit with inputs A and B shown in
A. Network layer the given figure performs the
B. Transport layer
C. Data link layer
D. Presentation layer
List II
1. Control of packets
2. Data compression
3. Breaks input bit into frames
4. Breaks data into smaller units
A B C D a. AND operation
a. 1 4 3 2 b. Or operation
b. 4 1 3 2 c. NAND operation
c. 1 4 2 3 d. NOR operation
d. 4 1 2 3
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28. For the product-of-sums expression c. 2 and 4
 
L   X  Y  X  Z the equivalent sum
34.
d. 1 and 3
Which one of the following difference
of-products expression will be equations will satisfy the JK flip-flop truth
a. XY  X Z table?
b. X Y  XY a. Qn 1  J n Qn  K n Qn
c. XY  X Z
b. Qn 1  J n Qn  K n Qn
d. X Y  X Z
29. If the input to a 5 bit ladder type DAC is c. Qn 1  J nQn  K nQn
11101 (where ‘0’ and ‘1’ represents 0 V d. Qn 1  J n Qn  K n Qn
and 10 V respectively), the output voltage 35. An overflow occurs in integer binary
will be approximately arithmetic when
a. 1 V a. A carry comes form the most
b. +9 V significant bit
c. -9 V b. The sign of the first operand is
d. +10 V different form the sign of the result
30. Static RAM is preferred over dynamic c. Exclusive NOR of carry from the most
RAM when the requirement is of significant but and carry form the next
a. Slow speed of operation most significant but is ‘1’
b. Larger storage capacity 36. The advantages of immediate addressing is
c. Lower access time a. To decode the operand easily
d. Lower power consumption b. To execute the instruction immediately
31. Four memory chips of 16 × 4 size have c. Not to fetch operand from memory
their address buses connected together. d. To allow both positive and negative
The resulting memory system will be of operands
size 37. To construct a 210 input multiplexer, the
a. 64×4 requited number of 2 input multiplexers is
b. 16×16 a. 31
c. 32×8 b. 63
d. 256×1 c. 127
32. In which one of the following modes of d. 1023
operation, shift register ceases to work as a 38. The 4 bit ripple counter which is
shift register? composed of flip-flops with a propagation
a. SISO delay of 20 ns, would have the maximum
b. SIPO counting speed of
c. P150 a. 1MHz
d. PIPO b. 4MHz
33. Consider the following expression: c. 10 MHz
1. Y  f  A, B, C , D    1, 2, 4, 7,8,11,13,14  d. 100 MHz
39. The cache memory has a high-speed of
2. Y  f  A, B, C , D     3,5,10,11,12,13,14  4Onsandahit ratio of 80%. The regular
memory has an access time of 100 ns. The
average effective time for CPU to access
3. Y  f  A, B, C , D     0,3,5, 6,9,10,12,15  memory is equal to
a. 52ns
4. Y  f  A, B, C , D     0,1, 2, 4, 6,8,9,15  b. 6Ons
c. 70 ns
Which of these expression are
d. 80 ns
equivalent to the expression,
Y  A B C  D ? 40. Match List I (Power Electronic Devices)
with List II (Symbols) and select the
a. 2 and 3
correct answer:
b. 1 and 4
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List I
A. GTO thyristor
B. Triac
C. IGBT
D. BJT
List II

44. For a step-down chopper, V1 is the source


voltage, ‘R’ is the load resistance and  is
the duty cycle. RMS and average values of
thyristor currents for this chopper are,
respectively
Vs  Vs
a. and
R R
 Vs  Vs
b. and
R R
A B C D Vs Vs
c. and
a. 1 2 3 4 R R
b. 1 2 4 3  Vs V
c. 2 1 3 4 d. and s
R R
d. 2 1 4 3 45. A step - up chopper is required to deliver a
41. Natural commutation of a thyristor takes load voltage of 660 V from 220 V dc
place when source. If the non -conduction time of SCR
a. Anode current becomes zero is 100 is, the required pulse-width will be
b. Gate current becomes zero a. 300  s
c. Voltage across the device becomes b. 250  s
zero
c. 200  s
d. Voltage across the device becomes
negative d. 150  s
42. A gate-turn-off (GTO) thyristor 46. In a 3-phase half-wave diode rectifier, the
a. Requires a special turn-off circuit like ratio of average output voltage to per-
a thyristor phase maximum ac voltage is
b. Can be turned off by removing the gate a. 0.955
pulse b. 0.827
c. Can be turned off by a negative current c. 1.654
pulse at the gate d. 1.169
d. Can be turned off by a positive current 47. Figure 1 shows a 3-phase invertors fed by
pulse at the gate a constant voltage source VDC and
43. The SCR circuit is shown in the given connected to a balanced resistive load at
figure. Which one of the following wave the output. Each switching device may
forms represent ‘VT’ when input voltage v conduct for 1200° or for 180°. The wave
is sinusoidal? form shown in the Figure Ills the
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The calculations performed using short -
line approximate model instead of nominal
 it model for a medium length
transmission line delivering lagging load at
a given receiving - end voltage always
result in higher
a. Line voltage with 120° firing 1. Sending - end current
b. Load phase voltage with 120° firing 2. Sending - end power
c. Line voltage with 180° firing 3. Regulation
d. Load phase voltage with 180° firing 4. Efficiency
48. The given figure shows electric power Which of these statements are correct?
input Pe to a a lossless synchronous motor a. 1 and 2
as a function of torque angle  . The load b. 3 and 4
is suddenly increased form P0 to Ps and the c. 1, 2 and 3
motor oscillates around  s between  0
d. 1, 2 and 4
and  m.
51. The severity of line to ground and three-
phase faults at the terminals of an
unloaded synchronous generator is to be
same. If the terminal voltage is 1.0 pu, Z1
= Z2 = j 0.1 Pu and Z0 = j 0.05 pu for the
alternator, then the required inductive
reactance for neutral grounding is
a. 0.0166 pu
b. 0.05 pu
Consider the following statements derived c. 0.1 pu
from the figure regarding the relationship d. 0.15 pu
between the motor speed  and its 52. The surge impedance loading of a long
synchronous speed  s at different points transmission line can be increased without
in the oscillating cycle: adversely affecting its stability by
(i) At point 1,  =  s connecting
(ii) At point 2, while oscillating from 1 a. Lumped inductances in series with the
towards 3,  <  s line
(iii)At point 2, while oscillating from 3 b. Lumped inductances in shunt with the
towards 1,  >  s line
Which of these statements (s) is/are c. Lumped capacitances in shunt with the
correct? line
a. ii and iv d. Lumped capacitances in series with the
b. i,ii and iv line
c. i and iii 53. A transmission line has equal voltages at
d. Iii alone the two ends, maintained constant by two
sources. A third source is to be provided to
49. The reactance of a generator designated
maintain constant voltage (equal to the end
X” is given as 0.25 Pu based on the
voltages) at either the mid-point of the line
generator’s name plate rating of 18 kV,
(case 1) or at 75% of the distance from the
500 MVA. If the base for calculations is
sending end (case 2). Then the maximum
changed to 20 kV, 100 MVA, the
power-transfer capabilities of the line in
generator reactance X on new base will be
the original case, case 1 and case 2
a. 1.025 Pu
respectively, will be in the ratio of
b. 0.05 Pu
a. 1:1:1
c. 0.0405 pu
b. 1:2:1/0.75
d. 025 pu
c. 1:2:4
50. Consider the following statements:
d. 1:4:16
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54. A short length of cable is connected 58. Match List I (Relay) with List II
between dead-end tower and sub-station at (Equipment) and select the correct answer:
the end of a transmission line. Which of List I
the following will decrease, when voltage A. Mho Relay
wave is entering from overhead line to B. Negative Sequence Relay
cable? C. Thermal Relay.
1. Velocity of propagation of voltage List II
wave. 1. Bus bar
2. Steepness of voltage wave. 2. Motor
3. Magnitude of voltage wave. 3. Generator
Select the correct answer using the codes 4. Transmission line
given below
A B C
a. 1 and 2 a. 1 3 2
b. 2 and 3 b. 2 4 1
c. 3 and 1 c. 4 2 3
d. 1, 2 and 3 d. 4 3 2
55. The corona contributes a rd harmonic to 59. Shunt resistor is connected across the
the charging current of the line, because it contacts of a circuit-breaker in order to
a. Occurs every half cycle of the a. Damp out the restricting transient
fundamental frequency
b. Bypass the arc current
b. Induces a 3rd harmonic voltage
c. Limit the short-circuit current
between line and earth
d. Reduce the damage to the contacts due
c. Produces random harmonics, but only
to arcing
3rd harmonic is passed through the line
capacitance 60. Phase comparison relaying is
d. Affects the system grounding for a. Used for providing back-up protection
which a 3rd harmonic voltage appears to transmission lines
on the line, and causes 3rd harmonic b. Immune to the effects of power surges
charging current c. Adversely affected by the currents
56. A single line diagram of a power system is flowing in the protected line due to
shown in the given figure. The diagonal mutual induction from another nearby
elements of the YBUS matrix is circuit
d. Adversely affected by the loss of
synchronism between sources of
generation beyond the ends of the
protected line
61. Maloperation of differential protection of
transformers due to magnetizing inrush
current is prevented by
a. j 0.7 pu, j 0.75 pu, j 0.45 Pu a. Setting the current of the relay higher
b. – j 0.7 pu, – j 0.75 p – j 0.45 pu than the maximum value of inrush
c. – j 7.0 pu, – j 6.0 pu, – j 9.0 Pu current
d. j 7.0 pu, — j 6.0 pu, j 9.0 pu b. Keeping the time-setting long enough
57. In load - flow analysis, the load at a bus is for the inrush current to fall to a value
represented as below the primary operating current of
a. A constant current drawn from the bus the relay
b. A constant impedance connected at the c. Bypassing the inrush current from the
bus operating coil of the relay
c. Constant real and reactive powers d. Filtering the third harmonic content of
drawn from the bus the inrush current flowing through the
d. A voltage - dependent impedance at operating coil and passing through the
the bus restraining coil
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62. Incremental fuel costs in Rs / MWh for a 1. Reluctance torque is produced when
plant consisting pf two units are given by rotor winding is excited.
dF1 / dP1 = 0.4P1+400 and dF2/dP2=0.48 2. Reluctance torque is produced when
P2+320. The allocation of loads P1 and P2 stator winding is excited.
between the units 1 and 2, respectively, for 3. When both stator and rotor windings
minimum cost of generation for a total are excited, electromagnetic torque is
load of 900 MW is produced.
a. 200 MW and 700 MW 4. When both stator and rotor windings
b. 300 MW and 600 MW are excited, electromagnetic as well as
c. 400 MW and 500 MW reluctance torques are produced.
d. 500 MW and 400 MW Which of these statements are correct?
63. Given figure shows an electromagnet to a. 2 and 4
lift a load of W gram. Assume infinite b. 1 and 4
permeability for iron. The ampere turns of c. 1 and 3
the exciting coil to maintain an d. 2 and 3
equilibrium at an air-gap of x mm would 66. The identical synchronous machines A and
be given by B, running at the same speed, are linked
through inductors as shown in the given
figure:

Machine A will supply active and reactive


power to machine B when  is
a. Positive and VA is less than VB
b. Positive and VA is greater than VB
Wx c. Negative and VA is less than VB
a. 0.874
A d. Negative and VA is greater than VB
Wx 67. The given figure shows the equivalent
b. 0.282
A circuit of a 3-phase induction motor with
deep-bar rotor. The sequence of the
Wx
c. 8.74 magnitudes of the parameters of
A resistances and reactance’s in the
Wx ascending order is
d. 2.82
A
64. The series winding of a cumulatively
compounded dc motor is short -circuited
while driving a load at rated torque. This
results in
a. Reduction in both the armature current
and the motor speed
b. Increase in the armature current and a. Rs , Rr , X / r ' X / r ' Rc ' X m
reduction in the motor speed b. X / s ' X / r ' Rs ' X m ' Rc
c. Increase in- both the armature current c. Rr ' Rs ' X / s ' X / r ' Rc ' X m
as well as the motor speed
d. Reduction in the armature current and d. Rs ' Rr ' X / s ' X / r ' X m ' Rc
increase in the motor speed 68. Which one of the following statements for
65. Consider the following statements a dc machine which is provided with inter
regarding an electrical machine having pole windings (IW) as well as
cylindrical stator and salient-pole rotor: compensating winding (CW) is correct?
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a. Both IW and CW are connected in c. Open - circuit characteristics, field
series with the armoire winding, current at rated short- circuit current
b. Both IW and CW are connected in and armature resistance
parallel with the armature winding d. Short - circuit characteristics, zero
c. IW is connected in series but CW is power factor characteristics and
connected in parallel with the armature armature resistance
winding 72. Match List I with List II and select the
d. IW is connected in parallel but CW is correct answer:
connected in series with the armature List I (Motors)
winding A. 1 -phase induction motor
69. A 3-phase 20-pole, synchronous generator B. Steppe motor
has 180 stator slots with single-layer full C. Universal motor
pitch coils. There are 6 conductors per slot D. Brushless dc motor
and all coils per phase are connected in List II (Applications)
series. The rotor is driven at 300 rpm and 1. Fast- acting servo drive
the flux per pole (sinusoid ally distributed)
2. Hand drilling machine
is 25 mWb. The voltage induced per phase
3. Computer numerical control
is nearest to
4. Domestic pump
a. 500 V
A B C D
b. 1000 V
a. 3 4 1 2
c. 1500 V
b. 3 4 2 1
d. 2000 V
c. 4 3 1 2
70. The Zero Power Factor Characteristic
(ZPFC), along with the Open - Circuit d. 4 3 2 1
Characteristic (0CC) as shown in the given 73. In a 3-phase induction motor, the rotor
figure are used to determine the Leakage impedance angle at standstill is  . The
Reactance Drop IaXI at the rated current Ia load angle  will be
from the “Potier Triangle” ABC. a.   
In this triangle, BC represents the Isxi b.   
(=Vx) drop, because c.  / 2  
d.  / 2
74. In the slew range of a stepper motor, it
a. Can start, stop and reverse as desired
b. Cannot start but can stop and reverse
on command
c. Cannot start, stop and reverse on
command
d. Cannot start and synchronize but can
reverse on command
a. Vx is induced by the mmf AB
75. A 3-phase induction motor develops a
b. VX is induced by the mmf BD
torque T when driven from a balanced 3-
c. VX is induced by the mmf OF phase supply. The terminal voltage and
d. VX and the air-gap voltage Er are 180° frequency are halved so that the air-gap
out of phase at zero p.f. load flux remains the same while the load
71. To calculate the full - load voltage torque is kept constant. Then the slip
regulation of a synchronous generator at a. Is reduced to half
any power factor using mmf method, it is b. Remains same as the previous value
required to have
c. Speed is reduced to half
a. Open-circuit and short - circuit
d. Speed remains the same
characteristics
76. Consider the following statements:
b. Open - circuit and zero power factor
A ceiling fan fails to start because
characteristics
1. Main winding is open-circuited.
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2. Auxiliary winding is open-circuited. voltage existing across any of these
3. Capacitor is short-circuited. elements.
4. Supply terminals are reversed. a. Both A and R are true and R is the
5. Main and auxiliary winding correct explanation of A
connections are interchanged. b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT
Which of these statements are correct? the correct explanation of A
a. 1, 2 and 5 c. A is true but R is false
b. 2, 3, 4 and 5 d. A is false but R is true
c. 1, 2 and 3 81. Assertion (A): Hardware stack registers
d. 1, 3 and 4 speed up the operation of computer..
77. Hysteretic loss of a transformer designed Reason (R): Hardware stack registers
at voltage ‘V’ and frequency ‘f’ is Ph. If reduce the number of memory references
the transformer is operated from a voltage required.
xV’ and frequency ‘xf’ the hysteretic loss a. Both A and R are true and R is the
for a Steinmetz constant of 2 will be correct explanation of A
a. X2Ph b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT
b. XPh the correct explanation of A
c. Ph c. A is true but R is false
d. X3Ph d. A is false but R is true
78. Which one of the following figures 82. Assertion (A): ECL gate has less
represents the correct direction of flow of propagation delay as compared to TTL and
currents in the different sections of the CMOS gates.
windings of an auto transformer? Reason (R): ECL gate consumes less
power.
a. Both A and R are true and R is the
correct explanation of A
b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT
the correct explanation of A
c. A is true but R is false
d. A is false but R is true
83. Assertion (A): The individual active and
passive components in IC should be
electrically isolated from one another
79. Assertion (A): The driving point
before metallization.
admittance function of a passive network
Reason (R): The epitomical layer in
cannot have multiple poles on the j  -
which these components are fabricated can
axis.
provide a common leakage path.
Reason (R) : Multiple poles on the j  -
a. Both A and R are true and R is the
axis give rise to time domain functions of
correct explanation of A
the type t cos  t and t sin  t.
b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT
a. Both A and R are true and R is the
the correct explanation of A
correct explanation of A
c. A is true but R is false
b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT
d. A is false but R is true
the correct explanation of A
84. Assertion (A): A low voltage standing
c. A is true but R is false
wave ratio (VSWR) is the goal in a
d. A is false but R is true
transmission line.
80. Assertion (A): If the voltages across R. L
Reason (R): The higher the VSWR the
and C elements connected in series in an
greater is the mismatch on the line.
ac circuit are 300 V, 100 V and 500 V
a. Both A and R are true and R is the
respectively, then the total voltage applied
correct explanation of A
will be 500 V.
b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT
Reason (R): The applied voltage in LCR
the correct explanation of A
series circuit is equal to the maximum
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c. A is true but R is false c. y21
d. A is false but R is true d. h21
85. Assertion (A): Square law detectors, 89. An RC driving point impedance function
though simple, are not satisfactory for the has zeros at s = – 2 and s = – 5. The
detection of amplitude modulated signals. admissible poles for the function are
Reason (R): Square law detection leads to a. S = 0 and s= –6
large second harmonic distortion, which is b. S = – l and s = –3
proportional to the modulation index of the c. S = 0 and s –1
sinusoidal signal. d. S = –3 and s = –4
a. Both A and R are true and R is the 90. For the circuit shown in the given figure,
correct explanation of A the switch ‘K’ was closed for a long time
b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT till steady state conditions reached. At time
the correct explanation of A t = 0, the switch ‘K’ is opened, then the
c. A is true but R is false current through inductor will be
d. A is false but R is true
86. For network shown in the given figure, the
current in the 2 resistor would be

a. 5 cos 10t
b. 5 cos 100t
c. 5 cos 1000t
d. 5 cos 10000t
a. 5 A 91. For the circuit shown in the given figure,
steady state is reached with switch ‘S
b. 20A
open. At t = 0, when switch S is closed,
c. 25A
then the values of v (in V) and dv/dt (in
d. 30A V/s) respectively at t = 0+ will be
87. In the given circuit, if the inductor is
initially relaxed, then the current in the
circuit will be

a. 1 and 0
b. 2 and 1
a. Zero c. 2 and 0
b. L / R  t  d. 1 and 1
1 Rt 92. Input impedance of a CR0 measured at 10
c. e kHz is Z1 and at 10 MHz is Z2. Which one
L L
of the following relations is correct?
1 Rt 
d. 1  e   a. | Z1 || Z 2 |
L L
b. | Z1 || Z 2 |
88. In a two-port network, the output short-
circuit current was measured while the c. | Z1 |  | Z 2 |
source voltage at the input was 1 V; the d. | Z1 | 1000 | Z 2 |
value of the output current would provide
93. The quality factor of a series circuit
the parameter
consisting of 20  resistance, 0.05 H
a. B inductance and 1  F capacitance is
b. y12
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a. 20.15 c. X  1  x  0 
b. 11.2
d. X  1   x  n 
c. 8.7
d. 4.5 98. The function x(t) is shown in the given
94. The voltage v0 for the circuit shown in the figure. If X  j  is the fourier transform
given figure will be of the x(t), then | X  j | at  = 0 will be

 M
a. Vs 1   a. 0.5
 L1  b. 1.5
 M c. 2
b. Vs 1   d. 3
 L1 
99. The function   2n  is equal to
M 
c. Vs   1 a.   n 
 L1 
 M b. 1/ 2  n 
d. Vs 1  
 L2  c. 2  n 
95. The dc component of the function it sin t is d. 2  n / 2 
a. 0 100. A band pass signal having the frequency
b. 1 contents in the range of 1 MHz to 2 MHz
c. 2 is to be sampled. The original signal can
d. 2 /  be reconstructed, if the minimum sampling
96. Consider the following statements: rate is
If the differential equation for the circuit a. 106 samples/s
shown in the given figure is v(t) = – 4 v(t) b. 2 ×106 samples/s
+ 4. Then the set of values of E, R and C c. 4 × 106 samples/s
are, respectively d. 6 × 106 samples/s
101. For the feedback system shown in the
given figure, the forward path does not
affect the system output when KG is

1. 1V,1  and 0.25 F


2. 2V.0.5  and 0.5F
3. 2 V. 1  and 0.5 F. a. Small
4. 1 V.0.25  and 1 F. b. Negative
Which of these statements are correct? c. One
a. 1 and 2 d. Very large
b. 2 and 3 102. If a system has an open loop transfer
c. 3 and 4 1 s
function then the gain of the system
d. 1 and 4 1 s
97. If X(z) = Z transform of x(n), then at frequency at 1 rad/s will be
a. X 1  x  0  a. 1
b. ½
b. X 1   x  n 
c. Zero
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d. -1 c. 3.14 s
103. A system block diagram is shown in the d. 1 s
given figure. The overall transfer function 107. The gain margin of a unity negative
of the system is feedback system having forward transfer
k
function is
s  sT  1
a. Infinity
b. kT
c. 1
d. Zero
108. The impulse response of a linear system is
given by g(t) =Ke-t/r A tangent is drawn to
The value of ‘X’ would b e equal the impulse response curve at time t=0. the
a. H3 tangent will intersect the time axis at
b. G1H3 a. 1/ 2
c. G2H3 b. 
d. G3H3 c. 2
104. The signal flow graph of the system is d. K
shown in the given figure. The transfer 109. A system is shown in the given figure. The
function C(s) / D(s) of the system is value of K which gives a steady - state
error of 20% to a unit step - input is given
by

G1  s  G2  s  a. 500
a. b. 100
1  G1  s  G2  s  H  s 
c. 20
G1  s  G2  s  d. 4
b.
1  G1  s  G2  s  H  s  110. The transfer function for a system is
G2  s  K  s  2
c.
1  G1  s  G2  s  H  s  G s  ,K  0
 s  1 s  3 s  4 
G2  s  Two branches (loci) of the plot directed
d.
1  G1  s  G2  s  H  s  along asymptotes are centered at a point
105. The response of a system to a unit ramp a. –3
input is ½ t-1/8 u(t)+1/8e-4t. Which one of b. –4
the following is the unit impulse response
of the system? c. –2
a. 1  e 4t d. –1
b. 2 1  e4t  111. The number of roots in the left-half of s-
plane for the equation s3 — 4s2 + s + 6 = 0,
c. e4t would be
d. 2e 4t a. 1
106. If a second order system has poles at —1 ± b. 2
j, then step response of the system will
exhibit a peak value at c. 3
a. 4.5 s d. 4
b. 3.5 s 112. Consider the following features:
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1. Squirrel-cage or drag-up type rotor. multimeter is used to measure dc voltage
2. Nearly linear torque -speed in a circuit. The true voltage compared to
characteristics. the measured value is
3. High X / R ratio. a. 10% higher
Which of these features are possessed by a b. 20% higher
two-phase ac servomotor? c. 20% lower
a. 1,2 and 3 d. Same
b. 1 and 2 117. Which one of the following causes the disc
c. 2 and 3 in an induction type of energy meter to
rotate in the opposite direction?
d. 1 and 3
a. The breaking magnet is faulty
113. The current ‘I’ flowing through a
resistance of value 100  0.2% is b. Both current coil and voltage coil are
4 A  0.5% wrongly connected
The uncertainty in measurement of power c. Either current coil or voltage coil is
is wrongly connected
a. 1600 W ± 0.01% d. The load is highly reactive
b. 1600 W ± 0.02% 118. In a semiconductor strain gauge, the
change in resistance on application of
c. 1600 W ± 0.05% strain is mainly due to the change in its
d. 1600 W ± 1.2% a. Length
114. The impedances of a basic ac bridge arms b. Diameter
are
c. Resistively
Z AB  250
d. Length and diameter
ABC  10060
119. In a digital voltmeter, the oscillator
Z CD  40030 frequency is 400 kHz and the ramp voltage
Z DA  Unknown falls from 8 V to 0 V in 20 ms. The
number of pulses counted by the counter
If   1000 radian/s, the components of would be
the unknown arm has the resistance a. 4000
500 3 in
b. 8000
a. Series with a capacitor of 2.  F c. 16000
b. Parallel with a capacitor of 2  F d. 32000
c. Series with an inductor of 2  H 120. The following units are used in a data-
d. Parallel with an inductor of 2 .  H acquisition system
1. Central Processing Unit
115. In a low power-factor wattmeter.
compensating coil is employed in order to 2. Memory
a. Neutralize the capacitance effect of 3. Transducer
pressure coil 4. ADC
b. Compensate for the inductance of The sequence of placement of these units
pressure coil from input to output is
c. Compensate for the error caused by a. 4, 3, 1, 2
power loss in the pressure coil b. 3, 4, 1, 2
d. Reduce the error caused by the eddy - c. 3, 4, 2, 1
currents
d. 4, 3, 2, 1
116. The battery voltage of an analog multimetr
drops by 20% of its original value. The
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ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
1. Match List I (Powers system components) 3. Saves the reactive power
with List II (Relaying schemes) and select 4. Is responsible for voltage regulation on
the correct answer: the d.c. side of the converter
List I Which of these statements are correct?
A. Power Transformer a. 1, 2 and 3
B. Transmission Lines b. 2, 3 and 4
C. Alternator c. 1, 3 and 4
List II d. 1, 2 and 4
1. Differential relaying 5. The converter transformer interposed
2. Distance relaying between the a.c. source and midpoint (star
A B C point) converters have special construction
a. 1 1 2 a. Because the load currents are non-
b. 2 1 1 sinusoidal
c. 1 2 1 b. In order to improve the converter
d. 2 1 2 performance
2. Match List I (Feature) with List II c. In order to strengthen them
(Device) and select the correct answer: d. In order to avoid d.c. magnetization of
List I the core
A. Low on-state resistance 6. A single phase a.c. voltage controller feeds
B. High input impedance a pure resistive load. At a firing angle a,
C. Improved di /dt behavior thyristor conducts for an angle  . If the
D. Good turn-off gain load is replaced by a pure inductance
List II keeping the firing angle constant, the
1. Thyristor conduction angle of the thyristor would be
2. BJT a. 2 
3. MOSFET b. 
4. Triac c.  /2
5. Amplifying gate thyristor d.  /3
A B C D 7. The feedback diodes in a d.c. to a.c.
a. 5 3 4 1 thyristor inverter
b. 2 1 5 3 a. Freewheel the load current
c. 5 1 4 3 b. Provide reverse bias effectively to the
d. 2 3 5 1 thyristors for turnoff
3. A d.c. chopper is operating at a frequency c. Improve the switching properties of the
of 2 kHz from a 96 V d.c. source to supply inverter
a load resistance of 8  . The load time d. Improve the harmonic distortion of the
constant is 6 ms. If the average load inverter output current
voltage is 57.6 V, on time Ton of the 8. Match List I (Fabrication process step)
chopper is with list II (Associated problem) and select
a. 30ms the correct answer:
b. 3ms List I
c. 0.3 ms A. CMOS fabrication
d. 0.3  s B. IOM implantation
4. Consider the following statements: C. LOCOS
Overlapping communication in a phase D. Electron beam lithography
controlled a.c. to d.c. converter List II
1. Increase the reverse bias duration of a 1. Bird’s beak
thyristor 2. Channeling
2. Reduces the displacement factor 3. Latch-up
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4. Proximity effect 13. Assertion (A): When one tries to control
A B C D the majority carrier concentration in an
a. 3 4 1 2 extrinsic semiconductor, its minority
b. 1 2 3 4 carrier concentration automatically gets
c. 3 2 1 4 changed.
d. 1 4 3 2 Reason (R): Einstein relation holds good
9. The purpose of providing n + buried layer in case of doped semiconductor.
in a bipolar junction transistor fabrication a. Both A and R are true and R is the
process is to correct explanation of A
1. Reduce collector resistance b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT
2. Reduce base resistance the correct explanation of A
3. Provide isolation between adjacent c. A is true but R is false
transistors d. A is false but R is true
Which of these statements is/are correct? 14. Assertion (A): Negative feedback in
a. 1, 2 and 3 amplifiers improves performance.
b. 1 and 2 Reason (R): Gain of the amplifier is
c. 1 only reduced by use of negative feedback.
d. 3 only a. Both A and R are true and R is the
10. Assertion (A): Two wires of same length correct explanation of A
with different cross-sectional areas are b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT
connected in series. The heat produced by the correct explanation of A
the current is more in the thicker wire. c. A is true but R is false
Reason (R): The thicker wire has low d. A is false but R is true
resistance. 15. Assertion (A) : ECL is a very high speed
a. Both A and R are true and R is the logic gate.
correct explanation of A Reason (R): Bipolar transistors are used to
b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT realize ECL gates.
the correct explanation of A a. Both A and R are true and R is the
c. A is true but R is false correct explanation of A
d. A is false but R is true b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT
11. Assertion (A): The continuous time the correct explanation of A
differentiator is an unstable system in the c. A is true but R is false
bounded-input. bounded-output (BIBO) d. A is false but R is true
sense. 16. Assertion (A): Any I3oolean function can
Reason (R): The bounded input x(t) sin t2 be realized by using a suitable multiplexer.
would result in an unbounded output. Reason (R): A multiplexer can be realized
a. Both A and R are true and R is the using NAND and NOR gates, which are
correct explanation of A universal gates.
b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT a. Both A and R are true and R is the
the correct explanation of A correct explanation of A
c. A is true but R is false b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT
d. A is false but R is true the correct explanation of A
12. Assertion (A): Introducing negative c. A is true but R is false
feedback in an amplifier results in a d. A is false but R is true
reduced bandwidth. 17. Assertion (A): Indexed addressing mode
Reason (R): The gain bandwidth product is never used in a computer.
of an amplifier is a constant. Reason (R): The address of the operand is
a. Both A and R are true and R is the obtained by adding the base address and
correct explanation of A the index in the indexed addressing mode.
b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT a. Both A and R are true and R is the
the correct explanation of A correct explanation of A
c. A is true but R is false b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT
d. A is false but R is true the correct explanation of A
c. A is true but R is false
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d. A is false but R is true and a 2  resistor at time = 0. The initial
18. Assertion (A): Fiquently used subroutines current in the inductor is zero.
are called by the RST instruction. Match List I (Parameter) with List II
Reason (R): RST instruction is a single (Value) and select the correct answer:
byte instruction whereas the regular CALL List I
instruction is a 3 byte instruction. A. The initial current through the circuit
a. Both A and R are true and R is the B. The steady-state value of current
correct explanation of A through the circuit
b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT C. The value of the current through the
the correct explanation of A circuit at time = 1/2 s
c. A is true but R is false D. The initial slope of the current
d. A is false but R is true List II
19. Assertion (A): Laboratory Cathode Ray 1. 1/2A
Oscilloscopes employ electrostatic 2. 2A
deflection system. 3. zero
Reason (R): Electrostatic deflection 4. 1  e 1 
systems are most suitable for small
screens. 5. 1/ 2 1  e1 
a. Both A and R are true and R is the 6. 0A/s
correct explanation of A A B C D
b. Both A and R are true but R is NOT a. 3 2 5 6
the correct explanation of A b. 4 1 7 5
c. A is true but R is false c. 3 1 5 6
d. A is false but R is true d. 4 2 7 5
20. 23. Consider the following statements with
reference to RC impedance function
1. All poles and zeros of the function are
located on the positive real axis
2. Poles and zeros are interlaced
3. The lowest critical frequency is a zero
4. The lowest critical frequency is a pole
Referring to the circuit shown above the The properties of RC impedance function
current in 18  resistors is are
a. 2A a. 1 and 2
b. 1.5A b. 2 and 3
c. 1A c. 2 and 4
d. 0.5 A d. 1 and 4
21. 24.

For the circuit shown above the total


An ideal ammeter is connected between impedance is
terminals A and B of the network shown a.  7  j 0 
above. The current through the ammeter is
a. 0.8 A b. 5  j0
b. 1.6 A c.  0  j8 
c. 0A
d. 3.2A
d. 7  j0
22. A unit step voltage is connected across 25.
aeries circuit consisting of a 1 H Inductor
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A B C D
a. 4 1 3 2
b. 2 3 1 4
c. 4 3 1 2
d. 2 1 3 4
29. Consider a system described by the
For the circuit shown above, the initial 2s  3
inductor current is 2 A. The value of i(t) transformer function G  s   2
s  2s  5
for t > 0 is It is subjected to an input f(t) 10 u(t).
a. 0.5 – 0.5 e-t The initial and final values of the response
b. 1– e-t are given by
c. 0.5 – 0.25 e-t a. 0, 2/3
d. 0.5 + 0.5 e-t b. 1, 4
26. A star-connected pure resistive load and a c. 0,6
delta-connected pure indicative load are d. 0,4
connected in parallel to a 2 phase, 30. The impulse response of a linear time
1000 3V stare-connected source. Each invariant system is given by h(t) 2 e-t u(t).
arm of the resistive load is 100  and each The unit step response is given by
arm of the inductive load is 300  . The a. Y  t   2 1  e t  u  t 
total line current supplied by the source is
a. 10 2A b. Y  t   2  e  t  1 u  t 
b. 20A c. Y  t   2 1  e2t  u  t 
d. Y  t   2  2  e 2t  u  t 
c. 10 6A
d. 20 / 3A
27. A function f(.) is linear under the 31. The v - i characteristic of a resistor is
condition(s) i  2V 2 The resistor is
a. f  X 1  X 2   f  X 1   f  X 2  only a. Linear, passive, bilateral
b. Non-linear, passive, bilateral
b. f  kx   kf  x  only c. Non-linear, active, bilateral
c. f  x1  x2   f  x1   f  x2  and d. Non-linear, active, unilateral
32. The unit impulse response of the system
f  kx   kf  x  described by y(n) –y(n –1) = x(n) –x(n –1)
d. f  x1  x2   f  x1   f  x2  or is
a.  (n)
f  kx   kf  x 
b. U(n)
28. Match List I (Signals) with List 11 c. 1
(Laplace Transformers) and select the d. Zero
correct answer: 33. The sequences u[n] and u [–n –1]
List I a. Are both non-causal sequences
A. e  t u  t  b. Have the same z -transforms with the
same regions of convergence
B. 1/ s 2
c. Have the same z-transforms with
C. u  t  different regions of convergence
D. te  t u  t  d. Do not have a z-transform at all
List II 34. A unity feedback system has open loop T.
16
1. 1/ s 2 F. G s  . The natural
1 s  s  1.6 
2.
 s  1 frequency of the system is
2

a. 16
3. 1/s b. 8
1 c. 2
4.
s 1 d. 4
U(t) denotes the unit step function. 35. Loop gain vs. phase plot is known as
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a. Nyquist plot 1. It is directly proportional to the
b. Bode plot product of the magnitudes of the
c. Nichol’s chart currents
d. Inverse Nyquist plot 2. It satisfies Newton’s third law
36. A closed -loop system is stable when all its 3. It is attracting if the currents are in the
poles in the s - plane lie same direction
a. On the positive real axis Which of these statements are correct?
b. On the imaginary axis a. 1 and 2
c. In the left half b. 2 and 3
d. In the right half c. 1 and 3
1  0.5s d. 1, 2 and 3
37. The transfer function represents a
1 s 43. An isotropic antenna is radiating 3 kW.
a. Lead network The field at 3 km distance is
b. Lag network a. 0.1 V/m
c. Lag -lead network b. 10 V/m
d. PID controller c. 0.01 V/m
38. A. C. Servomotor is a d. 0.2 V/m
a. 3-phase induction motor 44. A cubical cavity of dimension 2.36 cm is
b. 2- phase induction motor resonating in TE101 mode. The resonant
c. 1 - phase induction motor frequency for the mode is
d. 2-phase synchronous motor a. 10 GHz
39. Amplifying is a type of b. 9 GHz
a. Magnetic amplifier c. 8.5 GHz
b. Rotating amplifier d. 12 GHz
c. Electronic amplifier 45. If the cut-off frequency of a parallel plate
d. Synchro transformer wave guide for TE10 mode is 2000 MHz,
40. sampled signal has z-transform the cut-off frequency for TE20 mode will
Tz be
R z  Which of the following a. 1000 MHz
 z  1
2
b. 2000 MHz
time-domain signals does it represent? c. 3000 MHz
a. Exponential d. 4000 MHz
b. Step 46. A lossless line length  / 4 and
c. Ramp characteristic impedance Z0 transforms a
d. Sinusoidal resistive load R into an impedance
41. A circular disc of radius R carries a
uniform surface charge density. When it
 Z02 / R  .
revolves at a uniform angular velocity When the line if  / 2 long, the
about its centre and in its own plane, the transformed impedance will be
magnetic flux density at the centre of the a.  Z 02 / R 
b. 2  Z 02 / R 
disc is B.
If the radius of the disc is doubled and the
original charge spread out uniformly on c. Z0
the extended area, the magnetic field at the d. R
centre would be 47. The divergence of a vector
a. B/4 A  ix  j 6 y  kz at point P in space
2 2 3

b. 13/2 whose coordinates are (2,4,1) is


c. 13 a. 55
d. 213 b. 65
42. Consider the following statements with c. 50
regard to force per unit length between two d. 40
stationary, long parallel filamentary 48. Consider the following statements in
currents respect of energy bands in a solid:
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1. Energy bands at high energy have b. Serial number of the mobile phone
more width than those bands at low assigned by the manufacturer
energy c. Personal code used by the caller to
2. Low energy bands correspond to unlock the telephone
valence electrons d. Called telephone number
3. There are always some energy bands 53. Match List I (Link Technology) with List
that are not filled II (Usable bandwidth) and select the
Which of these statements is/are correct? correct answer:
a. 1, 2 and 3 List I
b. 1 and 2 A. Co-axial cable
c. only 2 B. Twisted pair
d. 1 and 3 C. Terrestrial microwaves
49. Match List I (Name) with List II D. Satellite microwaves
(Fabrication/Property) and select the List II
correct answer: 1. 2 Mbps
List I 2. 1 6bps
A. Intrinsic semiconductor 3. 2.4 6bps
B. p-type semiconductor 4. 4.6 6bps
C. n-type semiconductor A B C D
D. Extrinsic semiconductor a. 2 1 3 4
List II b. 4 3 1 2
1. Acceptor type of impurity is added to c. 2 3 1 4
semiconductor d. 4 1 3 2
2. Donor type of impurity is added to 54. ‘BAD is the hexadecimal representation
semiconductor of a binary number. If the number
3. Doped semiconductors represents only the magnitude, its decimal
4. Electrical property is same as that of equivalent is
pure semiconductor a. 2749
A B C D b. 2989
a. 4 3 2 1 c. 1213
b. 2 1 4 3 d. 111013
c. 2 3 4 1 55. The addressing mode in which the
d. 4 1 2 3 machine language instruction itself
50. Two magnetic materials, A and B, have includes the data is called
their electrical conductivities in the ratio 4 a. Immediate
: 9. Eddy current losses in the materials A b. Indexed
and B are in the ratio c. Indirect
a. 2:3 d. Direct
b. 3:2 56. Which one among the following I/O
c. 9:4 methods wastes a lot of CPU time by
d. 4:9 putting it into many wait states?
51. In a junction diode, the ratio of the a. Hand shaking
junction resistance under reverse bias to b. Intermitting
that under forward bias has a typical value c. Synchronous serial
a. 10-3 d. Asynchronous serial
b. 1 57. Consider the following statements:
c. 103 When compared with micro programmed
d. 106 control, the following are the advantages
52. When the mobile phone is put ‘on the air, of hardwired control
the first information that reaches Mobile 1. It consumes less power
Telephone Switching Office (MTSO) is 2. It generates the control signals faster
the 3. It is more reliable
a. Caller’s telephone number Which of these statements are correct?
a. 1, 2 and 3
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b. 1 and 2 63. A 16-bit ADC is used in a DVM. The
c. 2 and 3 reference voltage is 5 V. The minimum
d. 1 and 3 voltage that could be measured is
58. On a certain memory chip is written 5
a. 16
4 k ×8; it implies that it has data input 2 1
lines, data output lines and capacity, 5
respectively, as b. 16
2
a. 8, 8, 4000
25
b. 8, 8, 4096 c. 16
c. 12, 12, 4096 2 1
d. 8, 12, 4096 25
d.
59. Consider the following mapping 216
techniques: 64. How would a reading 0.6973 V be
1. Direct mapping displayed on a 4½ digit digital voltmeter
2. Associative mapping on its 10 V scale?
3. Set associative mapping a. 0.697
Which of these are used with cache? b. 0.6973
a. 1, 2 and 3 c. 0.6900
b. 1 and 2 d. 0.7000
c. 2 and 3 65. Match List I (Data acquisition system/Bus
d. 1 and 3 structure) with List II (Application) and
60. Consider the following statements: select the correct answer:
1. Deviation from the true value of the List I
measured variable is called as error A. V × I based system
2. The smallest change in measured value B. IEEE — 488
to which the instrument will respond is C. Field — bus system
called resolution D. TCP / IP
3. The ratio of output signal or response List II
of the instrument to a change of input 1. Process control instrumentation
or measured variable is called 2. Laboratory instrumentation
sensitivity. 3. Computer communication
Which of these statements are correct? 4. Hart-protocol based communication
a. 1, 2 and 3 5. Parallel data communication
b. 1 and 2 A B C D
c. 2 and 3 a. 1 5 4 3
d. 1 and 3 b. 2 3 1 5
61. Two equal resistances, each of 100  2 ± c. 1 3 4 5
1% (standard deviation) are connected in d. 2 5 1 3
parallel. The standard deviation of the 66. The series and shunt field windings of a
parallel combination will be short shunt cumulatively compound d.c.
a. 0.5% motor get interchanged by mistake. On
b. 1 2% supplying rated voltage, the motor shall
a. Run normally
c. 2%
b. Run in the reverse direction
d. 2% c. Run as differentially compounded
62. The resistance of thermostat is 5000  at d. Not run
25°C and its resistance temperature co 67.
efficiency is 0.041°C. A measurement
with a lead resistance of 10 2 will cause an
error of
a. 0.02°C
b. 0.2°C
c. 0.1°C
d. 0.05°C
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The above figure shows the speed-torque 71. The nature of armature reaction in a 3-
characteristics of the following d.c. motors phase synchronous generator depends on
A. Shunt motor the nature of its load power factor.
B. Series motor with weak shunt field Match List I (Nature of armature reaction)
C. Cumulatively compound motor with List 11 (Nature of load) and select the
D. D. Differential compound motor correct answer:
The no-load speed of all the motor is same. List I
Match the type of motors with the A. Cross – magnetizing
corresponding curve using the codes given B. Partly demagnetizing and partly cross
below: magnetizing
A B C D C. Partly magnetizing and partly cross-
a. 1 4 3 2 magnetizing
b. 2 3 4 1 D. Completely demagnetizing
c. 1 3 4 2 List II
d. 2 4 3 1 1. Zero p.f. leading
68. 2. Zero pf. lagging
3. Unity p.f.
4. Leading p.f. impedance
5. Lagging p.f. impedance
A B C D
a. 2 1 4 3
b. 5 3 2 1
c. 2 3 4 1
The above figures illustrate the principle d. 5 1 2 3
of synchronous motor operation. In order 72. Short circuit ratio of a synchronous
to maintain rotation, the current in the machine is the ratio of
stator-conductor must go through one half a. Field current required to. produce rated
cycle in the same time that the field (the voltage on open circuit and rated
rotor) rotates by one pole pitch. armature current
For a six-pole motor, its poles must rotate b. Field current required to produce rated.
in space by an angle armature current on short circuit to that
a. 180° required to produce rated voltage on
b. 120° open circuit
c. 90° c. Field current required to produce rated
d. 60° voltage on open circuit to that required
69. In a d.c. motor if the brushes are shifted to produce rated armature current on
opposite to its direction of rotation, then short circuit
a. Commutation is worsened and speed d. Open circuit voltage to short-circuit
decreases armature current for the same field
b. Commutation is improved and speed current
decreases 73. In a three-phase induction motor with
c. Commutation is worsened and speed increase in load from light to heavy
increases a. Both stator and rotor power factor
d. Commutation is improved and speed increase
increases b. Both stator and rotor power factor
70. An alternator is operation on infinite bus. decrease
It will develop maximum synchronizing c. Stator power factor increases while
power when it is operating at rotor power factor decreases
a. No load d. Stator power factor decreases while
b. Full load rotor power factor increases
c. Its steady state stability limit 74. The following performance characteristics
d. Any load are attributed to a 3-phase cage induction
motor without skew:
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1. Lower magnetizing current compared p.u. and, with linear magnetizing
to a slip ring motor characteristic the field flux  =1.0 p.u.
2. Low efficiency If vt = 0.5 p.u. and the flux  is kept
3. High p.f. constant at 1.0 p.u., then
4. Possible cogging and crawling a. n  1/ 2 p.u. and I a  2.0. p.u.
Which of these statements are correct?
a. 1, 2 and 3 b. n  1.0 p.u. and I a  2.0 p.u.
b. 2, 3 and 4 c. n  2.0 p.u. and I a  1.0 p.u.
c. 1, 3 and 4 d. n  1/ 2 p.u. and I a  1/ 2 p.u.
d. 1, 2 and 4
79. Three single-phase transformers with turn
75. The power input to an induction motor is
ratio 1: 10 are connected in delta star to
50 kW when it is running at 4% slip. If the
supply a 3-phase load. The supply voltage
stator resistance and core losses are
is 400 V (line to line). The line voltage on
neglected, the rotor copper loss is equal to
the load side is
a. 38 kW
a. 400V
b. 20 kW
c. 4kW b. 400 3V
d. 2kW c. 4000V
76. In order to control the speed of a slip ring d. 4000 3V
3-phase induction motor through injected 80. Match List I (Pressure head) with List II
voltage in its rotor circuit, this voltage and (Type of turbine) and select the correct
the rotor voltage should essentially be answer:
a. In same phase List I
b. In quadrate A. Low head
c. In phase opposition B. Medium head
d. Of same frequency C. High head
77. List II
1. Kaplan
2. Francis
3. Pelton
A B C
a. 1 2 3
b. 3 2 1
c. 2 3 1
The above diagrams show a two-winding d. 2 1 3
transformer (Fig. 1) and an auto- 81.
transformer (Fig. 2) formed by
reconnection of the terminals of the
former. The terminal markings are the
conventional ones with regard to the
respectively polarities.
When operated as an auto-transformer
with an input voltage of 500 V, the output
load current would be
a. 50A
b. 40A
c. 30A
d. 10A
78. A d.c. shunt motor with negligible
armature resistance is required to drive a
A normal two - winding 3-phase delta -
constant power load. Under normal rated-
delta transformer connection together with
load operating conditions when the
the corresponding primary and secondary
terminal voltage Vt=1.0 p.u., the speed
voltage pharos diagrams are shown above.
n=1.0 p.u. and the armature current Ia= 1.0
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The magnitude of each of the symmetrical b. Acceleration constant
secondary voltages Vab, Vbc and Vca is E. If c. Deceleration constant
while connecting the secondary side, the d. Blocking factor
terminals X1 and X2 of the transformer II 86. Consider the following statements:
are interchanged by mistake, the resultant 1. It is easier to construct the YBUS matrix
voltage around the secondary closed delta as compared to ZBUS
would be 2. ZBUS is a full matrix while YBUS is
a. E sparse
b. 1.5E 3. YBUS can be easily modified whenever
c. 3E the network changes as compared to
d. 2E the ZBUS
82. For a given base voltage and base volt- Which of these statements are correct?
amperes, the per unit impedance value of a. 1 and 2
an element is x. The per unit impedance b. 2 and 3
value of this element when the voltage and c. 1 and 3
volt-amperes bases are both doubled will d. 1, 2 and 3
be 87. When the wave vector an electron in a
a. 0.5x metal is equal to half the reciprocal vector
b. X values, the electron wave is
c. 2x a. A traveling wave
d. 4x b. A standing wave
83. Consider the following statements with c. An exponentially decaying wave
respect to an interconnected power system: d. An exponentially rising wave
1. Frequency will be same at all buses in 88. Temperature coefficient of resistively in an
the system intrinsic semiconductor is
2. Voltages can be different at different a. Positive and has a large value
buses b. Negative and has a large value
3. Both frequency and voltage can be c. Positive and has a small value
different at different buses d. Negative and has a small value
Which of these statements are correct? 89. When a piece of metal has a temperature
a. 1, 2 and 3 gradient between its two ends, and e.m.f. is
b. 1 and 3 observed to exist between those ends. This
c. 1 and 2 is known as
d. 2 and 3 a. Peltier effect
84. Consider the following statements: b. See beck effect
Overhead transmission lines are provided c. Thomson effect
with earth wires d. Hall effect
1. To protect the transmission line from 90. Consider the following factors:
direct lightning strike 1. Variation of ICBO with temperature
2. To protect the transmission line 2. Variation of VCE with temperature
insulation from the indirect lightning 3. Variation of VBE with temperature
strike Which of these factors pose/poses the need
3. To balance the line currents for proper biasing in a bipolar junction
4. To provide path for neutral current transistor?
Which of these statements is/are correct? a. 1, 2 and 3
a. 1 and 3 b. 2 and 3
b. 1and 4 c. 2 only
c. 1 only d. 1 and 3
d. 2 only 91. Match List I (Oscillators) with List II
85. In Gauss-Seidel method of power flow (Characteristics) and select the correct
problem, the number of iterations may be answer:
reduced if the correction in voltage at each List I
bus is multiplied by A. Wein bridge oscillator
a. Gauss constant B. Hartly oscillator
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C. Crystal oscillator b. The Tran conductance gm in the
D. Blocking oscillator equivalent circuit of a JFET is
List II maximum when VGS = 0
1. Very good frequency stability c. E bers-Moll model cannot be used for
2. Low frequency oscillator used pnp transistor
typically for audio-frequency range d. Electron-flow model can be used as
3. Used for generation for pulses equivalent circuit of an npn transistor
4. Contains two inductors in a resonant 96. In an amplifier with feedback, the
circuit following effects were observed:
A B C D Voltage gain decreases, input impedance
a. 2 1 4 3 increases, output impedance decreases and
b. 3 1 4 2 distortion decreases. This is a case of
c. 2 4 1 3 a. Non-inverting voltage feedback
d. 3 4 1 2 b. Non-inverting current feedback
92. c. Inverting voltage feedback
d. Inverting current feedback
97. The logic Y  AB  A  B is equivalent to
a. Y = AB
b. Y  A  B
c. Y = 1
d. Y = 0
For the op-amp circuit shown above the
98. Match List I (Type of memory) with List
output voltage V0 Is
II (Property) and select the correct answer:
a. – 100 mV
List I
b. + 100 mV
A. Static RAM (SRAM)
c. + 200 mV
B. Read only memory (ROM)
d. + 300 mV
C. Dynamic RAM (DRAM)
93. Consider the following structure for JFET:
List II
1. Non-volatile memory
2. Memory refresh is required
3. Low density memory as memory cell
may have 4 or more transistors
A B C
a. 2 3 1
b. 3 2 1
If the dimension ‘a’ is halved and ‘b is c. 1 3 2
doubled, then the channel pinch off d. 3 1 2
potential Vp, will become 99. Consider the following statements:
a. Double A monostable multivibrator
b. Half 1. Can be constructed by using a timer
c. Four times 555
d. One fourth 2. Is used to generate a gating pulse
94. Which of the following diodes works whose width can be controlled
under forward biased condition? 3. Has inherent hysteretic providing
a. Zener diode range of value between the low and
b. Varactor diode high switching levels
c. Light emitting diode The correct statement(s) is/are
d. Photo diode a. 1, 2 and 3
95. Which of the following statements is b. 1 and 2
correct? c. 1 only
a. The simple equivalent circuit of a d. 1 and 3
JFET contains a very high resistance 100. Consider the following statements:
RGS between the gate and the source Shift registers can be realized by using
1. Positive edge triggered f)-flip flops
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2. Negative edge triggered J-K flip flops 1
c.    f 
3. Level triggered D-flip flops j 2 f
The correct statements (s) is/are
d. j 2 f    f 
a. 1,2 and 3
b. 1 and 2 105. The autocorrelation R(  ) of a periodic
c. 1 only function has the following property:
d. 1 and 3 a. R  0   R  
101. b. R  0   R  
c. R     R  0   R  
d. R     R  0   R  
106. A generator of 50  internal impedance
and operating at 1 GHz feeds a 75  load
via a coaxial line of characteristic
impedance 50  . The voltage standing
The circuit shown above is a four bit
wave ratio on the feed line is
a. BCD to Gray code converter
a. 0.50
b. XS3 to Gray code converter
b. 1.50
c. Binary to Gray code converter
c. 1.75
d. Gray code to binary converter
d. 2.50
102. Which of the following statements is NOT
107. An analog signal is band limited to  Hz,
correct?
a. A multiplexer has several data inputs sampled at the Nyquist rate and the
and a single output samples are quantized into 4 levels. The
b. Two 8 to 1 multiplexer can be quantization levels Q1, Q2,Q3 and Q4
cascaded to obtain one 16 to 1 (messages) are assumed independent. If
multiplexer they occur with the probability rates P1 =
c. Logic functions can be implemented P4=1/8 and P2=P3=3/8, then the
using multiplexes information rate of the sauces is
d. Multiplexers cannot have open - a. 10  bits/s
collector outputs b. 5  bits/s
103. Match List I (Boolean function) with List c. 3.6  bits/s
11 (Minimum number of two-input NAND d. 2  bits/s
gates) and select the correct answer: 108. The Nyquist sampling interval for the
List I
signal S  t   sin C  350t   sin c  250t  is
A. Y  ABC  ABC
1
B. Y  AB  AB  C a. s
350
C. Y  AB  AB  ABC 
List II b. s
1. Five 350
2. Four 1
c. s
3. Six 175
A B C 
d. s
a. 3 1 2 175
b. 1 3 2 109. In a TV system, ghost images are caused
c. 2 1 3 due to
d. 1 2 3 a. Co-channel interference
104. The Fourier transform of Signum function b. Adjacent-channel interference
is given by c. Multipath transmission
a. j 2 f d. Improper scanning
b. 1/ j 2 f 110. The main advantage of PCM system is
a. Less bandwidth requirement
b. Less power requirement
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c. Better S/N ratio List I
d. Higher depth of modulation A. Commanding
111. When the number of bits per sample in a B. TDM
PCM system is increased by one, the C. Source coding
improvement in the signal to quantization D. FDM
noise ratio, in dB, is List II
a. 0 1. To increase the information
b. 3 transmission rate
c. 6 2. To use only one carrier frequency to
d. 7 handle different signals
112. In a PCM system, the number of 3. To use different frequency bands for
quantization levels is 16 and the maximum different signals
signal frequency is 4 kHz; the bit 4. To protect the small signals in PCM
transmission rate is from quantizing noise
a. 32 bits/s A B C D
b. 16 bits/s a. 4 3 1 2
c. 32 kbits/s b. 1 2 4 3
d. 64 kbits/s c. 4 2 1 3
113. A voice frequency analog signal, d. 1 3 4 2
transmitted over a binary PCM system 117. While comparing the noise performance of
undergoes the following sequential FM, PM, PCM and DSB-SC modulating
operations: systems, one finds that linearity is
a. Flat top sampling giving PAM, preserved in the following system:
Uniform Quantization, Encoding a. FM system
b. Natural sampling giving PAM, Non- b. Pm system
uniform Quantization, Encoding c. PCM system
c. Flat top sampling giving PAM, Non- d. DSB-SC system
uniform Quantization, encoding 118. Gaussian probability density function is
d. Natural sampling giving PAM,   x  m
2
k
Uniform Quantization, Encoding given by e . The value of k is
114. A sine wave carrier Vc=Vc sin  ct is  2 2
amplitude modulated by the signal a. 1/ 2
Vm  Vm sin mt so that the modulation b. 1/ 2
index is unity; then the normalized total c. 2 
power in carrier and side frequencies is d. 2
given by 119. In a cascaded two-stage amplifier, each
a. 3/4V2 having a gain of 20 dB and noise figure of
b. V2 20 dB, the overall noise figure will be
c. 3/2 Vc2 a. 20.95 dB
d. 3 Vc2 b. 22.95 dB
c. 40dB
115. Four independent messages have d. 400dB
bandwidths of 100 Hz, 100 Hz, 200 Hz 120. The maximum through-put for the slotted
and 400 Hz respectively. Each is sampled ALOHA at the offered channel traffic G is
at the Nyquist rate, time division given by
multiplexed and transmitted. The a. 0.368 packets per slot at G = 1
transmitted sample rate, in Hz, is given by b. 0.368 packets per slot at G = ½
a. 200 c. 0.184 packets per slot at G = 1
b. 400 d. 0.184 packets per slot at G = ½
c. 800
d. 1600
116. Match List I (Process) with list II
(Performance) and select the correct
answer:
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ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
1. A single phase fully controlled b ridge is 3. Gate polysilicon deposition and
supplied at 120V rms. What will be the patterning
average load voltage for a delay angle of 4. Gate oxidation
90° assuming continuous load current? Select the correct answer using the codes
a. 0 V given below:
b. 70.4 V a. 1, 2, 3, 4
c. 102 V b. 1, 4, 3, 2
d. 170 V c. 2,4,3, 1
2. A single-phase ac. voltage controlled feeds d. 2, 1,4,3
a pure inductive load. The conduction 7. The CZ method in crystal growth provides
period of a thyristor for a firing angle of a a. A polycrystalline ingot
(in the range 90    180 ) is b. A single crystal ingot with controlled
a.    impurities
b. 2   c. An ingot with irregular arrangement of
c.   2 atoms
d. 2     d. A single crystal ingot with unwanted
impurities
3. A 3-phase inverter is fed from a 600 V
8. Which of the following are the valid
source. For a star-connected resistive load
reasons for polishing silicon wafer used
15 Q/phase, the rms load current for 120°
for IC fabrication?
conduction is
1. To make the surface clean
a. 32.66 A
2. To remove the surface damaged silicon
b. 16.33A
layers
c. 8.16A
3. To make the surface flat
d. 12.33A
4. To improve conductivity of the surface
4. Which one of the following pairs is not
layers
correctly matched?
5. To make both sides more parallel
a. Oxidation : Masking
Select the correct answer using the codes
b. Ion-implantation : Doping
given below:
c. Metallization : Isolation
a. 1,2 and 3
d. Photolithography: Pattering
b. 2,3 and 5
5. Following methods are used for isolation
c. 1, 4 and 5
in IC fabrication:
d. 2, 3 and 4
1. Oxide isolation
9. 30% KQH solution is used to etch (100)
2. Resistive isolation
oriented silicon through a 100  m × 100
3. P-n junction isolation
The correct sequence in the descending  m square window. The other regions of
order of the magnitude of isolation silicon (outside the window) are protected
obtained is by a mask and do not get etched. The etch
a. 3,1,2 profile will have
b. 1,3,2 a. Isotropic contour
c. 1,2,3 b. Vertical side wall
d. 3,2,1 c. Severe undercut
6. What is the correct sequence of process d. AV – groove shape
steps given below during the fabrication of 10. Consider the following statements
a polysilicon gate MOSFET? 1. Lou-implantation is less prone to
1. Source and drain diffusion contamination compared to diffusion.
2. Field oxidation and active area 2. In diffusion, the peak impurity
definition concentration is always located at the
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surface while in ion-implantation peak B. Poisson’s equation
position can be tailored. C. Einstein’s equation
3. Ion-implantation is a simpler and less D. Diffusion current equation
expensive process than diffusion. List II
4. The substrate is damaged after ion- 1. Electric field intensity with charge
implantation. density
Which of these statements are correct? 2. Minority carrier diffusion constant
a. 1 and 2 with mobility
b. 2 and 3 3. Minority carrier concentration gradient
c. 1,2 and 4 4. Time rate of change of minority carrier
d. 1,3 and 4 density
11. The main advantage of plasma-assisted A B C D
chemical vapour deposition process over a. 4 3 2 1
ordinary chemical vapour deposition is b. 2 1 4 3
a. Plasma-assisted deposition is faster c. 4 1 2 3
b. Plasma-assisted deposition results in d. 2 3 4 1
films with better stoichiometry 15.
c. Deposition rate is controlled better in a
plasma- assisted process
d. The deposition temperature is much
less in a plasma- assisted process
12. After the circuit elements are fabricated in
an IC and the surface is passivated , a
pattern of Al film is deposited using
photolithography to
a. Connect the various terminals of For the given circuit,   3rad / s if V is
circuit components in a predetermined taken as reference, the phasor of I is given
way by
b. Protect the surface form oxidation due a. 190
to atmospheric exposure b. 390
c. Protect a metal surface to be used as c. 560
heat sink d. 2  45
d. Provide a metal surface for bonding 16.
the chip
13. Consider the following statements about
Fermi energy in a metal:
1. It is the energy of the highest occupied
electron state at zero Kelvin.
2. It is the energy level of electrons at
which probability of occupation is one For the given a.c. circuit if the value of C
half at any temperature. is chosen such that V and I are in phase,
3. At temperature above zero Kelvin, then I1 lead I2 by an angle given by
some of the energy states above Fermi a. 0°
energy are occupied and some states b. 45°
below it are empty. c. 90°
Which of these statements is/are correct? d. 135°
a. 1, 2 and 3 17.
b. Only 2
c. Only 1
d. 2 and 3
14. Match List I with List II and select the
correct answer:
List I
A. Continuity equation For the given circuit, if
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v  t   160sin t  10  and d. 100V
22.
i  t   5sin t  20  , then the reactive
power absorbed by the black box N is
given by8
a. 50 Vars
b. 100 Vars
c. 400 Vars
d. 200 Vars
18. The frequency response for a network
function H(s) is given above H(s) is given
by
s
a.
s 1
10 s
b.
s 1
The switch in the circuit is closed at t = 0.
10
The current through the battery at t = 0+ c.
and t   is, respectively s 1
a. 10A and 10A 1
d.
b. 0A and 10A s  s  1
c. 10A and 0A 23. Consider the signals
d. 0A and 0A X 1  t   2sin  t  cos 4 t and
19. The Laplace transform of the voltage
across the capacitor of 0.5F is X 2  t   sin 5 t  3sin13 t
s 1
V s  3 2
a. Both the signals are periodic
s  s  s 1 b. Both the signals are not periodic
Then the value of the current through the c. X1 is periodic, but X2 is not periodic
capacitor at (t=0+ is give4n by d. X1 is not periodic, but X2 is periodic
a. 0A 24. Which one of the following pairs is not
b. 0.5 A correctly matched?
c. 1.0 A (System attribute of {System Description with
d. 1.5 A the Discrete-Time input ×(n) and output
20. If u(t) and  (t) are the step function and system) y{n}
the impulse function respectively at t = 0, a. Causal : Y  n   X  n  1
then the Laplace transform of the function b. Linear : Y  n  3  n  2
f(t) = u(t –1)  (t) is equal to
a. 1 c. Stable : Y  n   2   n   5   n  1
b. 1/s d. Time-invariant : Y  n    X  n  1
2
c. 0
1 25. The step response of a system is
d.
s 1 C  t   1  5e  t  10e 2t  6e 3t . The impulse
21. An ac. sinusoidal voltage source is response of the system is
connected across a series circuit consisting a. 5e t  20e 2t  18e 3t
of a resistor and a capacitor. The rms value
b. 5et  20e 2t  18e 3t
of the voltage across the resistor and
capacitor are 100 V and 200V c. 5e t  20e 2t  18e 3t
respectively. The rms value of the voltage d. 5e t  20e 2t  18e 3t
of the source is 26. Which one of the following is a linear
a. 300V system?
b. 100 5V a. y  t   2u  t 
c. 100 3V b. y  t   2u  t   5
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c. y  t   2u 2  t  b. 16
c. 4
d. y  t  2u 2  t   5 d. 2
0.8
The system G  s  
31. A unity feedback control system has
27. is excited by
s s2 2
forward path transfer function G(s) given
a unit step input. The steady state output is 10 1  s 
by G  s   2
a. 0.8 s  s  12  s  5 
b. 0.4
The steady-state error due to unit parabolic
c. -0.4
input r(t) = t2/2U (t) is
d. Unbounded
a. Zero
28. The Laplace transform of e t cos  t is b. 0.1
a.
s   c. 1.0
s    2
2
d. Infinite
32. For the control system with
b.
s   K  s  2
s    2
2
G s H s 
s  s 2  2 s  3
c.
s   The type number is
s    2
2
a. 1

d.
s   b. 2
c. 3
s    2
2
d. 4
29. Match List I with List II and select the 33. The root locus plot of a system having
correct answer: open loop transfer function
List I (Function) K  s  10  s  70 
G s H s  3 will
A. te  at s  s  100  s  200 
B. x  at  have angle of asymptotes as
C.    Z  Y  t  Z  dz a. 60°, 100°
b. 60°,180°,300°
d  t  c. 60°,120°,180°
D.
dt d. 60°,90°,120°
List II (Laplace Transform) 34. Consider the
1. sX  s  equation: 2 s  s  3s  5s  10  0
4 3 2

2. X  s  Y  s  The number of roots this equation has in


the right-half of s-plane is
1 a. One
3.
 s  a
2
b. Two
c. Three
X s
4. d. Four
s 35.
1 s
5.  
a a
A B C D
a. 1 2 4 3
b. 3 5 2 1
c. 1 5 2 3
d. 3 2 4 1 The feedback system shown above is
30. Given a unity feedback system with stable for all values of K given by
K a. K>0
G s  , the value of K for
s  s  4 b. K<0
c. 0<K<42
damping ratio of 0.5 is d. 0<k<60
a. 1
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36. The Nyquist plot of a system passes
through (–1 j 0) point in the GH plane The
phase margin of the system is
a. > 0
b. Zero
c. < 0
d. Infinite
37. A plane wave propagates in a direction

having direction cosines 1/ 2,1/ 2, 0 . 
The equation of the phase fronts is
a. XY = Constant 42. A voltage series feedback has
b. X/Y= constant a. High input impedance
c. X+Y = constant b. Low input impedance
d. X-Y constant c. High output impedance
38. Which one of the following modes does d. High voltage gain
not exists in a rectangular waveguide? 43.
a. TM11
b. TE10
c. TE01
d. TM10
39. A parallel plate waveguide has a plate
spacing of 10 mm and is filled completely
with a dielectric medium of relative
permittivity 9.0. The cut-ott frequency of
the first (lowest) TE mode is
a. 1.0 GHz
b. 2.5 GHz The current in the meter (M) in the op-amp
c. 5.0GHz circuit shown is
d. 10.0GHz a. 1mA
40. The unit normal to the equipotent surface b. 100  A
  constant C is, in general given by c. 2mA
a.  d. 200  A
 44.
b. ` CD
|  | CD CD CD
 AB 0 0 1 0
c. 1 1 1 1
|  | AB
 AB 1 1 0 0
d. AB 0 0 0 0
|  |
In the Karnaugh map shown above, the minimal
41.
output X is
a. X  ABCD  AB  ABC
b. X  BC  AB  ACD
c. X  BC D  ACD  ABC  ABC D
d. X  BC  AC
45. EPROM, memory content can be erased
For sinusoidal input voltage having a peak by exposing it to
value Vm  VR the output for the given a. UV light
b. Intense heat radiation
circuit will be
c. IR rays
d. Microwaves
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46. The number of memory chips of size 1. A t-bit magnitude comparator for
1K×4-bits required to build a memory inputs A=A3A2A0 and B=B3B2B1B0
bank of size 16K×8-bits is has three outputs A>B, A=B and B>A.
a. 64 2. Two t-bit comparators an be cascaded
b. 32 to create an 8-bit comparator.
c. 16 3. The basic building block of a
d. 8 comparator is the4 coincidence
47. (exclusive-NOR) gate.
Which of these statements is/are correct?
a. 1,2 and 3
b. 1 and 2
c. Only 1
d. Only 3
51. The auto-correlation function of the white
For the rectifier circuit shown, the PIV of Gaussian noise is
the diode is a. A constant
a. Vm b. A step function
c. An impulse function
b. 2Vm
d. An exponential function
c. Vm /  52. Which one of the following pulses has the
d. 2Vm same form in time domain as well as in
48. Match List I (Name of Memory) with List frequency domain?
II (Features/ Characteristics) and select the a. Rectangular pulse
correct answer: b. Exponential pulse
List I c. Triangular pulse
A. SRAM d. Gaussian pulse
B. ROM 53. Good voice reproduction via PCM requires
C. PLA 128 quantization levels. If the bandwidth
D. DRAM of voice channel is 4 kHz, the data rate is
List II a. 256 kbps
1. This contains conventional storage like b. 128 kbps
latches (BJT or MOSFET) and it is c. 56 kbps
non-volatile d. 28 kbps
2. This contains conventional storage like 54. In a transformer the frequency of the input
latches (BJT or MOSFET) and has voltage is doubled. Hysteretic loss at the
both Read and Write operation higher frequency in terms of that at the
3. This contains a set of AND, OR or lower frequency is
INVERT logic gates and can be a. Doubled
programmed b. Halved
4. This contains only MOSFETs and c. Four times
needs periodic refreshing d. One-fourth
A B C D 55. Two semiconductor materials A and B
a. 3 4 2 1 have carrier concentration values
b. 2 1 3 4 nA=1×1021m-3 and nB=4×1021m-3. Hall
c. 3 1 2 4 coefficients of the material, RA and RB are
d. 2 4 3 1 in the ratio
49. The binary number 000001011 when a. 1:2
represented in BCD format, is given by b. 2:1
a. 00001011 c. 1:4
b. 10111011 d. 4:1
c. 000100001 56. Consider the following materials:
d. 10001000 1. Pure silicon
50. Consider the following statements: 2. Aluminum
3. Doped silicon
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4. Mica b. A situation when the generated power
The correct sequence in the order of their is absolutely constant
increasing electrical resistively is c. A situation when both connected load
a. 1,2,3,4 and generated power are equal to each
b. 2,3,4,1 other and remain constant
c. 2,3,1,4 d. An equilibrium state around which
d. 1,3,4,2 small fluctuations in power, both in
57. There are four contributors to total generation and load, occur all the time
polarization of a material. These 63. Match List I (Insulation Type) with List II
contributions are electronic, ionic, dipolar (Purpose or Configuration) and select the
and space-charge polarization. At optical correct answer:
frequencies the only major contribution to List I
polarization is from A. Pin type
a. Electronic polarization B. Suspension type
b. Ionic polarization C. Strain type
c. Dipolar polarization D. Shackle type
d. Space-charge polarization List II
58. For electrons and holes, the Hall 1. Low voltage distribution lines
coefficients are 2. String of insulator in horizontal
a. Both positive position
b. Both negative 3. String of insulators in vertical position
c. Positive and negative, respectively 4. For voltage up to 33 kV
d. Negative and positive, respectively A B C D
59. Three single-phase transformers, each of a. 4 2 3 1
100 kVA rating are connected in delta. If b. 1 3 2 4
one of the transformers is taken out of c. 4 3 2 1
service, the capacity of the system Will be d. 1 2 3 4
a. 200 kVA 64. Match List I with List II and select the
b. 1732 kVA correct answer:
c. 115.5 kVA List I (Bus Types)
d. 36.6 kVA A. Load bus
60. Three units of 1 : 5 transformers are B. Generator bus
connected in  –Y to supply a 3-phase load C. Slack bus
from a 400 V. 3- phase source. The line List II (Pairs of variables)
voltage on the load side is 1. P and V
a. 1000 V 2. P and Q
b. 80 V 3. V and S
c. 3464 V A B C
d. 803 V a. 1 2 3
61. A 15 MVA, 33/11 kV, 3-phase b. 2 3 1
transformer having an impedance of 16  c. 1 3 2
on the high tension side is supplied from a d. 2 1 3
generator rated 30 MVA, 11 kV. The p.u. 65. Match List I with List II and select the
impedances of the transformer calculated correct answer:
on its own base and on the generator base List I (Relays)
will be in the ratio A. Buchholz relay
a. 1 : 1 B. Tran slay relay
b. 1 : 3 C. Carrier current phase comparison relay
c. 1 : 9 D. Directional over current relay
d. 1 : 18 List II (Protection)
62. Steady state operating condition of a 1. Feeder
power system indicates 2. Transformer
a. A situation when the connected load is 3. Ring main distributor
absolutely constant 4. Long overhead transmission line
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A B C D 71. Assertion (A): Three state logic is used
a. 2 3 4 1 when we want to connect more than one
b. 4 1 2 3 input/output devices to the same data bus
c. 2 1 4 3 in a digital system bus.
d. 4 3 2 1 Reason (R): Three stage logic has a high
66. The resolution of a 3% digit voltmeter on impedance, state which helps in isolating
1 V range is the input/output device from the data bus.
a. 0.1 a. Both A and R are individually true and
b. 0.01 R is the correct explanation of A
c. 0.001 b. Both A and R are individually true but
d. 0.0001 R is not the correct explanations of A
67. Vacuum cleaners are c. A is true but R is false
a. Permanent magnet f.h.p. motors d. A is false but R is true
b. Single-phase capacitor motor with 72. Assertion (A): When large amount of data
direct-on-line start is to be printed out from the memory of a
c. Reluctance motor computer DMA is used.
d. Universal motor Reason (R): DMA avoids using the CPU
68. Assertion (A): A dipole of length 30 mm thus allowing the CPU to attend to another
operated at a frequency of 100 MHz is an job.
efficient radiator. a. Both A and R are individually true and
Reason (R): A Hertz Ian dipole is an R is the correct explanation of A
inefficient radiator since its radiation b. Both A and R are individually true but
resistance is very low. R is not the correct explanations of A
a. Both A and R are individually true and c. A is true but R is false
R is the correct explanation of A d. A is false but R is true
b. Both A and R are individually true but 73. Assertion (A): In general, moving iron
R is not the correct explanations of A voltmeters are less accurate than those of
c. A is true but R is false the dynamometer type.
d. A is false but R is true Reason (R): Moving on voltmeters often
69. Assertion (A): A circularly polarized use air- friction damping.
wave incident at the Brewster angle a. Both A and R are individually true and
becomes linearly polarized. R is the correct explanation of A
Reason (R): A wave composed of both b. Both A and R are individually true but
parallel and perpendicular components R is not the correct explanations of A
incident at Brewster angle produces a c. A is true but R is false
reflected wave with only E component d. A is false but R is true
polarized parallel to the interface 74. Assertion (A): The exciting current of a
a. Both A and R are individually true and single phase transformer with sinusoidal
R is the correct explanation of A voltage supply is non-sinusoidal.
b. Both A and R are individually true but Reason (R): Eddy currents induced in the
R is not the correct explanations of A transformer core are non-sinusoidal
c. A is true but R is false introducing harmonics of higher order in
d. A is false but R is true the exciting current.
70. Assertion (A): A clipper circuit can be a. Both A and R are individually true and
realized using two biased diodes in shunt R is the correct explanation of A
Reason (R): A clipper circuit slices the b. Both A and R are individually true but
input waveform between two preset R is not the correct explanations of A
voltage levels. c. A is true but R is false
a. Both A and R are individually true and d. A is false but R is true
R is the correct explanation of A 75. Assertion (A): A self-controlled
b. Both A and R are individually true but synchronous motor fed from a load
R is not the correct explanations of A commuted CSI is free from hunting and
c. A is true but R is false stability problems.
d. A is false but R is true
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Reason (R): The motor has damper Reason (R): The high pressure oxidation
windings. processing is a relatively ‘4ower
a. Both A and R are individually true and temperature phenomenon.
R is the correct explanation of A a. Both A and R are individually true and
b. Both A and R are individually true but R is the correct explanation of A
R is not the correct explanations of A b. Both A and R are individually true but
c. A is true but R is false R is not the correct explanations of A
d. A is false but R is true c. A is true but R is false
76. Assertion (A): Lightly doped drain (LDD) d. A is false but R is true
MOSFETs are less prone to hot electron 80. Assertion (A): A half-controlled converter
effects. has improved power factor on the line
Reason (R): The maximum electric field side.
in the channel is less in lightly doped drain Reason (R): During free-wheeling of the
devices. converter, a part of the energy stored in the
a. Both A and R are individually true and inductance is utilized as active power in
R is the correct explanation of A the load.
b. Both A and R are individually true but a. Both A and R are individually true and
R is not the correct explanations of A R is the correct explanation of A
c. A is true but R is false b. Both A and R are individually true but
d. A is false but R is true R is not the correct explanations of A
77. Assertion (A): For a symmetrical c. A is true but R is false
magnetic field distribution under each pole d. A is false but R is true
and for equal number of armature 81. A binary source generates two messages
conductors per parallel path, the emf with probabilities P0 and
available between adjacent brushes of a P1  P1  1  P0  .The entropy of this source
lap-wound d.c. machine is equal for each
is
of the parallel paths.
a. 1-bit/symbol irrespective of the value
Reason (R): The instantaneous emf
of P1
induced in each conductor of each parallel
b. Maximum when P0 = 0
path is equal for all the conductors.
c. Maximum when P1 = P0
a. Both A and R are individually true and
d. Minimum when P1= P0
R is the correct explanation of A
82. A RF signal is amplitude modulated to a
b. Both A and R are individually true but
depth of 100% by a sinusoidal signal. The
R is not the correct explanations of A
ratio of modulated signal power to
c. A is true but R is false
unpopulated carrier power is
d. A is false but R is true
a. 1
78. Assertion (A): In a load flow study, the
b. 2
rated frequency of the power system does
c. 2/3
not appear in the power flow equations.
d. 3/2
Reason (R): Rated frequency of the
83. The antenna current of an AM broadcast
system is automatically assured when
transmitter modulated to a depth of 100%
active power balance is obtained through
toad flow studies. by an audio sine wave is 3 / 2 A which
a. Both A and R are individually true and increases to 2 A due to simultaneous
R is the correct explanation of A modulation by another audio sine wave.
b. Both A and R are individually true but The modulation index due to the second
R is not the correct explanations of A sine wave is
c. A is true but R is false a. 0.5
d. A is false but R is true b. 0.707
79. Assertion (A): High pressure oxidation c. 1.0
technique reduces crystalline defects and d. 0.866
affects the previous diffusion profiles to a 84. The frequency deviation produced in a
very little extent. VHF carrier by a signal of 100 Hz is 50
kHz. The frequency modulation index is
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a. 100 radians 2. Successive addition in an adder
b. 250 radians 3. Shift and add technique
c. 500 radians Which of these statements are correct?
d. 750 radians a. 1,2 and 3
85. The probability density function of the b. 1 and 2
envelope of a sinusoidal signal along with c. 2 and 3
narrow band noise follows the following d. 1 and 3
distribution 91. Which one of the following logic families
a. Gaussian is the fastest?
b. Rayleigh a. 12L
c. Rician b. ECL
d. Poisson c. TTL
86. The approximate height of a geostationary d. CMOS
satellite above the Earth’s surface is 92. The process of organizing the memory into
a. 1000 km two banks to allow 8-bit and 16-bit data
b. 10000 km operating is called
c. 20000 km a. Bank switching
d. 40000 km b. Indexed mapping
87. The instrument landing system (ILS) and c. 2-way memory interleaving
the ground controlled approach (GCA) d. Memory segmentation
system of landing, use 93. If any block of a main memory could
a. Glide path localizer and two radars, reside in any block of a cache, the
respectively mapping technique used is
b. Master and slave stations for both a. Direct mapping
c. Glide path localizer for both b. Associative mapping
88. If (327)9 = (X)5, then the value of X is c. Set-associative mapping
given by d. Linear mapping
a. 327 94. DAA is an instruction in the instruction set
b. 268 of many microprocessors. This instruction
c. 2033 is used in a microprocessor to perform
d. 3302 a. Binary addition
89. The decimal number 4097 is represented b. BCD addition
in four forms as shown below. Match List c. ASCII addition
I (Type of Representation) with List II d. Binary subtraction
(Number) and select the correct answer: 95. It is desired to reserve a word (two
List I consecutive bytes) in the memory and
A. Binary initialize it to the value 1945. Then we use
B. BCD the assembler directive
C. Octal a. S : DS 1945
D. Hexadecimal b. T : DB 1945
List II c. Q : DW 1945
1. 000000000000 1001 d. F : EQU 1945
2. 0000 0000 0001 0001 96. Which of the following I/O methods does
3. 0001 0000 0000 0001 not use the CPU for performing I/O
4. 01000000 10010111 operation?
A B C D a. Program initiated I/O
a. 3 1 2 4 b. Device initiated I/O
b. 2 4 3 1 c. Direct memory access
c. 3 4 2 1 d. Serial I/O
d. 2 1 3 4 97. Match List I with List II and select the
90. Consider the following statements: correct answer:
Multiplication in a computer can be List I (Bridge Circuit)
performed by using A. Hay’s bridge
1. A hardware multiplier B. Kelvin’s double bridge
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C. Schering bridge
D. Wheatstone bridge
List II (Measured Parameter)
1. Low resistance
2. Medium resistance
3. High 0 inductance
4. Capacitance
A B C D
a. 4 1 3 2
b. 3 2 4 1 The waveform given above is observed on
c. 4 2 3 1 the screen of a CR0. If the time/div switch
d. 3 1 4 2 is set at 10 gs and the volt/div at 200 mV,
98. the frequency and peak to peak voltage
are. Respectively
a. 33 33 kHz, 800 mV
b. 25 kHz, 600 mV
c. 33.33 kHz, 600 mV
d. 25 kHz, 400 mV
103.

If two 300 V full-scale voltmeter V1 and


V2 having sensitivities of 100 k  / V and
150 k  / V respectively are connected in
series to measure 500 V, then The circuit shown above is that of a
a. V1 and V2 will read 250 V each MultiMate measuring a.c. voltage
b. V1 will read 200 V and V2 will read Consider the following statements
300V 1. Diode D1 conducts during the positive
c. V1 will read 300 V and V2 will read half cycle.
200 V 2. The shunt resistance is used so that
d. V1 and V2 will read 0V each diode D1 conducts heavily and moves
99. In eddy current damping systems, the disc the operating point in the linear portion
employed should be of of V –1 characteristic of diode D1.
a. Conducting and magnetic material 3. Diode D2 conducts during negative
b. Conducting but non-magnetic material half cycle and current bypasses the
c. Magnetic but non-conducting material meter.
d. Non-conducting and non-magnetic Which of these statements are correct?
material a. 1 and 2
100. An instrument that measures the insulation b. 2 and 3
resistance of systems using a self-provided c. 1 and 3
1000 V dc. generator is called d. 1,2 and 3
a. VTVM 104. In a low power factor wattmeter,
b. Meggar sometimes compensating coil is employed
c. Thermocouple instrument in order to
d. Multi Mate a. Neutralize the capacitive effect of
101. Which one of the following variables pressure coil
cannot be measured directly by a CRO? b. Compensate for the inductance of
a. Current pressure coil
b. Voltage c. Compensate for the error caused by
c. Phase difference power loss in the pressure coil
d. Frequency d. Reduce the error caused by eddy
current damping
102.
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105. If a 47 to 53 Hz reed type frequency meter 1. Compensating windings are connected
is provided with polarizing winding in series with the armature
excited by d.c., the new range of frequency 2. Compensating windings aid
meter is commutation
a. 94 to 106 Hz 3. Compensating windings produce mmf
b. 23.5 to 26.5 Hz in the same direction as that of
c. 47 to 53 Hz armature mmf.
d. 44 to 50 Hz Which of these statements is/are correct?
106. Field winding of a 4-pole separately a. 2 and 3
excited dc. Machine is excited from a 50 b. Only 1
Hz supply. Armature is rotated at 1500 c. 1 and 3
rpm and the brush-rocker is also rotated in d. 1 and 2
the same direction at the same speed. 110. Under variable frequency operation of 3-
Voltage across the brushes is phase induction motor, air gap flux is kept
a. 100Hza.c. constant by adjusting the motor voltage
b. 50 Hz a.c. For constant air gap flux, machine
c. 50 Hz a.c. with a d.c. component develops the same torque when the
d. Zero a. Slip is kept constant
107. Which of the following information is b. Slip speed is kept constant
obtained by Potier’s method using open c. Power flow across the air gap is kept
circuit characteristic and zero power constant
factors characteristic? d. Power input to the stator is kept
a. Field current equivalent of armature constant
reaction 111.
b. Synchronous reactance
c. Leakage reactance
d. Leakage reactance and field current
equivalent of armature reaction
108. Match List I with List II and select the
correct answer:
List I (Test) Figure shows the phase winding
A. Slip test connections of a bank of three single-
B. Open circuit and zero power factor test phase transformers. For unity turn ratio
C. Surnpner’s test and balanced three-phase supply voltage V
D. Swinburne’s test (line-to-line), voltage between the
List II terminals a2 and c2 on the secondary side
1. Determination of constant losses of a will be
d.c. shunt machine a. 3V
2. Determination of efficiency and
b. 3V
regulation of transformer
c. V
3. Determination of synchronous Potiere
d. 2V
reactance of synchronous machine
112. The full-load copper loss of a transformer
4. Determination of direct and quadrate-
is twice its core loss. At what percent of
axis synchronous reactance’s of salient
the full-load will the efficiency be
pole synchronous machine
maximum?
A B C D
a. 25%
a. 2 1 3 4
b. 50%
b. 4 3 1 2
c. 70.7%
c. 2 3 1 4’
d. 141%
d. 4 1 3 2
113. Conventional power frequency equivalent
109. Consider the following statements in
circuit of a two-coiled transformer is
respect of compensating windings in d.c.
obtained on the assumption of
motors:
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a. Equal primary and secondary ampere operated at the same switching frequency
turns and the same time ratio, then the average
b. Negligible mutual reactance load current
c. Uniform voltage drop along the a. Remains constant at 10 A
windings b. Becomes less than 10 A
d. Presence of leakage current between c. Becomes greater than 10 A
the windings d. Variation cannot be estimated without
114. A separately excited d.c. motor takes a knowing the value of inductance
current I at a speed N. If it draws a current 119. A chopper circuit is operating on TRC
1/3 at a speed 3N, then this condition is principle at a frequency of 2 kHz on a 220
obtained with V d.c. supply. If the load voltage is 170 V,
a. Field control under constant torque the conduction and blocking period of the
b. Voltage control under constant torque thyristor in each cycle are, respectively
c. Field control under constant output a. 3.86  s and 1,14  s
d. Voltage control under constant output b. 38.6  ms and 11.4  ms
115. Consider the following statements: c. 3.86  ms and 1.14  ms
Specific features of BJT are
d. 0.386  ms and 0.114  ms
1. Very small on-state resistance
2. Presence of second breakdown 120.
3. Infinite input resistance
4. Good performance in parallel
operation
Which of these statements are correct?
a. 1,2, 3 and 4
b. 1,2 and 3
c. 3 and 4
d. 1 and 2
116. Match List I with List Il and select the
correct answer:
List I (Power Device)
A. Thyristor
B. MOSFET
C. IGBT
D. BJT
List II (Property)
1. Second breakdown Single-phase fully controlled converter
2. Large on-stage drop shown in the figure is able to feed back
3. Small on-state drop load power to the source if the firing angle
4. Slow device  is varied from
A B C D a. 0 to 90° and the switches S1 and S2, are
a. 4 3 2 1 closed
b. 1 2 3 4 b. 0 to 900 and the switches S3 and S4 are
c. 4 2 3 1 closed
d. 1 3 2 4 c. 90° to 180° and the switches S1 and S2
117. The on-stage voltage of a GTO is are closed
a. 0.7V d. 90° to 180° and the switches S3 and S4
b. 1–2V are closed
c. 2–3V
d. >3V
118. A d.c. chopper has an average value of
load current of 10 A while feeding a pure
resistive load at a given time ratio and
frequency. If a large inductance is placed
in series with the load resistance and
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ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
1. There are two time functions g1(t) and g2(t) 7. Work function is
with Fourier transforms G1(f) and G2 (f) a. Minimum temperature at which
repetitively. Fourier transform of thermion emission occurs
a.g1 (t) + b.g2 (t) will be (a and b in the b. Minimum excess energy needed for
expression are constant) thermion emission
a. The convolution of a G1 (f) and bG2 (f) c. Maximum temperature up to which
b. The product of a G1 (f) and bG2 (f) thermion emission occurs
c. The sum of a. G1 (f) and bG2 (f) d. Optimum energy for thermion
G f G f emission
d. The product of 1 and 2 8. For a p-type semiconductor. Fermi level
a b
lies
2. Bandwidth of a frequency modulated
signal is a. In the middle of the energy gap
a. Zero b. Close to the bottom of the conduction
band
b. The frequency of the modulating signal
c. Close to the top of the conduction band
c. Twice the frequency of modulating
signal d. Close to the top of the valence band
d. Infinity 9. The force between a charge q and a
grounded infinite conducting place kept ay
3. The balance equation
a distance d form it is given by
Z  A.B  A.B can be realized using only q
a. AND gates a.
4 0 d 2
b. OR gates
c. NAND gates q2
b.
d. NOT gates 4 0 d 2
4. Current drain form the power supply is q
c.
lowest in which one of the following 16 0 d 2
digital IC logic family?
a. TTL q2
d.
b. ECL 16 0 d 2
c. MOS 10. In a source-free imperfect dielectric
d. CMOS medium (specified by loss tangent tan  ),
5. A MOSFET with poly silicon gate is Maxwell’s curl equation can be written as:
preferred to a MOSFET with aluminum a.   H  j E 1  j tan  
gate since in the first case the
a. Device becomes more resistant to b.   H  j E 1  j tan  
radiation c.   H   j E 1  j tan  
b. Gate can be self-aligned to source and
drain d.   H   j E 1  j tan  
c. Isolation between adjacent devices is 11. If we have a control system which is
better actually unstable of has too low gain or
d. Gate leakage current is smaller phase-margins, then for a more
6. In semiconductor wafer cleaning, satisfactory performance of the system, we
trichloroethylene is used to remove should report to which of the following?
a. Dust particles from the surface 1. reduce the gain of the amplifier
b. Grease from the surface 2. Incorporate the phase advance circuit
c. Impurities from within the crystal in the system
d. Moisture from the surface
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3. Use integral error compensation in the
system
Select the correct answer using the codes
given by
a. 1,2 and 3
b. 1 and 2 In the figure shown, the box N contains
c. 1 and 3 resistors only E=1 volt and 0 volt; I = 0A
d. 2 and 3 and 2AV=3 volts and 2 volts; respectively.
12. For a fixed choice of steady-state velocity- If E =1 volt, and I is replaced by R  2 ,
error, the use of derivative output V is equal to
compensation in a proportional second a. 1 volts
order control system increases which of b. 2 volts
the following? c. 3 volts
1. Setting time d. 4 volts
2. Undraped natural frequency 16.
3. Damping ratio
Select the correct answer using the codes
given belo9w:
a. 1,2 and 3
b. 1 and 2
c. 2 and 3
d. 1 and 3 In the circuit shown, the initial voltage on
13. If z  re j , then which of the following is the capacitor v(0) =2 V and I is a unit step
not correct? current source. The voltage across the
capacitor, v(t) for t > 0 is
z  z*
a. r  a. 1  E 2T
2 cos 
b. 1  E 2T
z  z*
b. r  c. 2  E T
2 j cos 
d. 2  e t
c. r  zz * 17. The main reason for connecting a pulse
z transformer at a output stage of a thyristor
d. r  triggering circuit is to
z*
a. Amplify the power of the triggering
14.
pulse
b. Provide electrical isolation
c. Reduce the turn-on time of the
thyristor
d. Avoid spurious triggering of the
thyristor due to noise
What is the fundamental frequency of the 18. Resonant converters are basically used to
discrete-time square wave shown in the a. Generate large peaky voltages
figure? b. Reduce the switching losses
a.  radian c. Eliminate harmonics
b.  /2 radian d. Convert a square wave into a sine
c.  /4 radian wave
d. 0 radian 19.
15.
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Which is the correct phasor-diagram?


a. A
In the circuit shown, function of diode D2 b. B
is c. C
a. To avoid the saturation of the d. D
operational amplifier 22.
b. To provide the negative feedback when
the input is negative
c. To reduce the reverse breakdown
voltage of D1
d. Insignificant and can be removed
20.
A normal    connected 3 phase
transformer is obtained by connecting
three single-phase transformers I, II and III
as shown above.
If transformer III is removed, the system
would not operate in “one-delta” mode.
For the circuit shown in the figure, which Under this condition, if voltage Vab is
one of the following waveforms represents designed by V 60 , the voltage Vca is
the correct output? a. V 60
b. V 180
c. V   180
d. V   60
23. A three-phase 50 Hz transmission line has
a capacitance of line to neutral
= 0.01 F / km . The voltage of the line is
100 kV. The charging current per
kilometer of line is
314
a. A / km
21. For a lossless two winding single-phase 3
transformer on NO-LOAD, the following 314
four phasor diagrams A, B, C and D are b. A / km
considered. Standard symbols are being 3 103
used to represent the voltage, current and 3 103
flux. c. A / km
314
d. 3 103 A / km
24.
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For the power system network shown, the D. Anderson bridge
zero-sequence reactance’s in pu. are List II
indicated. The zero-sequence driving point 1. Measurement of resistance
reactance of bus 3 in p.u. is 2. High Q inductors
a. 0.12 3. Measurement of frequency
b. 0.30 4. HV capacitors
c. 0.10 5. Low Q inductors
d. 0.20 A B C D
25. Which of the following are the advantages a. 4 5 3 2
of a hard wired control over a micro
b. 3 2 4 1
programmed control?
c. 4 2 3 1
1. It uses less hardware
d. 3 5 4 2
2. It generates control signal faster
29. Consider the following statements in
3. It is more reliable
respect of a solar cell
Select the correct answer using the codes
1. A solar cell is a large area p-n junction
given below
2. In a solar cell the p-n junction is near
a. 1 and 2
the surface
b. 1 and 3
3. A solar cell is a photovoltaic device
c. 2 and 3
Which of the statements given above are
d. 1,2 and 3 correct?
26. Which one of the following memories is a. 1, 2 and 3
volatile?
b. 1 and 2
a. ROM
c. 2 and 3
b. EPROM
d. 1 and 3
c. Static RAM
30. An electrical network used as lag
d. None of the above compensator has compensating pole and
27. Match List I with List II and select the zero at pc and ZC respectively. Then, they
correct answer: must satisfy which of the following
List I conditions with respect to the S-plane?
A. Wien Bridge a. P is in LHS and Zc is in RHS
B. 3-Voltmeter method b. Z is in LHS and PC is in RHS
C. Tn-vector meter c. Both are in LHS and ZC < PC
D. Watt-hour meter d. Both are in LHS and Zc> Pc
List II 31. The open loop transfer function of a unity
1. Power 1
feedback system is given as G  s   .
2. Frequency s 1
3. Phase The bandwidth for this system, under open
4. Maximum demand loop and closed loop operations are
5. Energy respectively
A B C D a. 0.5 and 1.0 rad/s
a. 2 1 4 5 b. 1.0 and 0.5 rad/s
b. 4 5 3 1 c. 1.0 and 2.0 rad/s
c. 2 5 4 1 d. 2.0 and 1.0 rad/s
d. 4 1 3 5 32. Match List I (Time Domain Specification)
28. Match List I with List H and select the with List II (Equation for Finding its
correct answer: Value) and select the correct answer:
List I List I
A. Wien bridge A. Peak overshoot
B. Maxwell bridge B. Peak time
C. Schering bridge C. Rise time
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D. Setting time (2%) 37. Match List I (Power converters) with List
List II II (Industrial Drive) and select the correct


1.  / n 1   2  answer:
List I
2. 4 / n  A. Dual converter
B. DC chopper

3. exp  / 1   2  C. Cyclo converter
D. Inverter
 
4.   cos 1  / n 1   2 
  List II
1. Cement klin drive
A B C D
2. Induction heating
a. 3 2 4 1
3. Rolling mill drive
b. 4 1 3 2
4. Electrical vehicle
c. 3 1 4 2
5. Sugar mills
d. 4 2 3 1
A B C D
33. The average value of the waveform
a. 2 1 5 3
x(t) = 4 cos 4t — 5 sin 5t is
b. 3 4 1 2
a. 0
c. 2 4 1 3
b.   2 /   d. 3 1 5 2
c. 2 /  38. Consider the following statements:
d. 20 /  Biasing of electronic devices is done
34. A reciprocal two port network is 1. To Whom It May Concern: establish
symmetrical if the operating point
a. Z11 = z22 2. To make the operating point stable
b.  A  1 3. To use the devices as switches rather
c. A  D than amplifiers
Which of the statements given above is/are
d.  y  1
correct?
35. If an RC impedance function, Z(s), has a. 1 only
equal number of poles and zeros at finite b. 2 only
locations, then
c. 1 and 2
a. Z  0   Z    d. 1, 2 and 3
b. Z  0   Z    39. A differential amplifier is basically a/an
a. DC amplifier
c. Z  0   Z   
b. AC amplifier
d. Z  0   Z    c. Chopper amplifier
36. A single-phase full-bridge, voltage source d. Mixer amplifier
inverter, feeds a pure inductive load L and 40. The number of flags affected when a data-
the inverter input voltage is Vs. The transfer instruction is executed by 8085 is
current through L, with a period of T a. 0
second, would be a b. 1
a. Triangular wave with peak value Vs/L . c. 3
T/2 d. 5
b. Triangular wave with peak value VS/L 41. The Program Counter in a computer is a
T/4 special purpose register which contains
c. Square wave with peak value Vs/L T/2 a. The instruction being executed
d. Pulsed wave with peak value Vs/L . b. The address of the instruction being
T/2 executed
c. The next instruction to be expected
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d. The address of the next instruction to a. Serial to parallel converter, cos 0t and
be executed 90° phase lead
42. A 5-h.p., 3-phase, 400 V, 4-pole, 50 Hz b. Serial to parallel converter, sin 0t
squirrel-cage induction motor has a full-
load speed of 1440 r.p.m. At half full-load, and 900 phase lead
the speed of this motor would be c. Serial to parallel converter, sin 0t
a. 1480rp.m. and 90° phase lag
b. 1470rpm. d. Parallel to serial converter, sin 0t and
c. 1460r.p.m. 90° phase lag
d. 1450rpm. 47. Correctly sequence the blocks for an
43. For a repulsion-type single-phase integrating digital voltmeter from the list
induction motor four configurations of the given below:
brush-axis in relation to the stator-field 1. Integrator
axis at an instant are considered. 2. Reference voltage
The brush-axis is: 3. Converter
A. In line with the stator field-axis 4. Control logic
B. In quadrate with the stator field-axis Select the correct sequence out of the
C. Shifted forward by an angle following
 , 0    90 a. 1-2-4-3
D. Shifted backward by an angle b. 2-1-3-4
 , 0    90 c. 1-2-3-4
Indicate from the following code the d. 2-1-4-3
correct values of developed torque the 48. When a time varying signal has to be
above motioned positions: digitized using an ADO, it is necessary to
use before digitization a/an
a. Time division multiplexer
b. Frequency division multiplexer
c. Sample and hold circuit
d. Instrumentation amplifier
44. The output of a diode detector contains 49. Consider the following statements:
a. The modulating signal 1. Flash AID converter is the fastest.
b. The DC voltage 2. Minimum hardware is used in
c. The RF ripple implementing the Flash A/D converter.
d. All of the above Which of the statements given above is/are
correct?
45. Which one of the following does not give
a digital output? a. 1 only
a. Pulse amplitude modulation b. 2 only
b. Pulse code modulation c. Both 1 and 2
c. Differential pulse code modulation d. Neither 1 nor 2
d. Delta modulation 50. Copper has a much lower resistively than
aluminum. SiO2 has a dielectric constant
46.
of 3.9 and Xerogel has a dielectric
constant of 2.1. In order to reduce the
interconnect delay in VLSI circuits, what
should be the best combination of metal
and dielectric layer?
a. Copper with SiO2
b. Aluminum SiO2
c. Aluminium with Xerogel
In QPSK modulator shown above, the
blocks 1, 2 and 3 are, respectively d. Copper with Xerogel
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51. Consider the following statements 3. There is spontaneous polarization of
concerning the ferromagnetic materials the material when it is in the
1. There are easy and hard magnetization ferroelectric state.
directions in the ferromagnetic crystal. Which of the statements given above are
2. Eddy current losses are smaller for correct?
materials having low electrical a. 1,2 and 3
conductivity values. b. 1 and 2
3. All ferromagnetic materials can be c. 2 and 3
used at high frequencies. d. 1 and 3
Which of the statements given above are 56. If N = number of atroms/m3 
correct?  = Polaris ability
a. 1,2 and 3
 0  absolute permittivity of free space
b. 1 and 2
c. 2 and 3 Then the relative permitted of a gas
subjected to a homogeneous electric field
d. 1 and 3
is
52. The E-field of a uniform plane wave
N
propagating in a dielectric medium is a.  r  1 
given by 0
 z    8 z 
2
 N 
E  t , z  a x 2 cos  108 t    a y sin 10   V / m  b.  r  1   
 3  3  0 
What is the dielectric constant of the medium? N
c.  r 
a. 1/ 3 0
b. 3 2
 N 
c. 3 d.  r  1   
d. 9  0 
53. How long (in terms of wavelength) should 57. Consider The Following Statements:
the short- circuited lossless line be so as to The roots of the characteristic equation of
appear as an open circuit at the input a control system lead to its instability if
terminals? they lie
a. t   / 4 1. On the imaginary axis of the s-plane
b. l   / 2 2. On the negative real axis of the S-plane
c. l   / 3 3. In the right-half of the S-plane
d. l   Which of the above are correct?
54. Which one of the following is the capacity 58. A plane wave with an instantaneous
of standard telephone channel occupying expression for the electric field
the frequency range of 300 to 3400 Hz for E  z , t   a x E sin t  kz   a y E sin t  kz   
10 20
an actual S/N ratio of 1023? is
a. 31000 bits per second a. Linearly polarized
b. 306900 bits per second b. Circularly polarized
c. 3478200 bits per second c. Elliptically polarized
d. 17500 bits per second d. Horizontally polarized
55. Consider the following statements related 59. Additional inductance in the local circuit
to the ferroelectric materials: of a phase- controlled connection feeding a
1. Ferroelectric state occurs below a separately-excited DC motor is used to
particular temperature which is a. Limit the possible ripple content
different for each material.
b. Avoid the possibility of discontinuous
2. In the ferroelectric state dielectric conduction
constant is much larger than those of
c. Improve the line power factor
ordinary dielectric materials.
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d. Increase the rising angle limit during 1. Increase the useful flux
inverter operation 2. Educe the leakage flux
60. 3. Reduce the useful flux
Which of the above is/are correct?
a. 2 only
b. 1 and 2
c. 2 and 3
d. 3 only
64. A single-phase diode-bridge rectifier is
Which one of the following is the connected to a load resistor of 50ohms.
minimum phase transfer function that The source voltage is v  200sin t ,
corresponds to Bode magnitude plot where   2  50 radians per second. The
shown in figure? power dissipated in the load resistor is
1 400
a. a. w
2s  1 
b. 2 s  1 3200
b. W
1 2
c.
1 c. 400W
s 1
2 800
d. W
1 
d. s 1
2 65. A single-phase AC voltage controller has
61. Consider the LTI system with impulse input voltage of 300 V and runs at 50 Hz.
response h  t   e  at u  t  , a  0, which one The controller switch remains ON for four
cycles and OFF for five cycles. The rms
of the following gives the response to the value of output voltage would be
signal x  t   e  at u  t  ? a. 133.33 V
a. y  t   e at u  t  b. 166.67 V
c. 200V
b. y  t     t  e at
d. 300V
c. y  t   te at u  t  66. If both the inputs to a half adder are 1, the
d. y  t   t e u  t 
2  at sum and carry outputs are, respectively
a. 0,0
62. b. 0,1
c. 1,0
d. 1,1
67. The number of non-trivial logic functions
in a 2-variable logic family is
a. 4
b. 10
c. 12
In the circuit shown in the figure, the d. 16
ammeter (which gives deflection 68. a
proportional to the current through it)
reading is
a. 0A
b. 10A
c. Oscillates between 0 and 10A
d. Oscillates between – 10A and 10A
63. Consider the following statements
In a transformer, an iron core is used to
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A sinusoidal oscillator is buit using an 74. Band-limited White Gaussian Noise means
amplifier of real gain A, infinite input that the spectral density of the noise
impedance and the feedback    network a. Is constant over a given band and has
shown in the figure. If Z  jX , then Z 0 is any value elsewhere
b. Is constant over a given band and has
equal to
zero value elsewhere
a. -2jX
c. Is zero over the given band and
b. –jX constant elsewhere
c. iX d. Varies over a given band and has zero
d. 2jX value elsewhere
69. The only 16-bit long instruction in a 75. In a communication system, the
machine code that uses immediate probabilities of message occurrences are
addressing mode in 8085 is 1/8, 3/8, 1/8 and 3/8. The source entropy
a. LX1,HXXXX will be
b. LDAXXXX a. 1 .8 bits/message
c. LHLDXXXX b. 2.8 bits/message
d. LMPXXXX c. 3.4 bits/message
70. Which of the following memory units d. 5.6 bits/message
needs periodic refreshing? 76. An average response rectifier type
a. ROM electronic AC voltmeter has a DC voltage
b. EPROM of 10 V applied to it. The meter reading
c. Static RAM will be
d. Dynamic RAM a. 7.1 V
71. Two 3-phase alternators are synchronized b. 10.0 V
so that their no-load voltages E1 and E2 are c. 11.1 V
equal. If the excitation of machine 1 is d. 22.2 V
now increased, then 77. Consider the following statements
1. A local circulating current I is set up. pertaining to strain gauges:
2. Ic magnetizing in nature for machine 2. 1. In metal strain gauge, the basic effect
3. Ic tends to reduce E11. is a change of resistance with strain.
4. The terminal voltages does not change. 2. Gauge factor of metal strain gauges is
Which of the statements given above are larger than that of semiconductor strain
correct? gauges.
a. 2 and 3 3. Gauge factor of semiconductor strain
b. 1,2 and 4 gauges varies with strain.
c. 1, 3 and 4 4. Metal strain gauges are insensitive to
d. 1, 2 and 3 temperature.
72. A string insulator has 5 units. The voltage Which of the statements given above is/are
across the bottom-most is 25% of the total correct?
voltage. The string efficiency is a. 1 and 2
a. 25% b. 2 only
b. 50% c. 1 and 3
c. 80% d. 3 and 4
d. 75% 78. One example of combinational circuit is
73. In load flow studies of a power system, a a. Adder
voltage control bus is specified by b. Counter
a. Real power and reactive power c. Shift register
b. Real power and voltage magnitude d. Flip-flop
c. Voltage and voltage phase angle 79. A three input multiplexer will require
d. Reactive power and voltage magnitude a. A minimum of two select lines and one
output line
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b. One select line and one output line in Electrical Network) and select the
c. Three select lines and one output line correct answer:
d. Two select lines and two output lines List I
80. Ion-implantation is a superior process to A. Mass
diffusion because of which of the B. Spring
following reasons? C. Damper
1. It is a high temperature process. D. Displacement
2. It results in precise control of depth List II
and profile. 1. Inductance
3. Lattice damage due to high energy ion 2. Capacitance
beam can be annealed. 3. Resistance
Select the correct answer using the codes 4. Charge
given below
5. Current
a. 1,2 and 3
A B C D
b. 1 and 2
a. 1 2 3 4
c. 2 and 3
b. 4 3 5 1
d. 1 and 3
c. 1 3 5 4
81. Consider the following process steps used
d. 4 2 3 1
in photolithography:
84. Three blocks G1, G2 and G3 are connected
1. Alignment and Exposure
in some fashion such that overall transfer
G  G3 1  G1G2 
2. Pre-bake
3. Spinning functions is 1 . The blocks
1  G1G 2
4. Development
5. Oxide etching are connected in the following manner:
6. Post-bake a. G1, G2 with negative feedback and
7. Photo resist stripping combination parallel with G3
The correct sequence of these process b. G1, G3 with negative feedback and G2
steps is in parallel
a. 3,2, 1, 5,6,4, 7 c. G1, G2 is cascade and combination in
parallel with G3
b. 2,3, 1,4, 5, 7, 6
d. G1,G3 in cascade and combination in
c. 3,2, 1,4,6,5,7
parallel with G2
d. 2,7, 1,4,3, 5,6
85. The unit impulse response of the system
82. Which of the following properties does the described by
SiO2 layer exhibit for use in IC
fabrication? y  n   y  n  1  X  n   X  n  1
1. It provides a protective conducting a.   n 
layer on the silicon surface.
b. U(n)
2. It provides surface passivation
c. 1
3. It serves as an insulator on the silicon
d. 0
surface.
86. The 3-dB cutoff frequency of a first order
4. It provides support for all IC
components to be fabricated over it. low pass filter is c . If the input signal is
Select the correct answer using the codes 0.5 sin c t , the output will have a phase
given below: shift of
a. 2 and 3 a. -45°
b. 3 and 4 b. -90°
c. 1 and 4 c. 45°
d. 1 and 2 d. 90°
83. Match List I (Element of Mechanical 87.
System) with List H (Analogous Element
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91. An electric field in a charged medium with
a time-varying magnetic field has
a. .E  0;   E  0
b. .E  0;   E  0
c. .E  0;   E  0

In the circuit shown in the figure, voltage v d. .E  0;   E  0


is given by 92. In HVDC transmission systems, filters are
dVc installed on
a.  Vc
dt a. AC side only
b. Vc b. DC side only
c. Both on AC and DC sides
dvc
c.  RCVc d. Sending end only
dt
93. The variation of near-zone electric field of
dv
d. RC c  vc a Hertzian dipole with radial distance R
dt from the dipole is
88. a. 1/R
b. 1/R2
c. 1/R3
d. 1/R5
94. Assertion (A): The region of convergence
(ROC) is defined as the set of Z for which
the Z-transform converges.
Reason (R): ROC cannot contain any
In this circuit shown, current through R is poles of Z transform
a. 0 a. Both A and R are individually true and
b. 0.5A R is the correct explanation of A
c. 2.5A b. Both A and R are individually true but
d. 3.33A R is not the correct explanation of A
89. c. A is true but R is false
d. A is false but R is true
95. Assertion (A): A wave guide does not
support TEM wave.
Reason (R): For TEM wave to exist on a
transmission line, an axial conduction
current must be supported
The peak current through the resistance in a. Both A and R are individually true and
the circuit shown is R is the correct explanation of A
a. 18mA b. Both A and R are individually true but
R is not the correct explanation of A
b. 12mA
c. A is true but R is false
c. 8mA
d. A is false but R is true
d. 4mA
96. Assertion (A): In an intrinsic
90. The correct sequence of the following
semiconductor, contribution to electrical
devices in the increasing order of turn-off
conductivity by the electrons and the holes
times is
is the same.
a. MOSFET, IGBT, BJT, Thyristor
Reason (R): In an intrinsic
b. IGBT, MOSFET, BJT,Jhyristor semiconductor, the number of electrons in
c. Thyristor, BJT, MOSFET, IGBT the conduction band is equal to the number
d. MOSFET, BJT, IGBT, Thyristor of holes in the valence band
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a. Both A and R are individually true and b. Both A and R are individually true but
R is the correct explanation of A R is not the correct explanation of A
b. Both A and R are individually true but c. A is true but R is false
R is not the correct explanation of A d. A is false but R is true
c. A is true but R is false 101. Assertion (A): Corona causes interference
d. A is false but R is true with neighboring communication circuits.
97. Assertion (A): It is relatively easier for Reason (R): Owing to distortion of wave
polar water molecules to reorient form, predominantly third harmonics are
themselves in the liquid state compared to introduced into the transmission line.
the solid state. a. Both A and R are individually true and
Reason (R): In the solid state, molecules R is the correct explanation of A
are frozen and are not mobile at all. b. Both A and R are individually true but
a. Both A and R are individually true and R is not the correct explanation of A
R is the correct explanation of A c. A is true but R is false
b. Both A and R are individually true but d. A is false but R is true
R is not the correct explanation of A 102. Assertion (A): A series-generator is used
c. A is true but R is false as a constant-current source by making use
d. A is false but R is true of its drooping part of the characteristic.
98. Assertion (A): Many programmes prefer Reason (R): For special applications a
assembly level programming to machine series DC generator is designed to have a
language programming. low value of armature reaction which
Reason (R): It is possible to efficiently produces the drooping part of its external
utilize the hardware of the computer in characteristic.
machine language programming. a. Both A and R are individually true and
a. Both A and R are individually true and R is the correct explanation of A
R is the correct explanation of A b. Both A and R are individually true but
b. Both A and R are individually true but R is not the correct explanation of A
R is not the correct explanation of A c. A is true but R is false
c. A is true but R is false d. A is false but R is true
d. A is false but R is true 103. The power angle characteristic of
99. Assertion (A): The different components machine-infinite bus system is
of a composite video signal are needed Pe  2sin  pu
consecutively and not simultaneously in It is operating at   30 . Which one of
TV receivers.
the following is the synchronizing power
Reason (R): The different components of coefficient at the operating point?
a composite video signal are sent to the
a. 1.0
receiver on a frequency division basis.
a. Both A and R are individually true and b. 3
R is the correct explanation of A c. 2.0
b. Both A and R are individually true but d. 1/ 3
R is not the correct explanation of A 104. To produce frequency modulation through
c. A is true but R is false phase modulation, the modulating signal
d. A is false but R is true em  t  is passed through block 1 and 2 as
100. Assertion (A): In a spectrum analyzer, the shown in figure.
local oscillator may be automatically
swept and the spectra indicated on a CRT
for a high-frequency instrument.
Reason (R): Spectrum analyzer contains These two blocks are, respectively
intermediate frequency (IF) amplifier. a. Phase modulator and differentiator
a. Both A and R are individually true and b. Phase modulator and integrator
R is the correct explanation of A c. Integrator and phase modulator
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d. Differentiator and phase modulator a. ± 0.45%
105. A 3-phase cylindrical-rotor alternator is b. ± 4.5%
delivering rated power to a grid at its rated c. ± 2%
power factor. On account of some fault, d. ± 0.045%
steam supply to the turbine of the 109. The Central Processing Unit of a computer
alternator is cut-off. The alternator would includes which of the following?
a. Stop a. Timing and control block, memory and
b. Continue running as an alternator at ports
synchronous speed Ns and deliver b. Timing and control block, ALU and
active power to the grid registers
c. Continue running as a synchronous c. Timing and control block, ALU and
motor at Ns and deliver reactive power memory
to the grid
d. ALU, registers and ports
d. Continue running as a synchronous
110. Machine instructions are written using
motor at Ns and draw reactive power
which of the following?
from the grid
a. Bits 0 and 1 only
106. A variable-reluctance stepping-motor has
eight concentric coils on its eight-pole b. Digits 0 to 9 only
stator. Number of teeth on the rotor should c. Digits 0 to 9 and the capital alphabets
preferably be equal to A to Z only
1. Ti d. Digits 0 to 9, the capital alphabets A to
2. Eight Z and certain special characters
3. Six 111. Possible faults that may occur on a
transmission line are
4. Four
1. 3-phase fault
5. Two
2. L-L-G fault
Which of the above are correct?
3. L-L fault
a. 1 and 3
4. L-G fault
b. 3 and 5
The decreasing order of severity of the
c. 2 and 3
faults from the stability point of view is:
d. 1, 2 and 4
a. 1-2-3-4
107. Which methods can be used for the
b. 1-4-3-2
measurement of three phase power for an
unbalanced load? c. 1-3-2-4
1. Three voltmeters d. 1-3-4-2
2. Two voltmeters and one ammeter 112. Consider the following statements
3. Two wattmeter’s The function of a condenser in a steam
power plant is to
4. One wattmeter
1. Condense the large volume of steam to
Select the correct answer using the codes
water to be used as boiler feed water.
given below:
2. Receive large volume of steam
a. 1 only
exhausted from the steam turbine.
b. 3 only
3. Maintain pressure below atmosphere
c. 1 and 3 so that maximum heat energy can be
d. Any one of 1,2,3 or 4 extracted from steam.
108. The resistance of a circuit is found by Which of the statements given above are
measuring the current flowing and the correct?
power fed into the circuit. The limiting a. 1 and 2
error of power and current measurements
b. 2 and 3
are found to be ± 2% and ± 1 .25%
respectively. c. 1 and 3
Which one of the following is the limiting d. 1, 2 and 3
error in the measurement of resistance?
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113. Match List I with List II and select the 3. PORTS
correct answer: Which combination is available on-chip on
List I (Power Plant) a microcontroller?
A. Nuclear a. 1 and 2
B. Diesel b. 1 and 3
C. Gas turbine c. 2 and 3
D. Hydro d. 1,2 and 3
List II (Application) 117. Phosphorus is being diffused into Silicon
1. Base load from an infinite source. Which of the
2. Stand-by following must be increased in order to
3. Base load or peak load increase the surface concentration?
4. Peak load 1. Temperature of diffusion
A B C D 2. Diffusion time
a. 1 3 4 2 3. Concentration of the source
b. 4 2 1 3 Select the correct answer using the codes
c. 4 3 1 2 given below:
d. 1 2 4 3 a. 2 and 3
114. Match List I with List II and select the b. 1 and 2
correct answer: c. 1 only
List I (Protection Scheme) d. 1 and 3
A. Differential protection 118. Consider the following statements:
B. Buchholz protection 1. A 16-bit shift register requires 16 flip-
C. Earth fault protection flops.
D. Thermal protection 2. A 16-bit ripple counter requires 4 flip-
List II (Type of Fault) flops.
1. Phase to phase, and phase to ground 3. A 16-bit synchronous counter requires
16 flip-flops.
2. Phase to ground
3. Short circuit 4. A 16-bit ring counter requires 16 flip-
flops.
4. inter-turn
Which of the statements given above are
5. Overloading
correct?
A B C D
a. 1,2 and 3
a. 1 4 2 5
b. 1,2 and 4
b. 5 2 3 1
c. 1, 3 and 4
c. 1 2 3 5
d. 2, 3 and 4
d. 5 4 2 1
119. When one of the suitable transducer form
115. Which of the following methods could be continuously monitoring the variation in
used for I/O operation in an 8085 thickness of paper?
microprocessor?
a. Strain gauge
1. Hand Shaking
b. LVDT
2. Interrupting
c. Diapharm
3. Direct Memory Access
d. Capacitance transducer
Select the correct answer using the codes
120. Which one of the following is the
given below:
frequency band for satellite
a. 1 and 2 communication?
b. 1 and 3 a. 3 to 30 kHz
c. 2 and 3 b. 3 to 30 MHz
d. 1, 2 and 3 c. 3 to 30 GHz
116. The devices given below are used by d. 103 to 107 GHz
microprocessors and microcontrollers
1. RAM
2. EPROM
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1. P
c.
1 P
1 P
d.
P
5. On the basis of equal carrier powers, the
ratio of ‘signal-noise ratio of FM and
If the input to the digital circuit consisting signal-noise ratio of AM’ can be expressed
of a cascade of 20 XOR gates is X, then as (assume that detector/ discriminator
the output Y is equal to losses are zero)
a. X’ S / N 0  FM 
a. 0  3mt
b. X S0 / N 0  AM 
c. 0 S0 / N 0  FM 
b.  3mt2
d. 1 S0 / N 0  AM 
2.
S0 / N 0  FM 
c.  4.5mt3
S0 / N 0  AM 
S0 / N 0  FM 
d.  3mt3
The minimal products-of-sums function S0 / N 0  AM 
described by the K-map given above is 6. To transmit N signals, each band limited to
a. A+C fm bny TDM, will require a minimum
b. A’+C’ bandwidth of
c. AC a. f m Hz
d. A’C’ b. 2 f m Hz
3. c. Nf m Hz
d. 2 Nf m Hz
7. In a DM system, the granular noise occurs
when the modulating signal
a. Increases linearly
b. Increases exponentially
For the circuit show above, the Boolean c. Remains constant
expression for the output Y in terms of
inputs P, Q, R and S is d. Decreases rapidly
a. P’+Q’+R’+S’ 8. Consider the following statements in
connection with PCM system:
b. P+Q+R+S
1. PCM is much better for noise immunity
c. (P’+Q’) (R’+s’) as it depends only on the pressure or
d. (P+Q) (R+S) absence of the pulses at any given
4. If all the messages of a source have the time.
same probability P, then the source 2. PCM requires a small bandwidth
entropy H (m) is given by compared to analog systems.
a. –log P 3. PCM requires very complex encoding
b. +log P and quantizing circuitry.
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4. PCM has all advantages of frequency
modulation when it comes to noise
performance.
Which of the statement given above are
correct:
a. 1, 2 and 4
b. 1, 3 and 4
c. 2, 3 and 4
d. 1, 2 and 3
9. The frequency spectrum of an amplitude- List II
modulated signal contains
a. Carrier frequency only
b. Sideband frequencies only
c. Modulating frequency only
d. Carrier and sideband frequencies
10. An amplitude-modulated analog waveform
has a maximum amplitude Amax and a
minimum amplitude Amin (a positive
value), then the modulation index is given
by
A
a. min
Amax
2Amin
b.
Amax  Amin
Amax  Amin
c.
Amax  Amin
Amax  Amin
d.
2  Amax  Amin  A B C D
a. 1 3 2 4
11. In connection with properties of the
b. 2 1 4 3
Fourier transform, match List-I (Function
of Time) with List— II (Spectral Density c. 1 3 4 2
Function) and select the correct answer d. 2 1 3 4
using the code given below the Lists: 12.
List I

Fourier transform of the gate function as


shown above is
f  t   1 for   / 2  t   / 2
0 Otherwise
 where  is the width of the gate function
the value of F is
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 sin   1. Input impedance increases, output
a. impedance decreases

2. Input impedance decreases, output
 sin  2 
b. impedance decreases
2 3. Input impedance increases, output
 sib  / 2  impedance increases
c.
 / 2  4. Input impedance decreases, output
impedance increases
 sin  / 2 
d. . A B C D
2  / 2 
a. 3 4 2 1
13. b. 2 1 3 4
c. 3 4 1 2
d. 2 4 3 1
16.

The circuit shown in above figure uses as


ideal Op-Amp working with +5V and -5V
power supplies. The output voltage V0 is
The forward resistance of the diode shown
equal to
in above. figure is  and the remaining
a. +5V parameters are same as those of an ideal
b. +1V diode. The d.c. component of the source
c. –1V current is
d. –5V Vm
a.
14. 50
Vm
b.
50 2
Vm
c.
100 2
2Vm
d.
50
The circuit given above is
17. The per unit impedance of a circuit
a. Peak detector element is 015. If the base kV and base
b. Schmitt trigger MVA are halved, then what will be the
c. Buffer amplifier new value of the per unit impedance of the
d. Unity gain amplifier circuit element?
15. Match List —I (Scheme of Feedback) with a. 0.075
List—II (Performance Measure) and select b. 0.15
the correct answer using the code given c. 0.30
below the Lists: d. 0.60
List I 18.
A. Current series
B. Current Shunt
C. Voltage series
D. Voltage shunt
List II
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A bundled conductor has 3 conductors d. Non-conventional power stations
equaliterally spaced as shown above. Ds is 23. Consider the following statements for a
the GMR of the individual conducto4r. signal-phase hysterias motor:
what is the GMR of the bundled 1. Torque is constant form standstill up to
conductor? synchronous speed Ns.
 Ds  d 
1/2
a. 2. Rotor is provided with narrow slots
embedded with bars.
Dd 
1/3
b.
3. Torque at starting is some what more
c. D d 
s
2 1/3 than that at synchronous speed Ns.
4. As the name suggests, only hysterias
d. Ds  d 2 torque is produced form zero speed
19. Which one of the following line, if the right up to N3.
impedance of the line is 0.01+j0.15 per 5. Rotor material possesses very wide
unit when the load current is 1.0 p.u. at 0.8 hysteretic loop.
lag power factor and the receiving end Which of the statements given above are
voltage Vr=1.0 p.u. what is the regulation correct?
of the line? a. 1,2 and 5
a. 0.8% b. 3 and 5
b. 0.9% c. 1 and 4
c. 9.8% d. 2,3 and 5
d. 1% 24. The field current of a synchronous motor
20. Which one of the4 following yields the is increased while its load is constant. How
value of sag of conductors between two will its power angle and power factor
poles? (W is weight per unit length of change?
conductor in N/m, L is the distance a. Power angle decreases and power factor
between two poles in meter, T is the improves
tension in conductor in N)
b. Power angle remains same throughout
a. WL2 /16T but power factor improves
b. WL2 / 8T c. Power angle increases while its power
c. WL2 / 2T factor gradually decreases
d. Power angle and power factor both
d. WL2 / T
increase
21. For nominal  -representation of the
25. The alternators (M1 and M2) have been
transmission line , the ABCD parameters
properly synchronized and connected in
are related to Z and Y of the line, such that
parallel to a common bus bar. If there is no
C parameter is given by
load on the bus bar and the field excitation
a. C  1  1/ 2  YZ of the second alternator (M2) is increased
b. C=Z gradually by a small amount from its
normal excitation for which the induced
c. C  Z 1  1/ 2  YZ  e.m.f.’s E1 and E2 of the two machines are
d. C  Z 1  1/ 4   YZ
equal, the armature reaction due to the
circulating armature current would be
22. Which one of the following statements is a. Magnetizing for M1 but demagnetizing
correct: for M2
In a load-duration curve for an integrated b. Demagnetizing for M1, but magnetizing
power system the uppermost crest for M2
represents the energy contributed by
c. Magnetizing for both M1 and M2
a. Base power station
d. Demagnetizing for both M1 and M2
b. Major thermal station
c. Peaking hydro or gas turbine stations
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26. Match List I (Type of signal-phase reaction in a d.c.; machine, the most
induction Motor) with List II (Torque- effective method to neutralize the armature
speed characteristic) and select the correct flux is to
answer using the code given below the a. Shift the ‘brush-axis’
lists: b. Provide high-reluctance main pole tips
List I c. Cut horizontal slots in the main poles
A. Capacitor-run motor d. Place compensating windings of the
B. Capacitor-start and run motor main-pole faces
C. Shaded-pole motor 29.
D. Resistor-split phase motor
List II

A single-phase two-winding transformer


shown above in Fig. 1, is connected an
autotransformer shown in Fig, 2 if the
connections of the 100V winding are
reversed as shown in Fig.3, what is the
value of the voltage V1 required to be
applied across terminals X2 and H2 to
obtain the same 400 V output?
a. 500 V
b. 400 V
c. 300 V
d. 100 V
30. Two transformers with identical voltage
A B C D ratings are working in parallel to supply a
a. 2 1 3 4 common load. The percentage impedance
of one transformer is higher compared to
b. 2 3 1 4 that of the other. The load sharing between
c. 3 4 2 1 the two transformers will
d. 3 4 1 2 a. Be proportionate to their perce3ntage
27. In a 3phase induction motor, if Pg is power impedances
transferred across the air gap and S is the b. Be independent of their percentage
slip, then the ratio of motor copper loss to impedances
the mechanical power developed is given c. Be inversely proportional to their
by respective impedances
s d. Depend on the resistance to leakage
a.
1 s reactance ratio of each transformer
b. S 31. Consider a system having forward path
1 and feedback path transfer functions as 1/6
c. [s(s+0.8)] and (1+2s) respectively. Which
S
is the characteristic polynomial of the
1 S
d. system?
S
a. s 2  0.8s  16
28. The prevent the shifting of the magnetic
natural axis, caused by the armature b. s 2  2.8s  16
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c. s 2  32.8s  16
d. s 2  32s  16
32. Which of the following correct?
The feedback affects the control system in
the following ways:
1. Increases accuracy but reduces
sensitivity of gain top variation in
system parameters.
2. Increases bandwidth and reduces the 35.
effect of nonlinearity.
3. Increases tendency towards oscillation
or leads even to instability.
Select the correct answer using the code
given below:
a. 1 and 2 The Laplace transform of V(t) shown in he
b. 1 and 3 above figure is

a. 2 1  e  s   e 2 s
c. 2 and 3 1 1
d. 1,2 and 3 s s

b. 2 1  e s   e 2 s
33. the transfer function 1 1
C s A s s s

R  s 1 B s c. 2 1  e  s   e 2 s
1 1
Is the simplification of which one of the s s

d. 2 1  e  s   e 2 s
following diagrams? 1 1
(a) s s
36. If f(t) and F(s) form the Lap lace transform
pair, then what is the Lap lace transform of
f  t / t0  ?
a. t0 F  t0 s 
1
b. F  t0 s 
t0
1 
c. t0 F  s
 t0 
1 1 
d. F  s
t0  t0 
37. What is the steady-state response of a
R s 1
system  2
R  s  s  3s  2
34. Which one of the following figure When unit step input is applied?
represents the magnitude plot of the a. 0.5
1  e  j
transfer function H    ? b. 1.0
2 c. 1.5
d. 0
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38. The forward voltage transfer function of a
s 
two-port network is 2
s  2
What will be the output voltage if the input
voltage is   t  ?
a. 2 sin t   / 4 
b. cos t  sin t
c. cos t
d. 2 sin t   / 4  List II
39. Which of the following characteristics of
the system are defined by y(t) = x(t) cos
(100  t )?
1. It is linear.
2. It is time invariant.
3. It is causal.
4. It is a stable
5. It is memory less.
Select the correct answer using the code
given below:
a. 1,2,3 and 4
b. 2,3 and 5
c. 4 and 5
d. 1,2,3, 4 and 5
40. Match List I (Pole Location) with List II
(Time response due to initial condition)
and select the correct answer using the
code given below the lists:
List I (Pole Location) A B C D
a. 2 1 4 3
b. 1 2 4 3
c. 2 3 1 4
d. 1 3 2 4
41.

Which one of the following gives the h-


parameter matrix for the network shown
above?
 1 
be 
a.  re  rd
 
  cb rb  r 
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 rb  re  cb  b. 1.0A
b.  1  c. 2.0A
 bc
 re  rd  d. 3.0A
45.
 rb  re be 
c.  1 
  cb
 re  rd 
 bc  cb 
d.  1 
 rb  re For the reduced incidence matrix given
 re  rd  above, which is the set of branches
42. forming a tree?
a. 1,2,3
b. 2,4,6
c. 2,3,5
d. 1,4,6
For the a.c. circuit given above, if the 46.
power dissipated by the 5 resistor is 10
W, then what is the power factor of the
circuit?
a. 0.9 lagging
b. 0.6 lagging
c. 0.9 leading
d. 0.6 leading
43. A 2-terminal network is one of the R-L-C What is the value of the current I in the
elements. The elements is connected to an circuit shown above?
a.c. supply. The current through the a. 1 A
element is. I when a capacitor is instated in b. –3A
series between the source and the element, c. –6A
the current through the element becomes
d. 9A
element, the current through the element
because 47. The 4-bit, 2’s complement representation
of a decimal number is 1000. What is the
a. Is a resistor is an inductor
number?
b. Is a capacitor
a. +8
c. Is a capacitor
b. 0
d. Cannot be a single element
c. –7
44.
d. –8
48.

For The Above Circuit, If The Current I =


3 A and 1.5 A for RL = and 2  The output f of the 4-to-1 MUX shown in
respectively, then what is the value of I for the above figure is
RL = 1  ? a.  xy  ' x
a. 0.5 A b. x  y
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c. x ' y ' c. 1 and 4
d. xy  x ' d. 1,2,3,4 and 5
49. 53. If the maximum Radar range is to be
doubled, the power of the Rader
transmitter is to be increased (keeping all
other parameters intact)
a. Two times
b. Four times
c. Eight times
The frequency of the clock single applied d. Sixteen times
to the rising edge triggered D flip-flop
54. Which one of the following statements is
shown in the figure given above is 10 kHz.
correct?
What is the frequency of the signal
available at Q? If a periodic signal exhibits half-wave
symmetry, then in the trigonometric
a. 20 kHz
Fourier series
b. 10 kHz
a. All the sine terms vanish
c. 5 kHz
b. All the cosine terms vanish
d. 2.5 kHz
c. The constant term vanish
50.
d. All the even harmonics vanish
55. How are vector processors and array
processors classified?
a. Single-instruction, Single-data (SISD)
computers
b. Single-instruction, Multiple data
The circuit in the figure given above has two (SIMD) computers
CMOS NOR gates. This circuit functions as a/an c. Multiple-instruction, Single data
(MISD) computers
a. Flip-flop
d. Multiple-instruction, Multiple data
b. Monostable multivibrator
(MIMD) computers
c. Schmitt trigger
56. What is/are the disadvantage(s) of Gauss-
d. Astable multivibrator Seidel method over Newton’s method in
51. What is number of the comparators-type load-flow programmes?
ADC? a. More iteration
a. 2 b. More memory requirement and less
b. 3 accuracy
c. 7 c. Less iterations but more memory
d. 8 d. More accuracy and more memory
52. The available multiple access and 57. Match List I with List II and select the
broadcasting systems are correct answer using the code given below
1. SPADE the lists:
2. TDMA List I
3. FDMA A. Buchholz relay
4. CDMA B. Mho relay
5. SDMA C. Impedance relay
Which of the above are employed for D. Reactance relay
satellite communications? List II
a. 1,2 and 3 1. Long lines
b. 2,3 and 4
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2. Short lines
3. Medium lines
4. Transformers
A B C D
a. 4 1 3 2
b. 3 2 1 4
A half-wave thyristor-converter supplies a
c. 4 3 2 1 purely inductive load as shown in the
d. 3 4 2 1 above figure. If the triggering angle of the
58. If the fault current is 2000 A, the really thyristor is 120°, then what is its extinction
setting is 50% and CT ratio is 400:5, then angle?
what is the plug setting multiplier? a. 120°
a. 25 b. 180°
b. 15 c. 200°
c. 50 d. 240°
d. 10 63. Match List-I with List-H and select the
59. In a static over-current relay, how are correct answer using the code given below
inverse time characteristic obtained? the Lists:
a. By using a transistor amplifier List I (Converter)
b. By using an integrating circuit A. Fully controlled converter
c. By using a transistor switch B. Half-controlled converter
d. By using a differentiating’ circuit C. 3-phase a.c. voltage controller
60. Satisfactory turn-off of a thuristor takes D. Cycloconvertyer
place if the reverse bias period of the List II (Application)
device, after its current has beco9me zero, 1. Improved time power factor
is
2. Soft starter for a.c. motor
a. Greater than its turn-off time
3. Smooth low speed reversible high
b. Less than its turns-off time power a.c. drives
c. Greater than the circuit time-constant 4. Synchronous motor control
d. Less than the circuit time-constant A B C D
61. a a. 3 1 2 4
b. 2 4 5 1
c. 3 4 2 1
d. 2 1 5 4
64. Which of the following are the advantages
of free wheeling of load current in phase-
A MOSFEI’ rated for 20 A, carries a controlled converters?
periodic current as shown in the above
1. It is reduces reactive power demand of
figure. The on-state resistance of the
the converter.
MOSFE is 0.2 ohm. What is the average
on-state power loss of device per cycle? 2. It improves the displacement factor.
a. 20 W 3. It improves distortion factor
b. 15W 4. It requires larger inductance to provide
contagious conduction.
c. 10W
Select the correct answer using the code
d. 5W
given below:
62.
a. 1,2,3 and 4
b. 1,2 and 3
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c. 1 and 4 a. Both A and R are individually true and
d. 2,3 and 4 R is the correct explanation of A.
65. Which of the following are the functions b. Both A and R are individually true but
of feedbacks diodes in a McMurray R is not the correct explanation of A.
inverter? c. A is true but R is false.
1. To free-wheel the load current. d. A is false but R is true.
2. To provide required reverse bias across 69. Assertion (A): SiCl4 is added to Cl2 in
the outgoing thryristor. order to dry etch aluminum anisotropic
3. To provide the return path for the ally.
reactive current of load. Reason (R): Cl2 etches aluminum while
4. To provide a path for the excess of SiCl4 etches native aluminum oxide and
communication current above the load also provides anisotropy by forming
current. sidewall inhibitors.
Select the current answer using the code a. Both A and R are individually true and
given below: R is the correct explanation of A.
a. 2,3 and 4 b. Both A and R are individually true but
b. 2 and 4 R is not the correct explanation of A.
c. 1,2 and 3 c. A is true but R is false.
d. 3 and 4 d. A is false but R is true.
66. A 3-phase induction motor o-perate3s at 70. Assertion (A): In discrete as well as IC
constant slip frequency while the stator device fabrication, wet oxidation of Si into
frequency is varied from 0 to rated value. its natural oxide is preferred.
Which one of the following is correct? Reason (R): The rate of growth of wet
The torque developed by the motor is oxidation is lower than that for dry
oxidation, hence a better quality oxide can
a. Proportional to speed be grown.
b. Proportional to speed a. Both A and R are individually true and
c. Proportional to square of speed R is the correct explanation of A.
d. Inversely proportional to speed b. Both A and R are individually true but
67. Assertion (A): A signal has to be sampled R is not the correct explanation of A.
at twice the maximum frequency of the c. A is true but R is false.
signal to recover it from the sampled d. A is false but R is true.
signal.
71. Assertion (A): Differential amplifier is
Reason (R): Sampling is to be done at biased with a current source for high
Nyquist rate to avoid aliasing. CMRR.
a. Both A and R are individually true and Reason (R): Differential amplifier will
R is the correct explanation of A. have higher gain for common mode
b. Both A and R are individually true but signals.
R is not the correct explanation of A. a. Both A and R are individually true and
c. A is true but R is false. R is the correct explanation of A.
d. A is false but R is true. b. Both A and R are individually true but
68. Assertion (A): For a good degree of R is not the correct explanation of A.
relative stability; a control system should c. A is true but R is false.
have a phase margin of about 400 and a d. A is false but R is true.
gain margin of 05.
72. Assertion (A): A self-controlled
Reason (R): A large gain margin or a synchronous motor fed from a CSI, need
large phase margin corresponds to a highly not have damper windings.
oscillatory system, and a very small gain
margin or a phase margin approaching 00
indicates a very stable but sluggish system.
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Reason (R): Damper windings are 76. Consider the following statements based
responsible for sub transient reactance in on gain margin and phase of a system:
synchronous motors. 1. for stable systems, the gain cross-over
a. Both A and R are individually true and frequency is less than phase cross-over
R is the correct explanation of A. frequency
b. Both A and R are individually true but 2. for unstable systems, the gain cross-
R is not the correct explanation of A. over frequency is greater than phase
c. A is true but R is false. cross-over frequency
d. A is false but R is true. 3. For marginally stable systems, the gain
73. Assertion (A): Given a unity feedback cross-over frequency is equal to phase
cross-over frequency.
K
system with G  s   the value of
s  s  4
Which of statements given above area
correct?
K a damping ratio of 0.5 is
a. 1 and 2
a. 1
b. 2 and 3
b. 16
c. 1 and 3
c. 4
d. 1,2 and 3
d. 2
77. Which one of the following represents the
74. Match List I with List II and select the transfer function of a phase-lag controller?
correct answer using the code given below
1  aTs
the lists: a. ,a 1
1  Ts
List I (Characteristic Equation)
1  aTs
A. s 2  8s  15  0 b. ,a 1
1  Ts
B. s 2  24 s  225  0
1  aTs
C. s 2  20.25  0 c. ,a 1
1  Ts
D. s 2  20s  100  0 1  aTs
d. ,a 1
List II (Nature of unit step Response) 1  Ts
1. Un damped 78. In order to reduce steady-state error of a
2. Un dreamed control system, which one of the following
3. Critically damped control schemes will be employed?
4. Over damped a. Cascade PD
A B C D b. Cascade PI
a. 1 3 2 4 c. Rate feed back
b. 4 3 1 2 d. Integral feedback
c. 1 4 3 2 79.
d. 4 2 1 3
75. Given that matrix
0 1 0

A 0 0 1 
 6 11 6  The resistance measured between the two
ends of the toroid shown in the above
What are the eigen values of A?
figure is R. what would be the resistance if
a. –1,–2,–3 both a and a b are doubled?
b. –1,2,–3 a. 2R
c. 0,0,–6 b. R
d. –6, –11,–6 c. R/2
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d. R/4 83. Which one of the following statements is
80. correct?
a. The normal electric field components
have the same value
b. The tangential magnetic field
components are continuous
c. The electromagnetic wave is reflected
back according to Snell’s law
A square loop and an infinitely long d. The electromagnetic wave is diffracted
conductor, each carries a current I as 84.
shown in the girue given above.
What is the force on the loop?
0 I 2
a. away from the conductor
4
 I2
b. 0 2 towards the conductor For the current I decreasing in the
4
indicated direction, the e.m.f. in the two
 I2 loops A and B shown in the figure above,
c. 0 log, 2 away from the conductor
4 is in the direction
 I2 a. Clockwise in A and anticlockwise in B
d. 0 loge 2 towards the conductor
4 b. Anticlockwise in A and clockwise in B
81. A metallic sphere with charge – Q is c. Clockwise in both A and B
placed inside a hollow conducting sphere d. Anticlockwise in both A and B
with radius R carrying a charge +Q. 85.
potential at a given point outside the
hollow sphere
a. Depends on the positions of the metallic
sphere
b. Is solely deviled by the charge on the
outer sphere 86. A structure consisting of two loss-less
c. Is always zero whatever may be the lines, each  / 4 long and terminated in a
position of the inner sphere resistance R, is shown in the figure given
d. Is zero only when both spheres are above. The lines have characteristic
concentric impedances of 2Z0 and Z0 respectively as
shown. What is the impedance measured at
82.
the end XX?
a. R
b. 4R
c. Z 02 / R
The magnetic vector potential at the point d. 4 Z 02 / R
P due to the current loop C shown in the
above figure is in the direction of 87. Match ListI (Expression) with List II
 (Coefficient) and select the correct answer
a. a x using the code given below the Lists:

b. a y List I (Expression)
 Z  Z0
c. a z A.   L
  Z L  Z0
ax  a y
d.
2
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Z  ZL
B.   0
Z L  Z0
2Z L
C.  
Z0  Z L
2Z 0
D.  
Z0  Z L
List II (Coefficient)
1. Reflection coefficient for voltage List II (Type of clipper/Rectifier)
2. Transmission coefficient for Voltage 1. Doubled-ended clipper
3. Reflection coefficient for current 2. Positive clipper
4. Transmission coefficient for current 3. Negative clipper
5. Standing-wave ratio 4. Full-wave positive rectifier and not a
A B C D clipper
a. 1 2 5 4 A B C D
b. 4 3 2 1 a. 1 2 3 4
c. 1 3 2 4 b. 2 3 4 1
d. 4 2 5 1 c. 1 2 4 3
88. In a rectangular waveguide, what is the d. 2 3 1 4
ratio of eave impedance for TM mode to 90. Consider the following circuits:
wave impedance for TE mode
 i.e. X IM / ZTE  ?
a. 1
1
b.
1   f e / f 2 
 
c. 1   f e / f 2 
 
d. 1   f e / f 2  Which of the following circuits will yield
  the following input-output characteristics
89. Match List I (Transfer characteristics of for the clipper?
clipper Circuit/Rectifier) with List—Il V0  V1 for Vi  V
(Type of Clipper! Rectifier) and select the  V for Vi  V
correct answer using the code given below
the Lists: Select the correct answer using the code
List I (Transfer characteristics of given below:
clipper circuit/rectifier) a. 1 only
b. 2 only
c. 1 and 3
d. 1,2 and 3
91. Consider the following statements:
A multiple-zone process is used for
refining Si from impurities having
segregation coefficient K.cl. The ingot is
held vertically and the zone is moved from
bottom to top of the ingot. After each run
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1. The top end of the ingot contains d. 2 only
maximum impurities and is to be cut 94. Consider the following statements:
thrown before the next run. CZ method of crystal pulling is a popular
2. The bottom end of the ingot contains technique for converting bulk material to
maximum impurities and is to be cut single crystal because
and thrown before the next run. 1. It requires a seed of single crystal to
3. There is no need of cutting the bottom initiate the growth.
end before the next run as it contains 2. The seed crystal should be pure and
minimum impurities. defect free for high quality growth.
Which of the statements given above is/are 3. Intentionally doped single crystals
correct?
cannot be obtained by this technique.
a. 1 only Which of the statements given above are
b. 2 only correct?
c. 2 and 3 a. 1,2 and 3
d. 1 and 3 b. 1 and 2
92. Which of the following statements are c. 2 and 3
correct? d. 1 and 3
1. Molecular Beam Epitaxy (MBE) is a
95. What is the correct sequence of the
physical evaporation process while following steps during isolation by
Vapour Phase Epitascy (VPE) involves LOCOS technique?
chemical reaction.
1. Si etching
2. In-situ etching of silicon is possible
only in MBE but not in VPE system. 2. Growth of thin pad oxide
3. MBE of silicon is carried out at a. lower 3. deposition and patterning of silicon
temperature compared to VPE. nitride
4. The growth rate of the exit axial film 4. growth of SiO2
can be accurately controlled during Select the correct answer using the code
BME than during VPE. given below
Select the correct answer using the code a. 1-3-4-2
given below: b. 2-3-1-4
a. 1 and 2 c. 4-2-1-3
b. 3 and 4 d. 3-1-4-2
c. 1, 3 and 4 96. Consider the following statements about
d. 2, 3 and 4 ferrites:
93. Consider the following statements: 1. Ferrites have high resistively.
Rapid Thermal Annealing (RTA) is 2. Ferrites have low eddy current losses.
preferred over conventional furnace 3. Ferrites are used as core materials in
annealing after ion-implantation because high frequency (MHz) transformers.
1. RTA does not cause any change in the Which one of the statements given above
doping profile. are correct?
2. Thermal budget is lower if RTA is a. 1,2 and 3
used. b. 1 and 2
3. RTA is carried out at lower c. 1 and 3
temperature.
d. 2 and 3
Which of the statements given above is/are
97. A necessary but not a sufficient condition
correct?
for a crystal to show Ferro-electricity is
a. 1, 2 and 3
a. Absence of centre of symmetry
b. 1 and 2
b. Presence of centre of symmetry
c. 1 only
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c. Presence of both translational and 102. For a crystal, which one of the following
rational symmetry statements is correct?
d. Absence of both translational and a. The total number of possible wave
rational symmetry functions in any energy band is equal
98. In a dielectric material there are four to the number of unit cells
contributions to the total polarization. Out b. The total number of possible wave
of these only one is dependent on functions in any energy band is equal
temperature and this contribution is to twice the number of unit cells
a. Electronic polarization according to Pauli principle
b. Space-charge polarization c. The total number of possible wave
functions in any energy band is equal
c. Ionic polarization
to the total number of free electrons in
d. Orientation polarization the band
99. If m = permanent dipole moment, d. The number of possible wave functions
k=Boltzmann constant and T = absolute in any energy band is independent of
temperature, then orientation Polaris the number of unit cells
ability is equal to
103.
m
a.
3kT
m2
b.
3kT
c. 3kTm
d. 3kTm 2
100. Which one of the following statements is The figure given above shows a two
correct? Copper and silicon are forming a winding core- type transformer. The
junction; at thermal equilibrium instantaneous directions of the primary
a. The Fermi levels in the two materials current I1, the mutual flux m and the
are at the same energy level primary leakage flux 1 are as indicated
irrespective of the number of free
in the figure; the corresponding
electrons in copper and silicon
directions, at the same instant, of the
b. The Fermi level of copper is at a higher secondary current I2 and the secondary
energy level compared to that of leakage flux 2 would be
silicon as copper has more free
electrons a. I 2 , a to b; and 2 c to d
c. The Fermi level of silicon is at a higher b. I 2 , b to a; and 2 c to d
energy level compared to that of
copper as silicon has more free c. I 2 , a to b; and 2 d to c
electrons d. I 2 , b to a; and 2 d to c
d. Copper and silicon, being in thermal 104. While measuring the value of distributed
equilibrium, will have the same capacitance by Q-meter, the resonances
specific heat and Fermi levels have no
were obtained with values of tuning
relation to thermal equilibrium capacitor as C1 and C2 for the frequencies
101. The life time of the minority carriers in p-n adjusted to f1 and 2f1 respectively. What is
junction solar cells is determined by the value of the distributed capacitance?
a. Hall effect experiment C  2C2
b. Haynes-Shockley experiment a. 1
2
c. Electron beam induced current decay C  4C2
experiment b. 1
2
d. Secondary Ion Mass Spectros-copy
experiment
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C  2C2 The above diagram shows De sauty
c. 1 method to measure the unknown
3
capacitance (Cx).CX is given by
C  4C2
d. 1 R
3 a. Cx  C 2
R1
105.
R2
b. Cx  C
R1
R1
c. Cx  C
R2
R12
In the figure shown above A1, A2 and A3 d. Cx  C
R22
are ideal ammeters. If A2 and A3 read 4A
and 5A respectively what is the reading of 109. A resistance is measured by the voltmeter-
A1? ammeter method. The voltmeter reading is
50V on 100V scale and ammeter reading is
a. 1A
50 mA scale. If both the meters are
b. 3A guaranteed for accuracy within 2% of full
c. 9A scale, what is the limit within which
d. Cannot be calculated without the values resistance can be measured?
of R and C a. 10 
106. Wagjner’s earth devices are used for a.c. b. 20 
bridge circuits for c. 40 
a. Eliminating the effect of earth d. 80 
capacitances
110. A resistance of 110 2 is specified using
b. Eliminating the effect of earth significant figures as indicated below:
capacitance
1. 110 
c. Eliminating the effect of stray
2. 110.0 
electrostatic fields
3. 0.000110M 
d. Shielding the bridge elements
For the above three indications, which one
107. While testing a coil having a resistance of
of the following statements is correct?
1  , resonance occurred when the
oscillator frequency was 10 MHz and the a. 1 represents greater precision than 2
and 3
 500 
variable capacitor was set at   pf. b. 2 represents greater precision but 1 and
 2 
3 represent same precision
What is the effective value of Q of the
coil? c. 2 and 3 represent same precision
a. 200 d. 3 is more precise than 1 and 2
b. 254 111. A 35 V d.c. supply is connected across a
combined resistance of 600  ) and an
c. 314
unknown resistance of R  in series. If a
d. 542 voltmeter having a resistance of 1.2 k  is
108. connected across 600 resistor and reads
5V, then what is the value of the resistance
R?
a. 120 
b. 500 
c. 1.7k 
d. 2.4k 
112. Consider the following components:
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1. SRAM 2. Fast memory access
2. EPROM 3. Needs refreshing
3. USART 4. Very costly
4. PORT The essential characteristics of a Cache
Which of the above components are not memory include
found on-chip in a microprocessor but may be a. 1, 2, 3 and 4
found on-chip in a microcontroller? b. 1, 2 and 3
a. l,2,3 and 4 c. 1, 2 and 4
b. l,2 and 3 d. 3 and 4
c. 1, 2 and 4 118. An instruction cycle is the tune in which, a
d. 3 and 4 hard- wired controller completes four
113. In memory-mapped I/O scheme, all data functions. What is the correct sequence of
transfer instructions of 8085 these functions?
microprocessor can be used only for a. Fetch update - decode – execute
a. Memory devices b. Fetch - decode - update – execute
b. I/O devices c. Decode - execute - fetch – update
c. Ports d. Execute - decode - fetch - update
d. Memory and I/O devices 119. Consider the following four components
114. Assembler directives are required found in the ALU of a computer:
a. Only in hand assembling 1. XOR gates
b. Only in machine assembling 2. Half-adder
c. In hand assembling as well as machine 3. Full subtract or
assembling 4. Shifter
d. Only when there is an operating system Which of the above components are
115. A microprocessor using a 3 MHz - clock combinational circuits?
has three ‘T’ states in each machine cycle. a. 1, 2, 3 and 4
If an instruction cycle needs 4 machine b. 1, 2 and 3
cycles, how much time will be taken to c. 1 and 2
complete the execution of this instruction?
d. 3 and 4
a. 333 ns
120. Which of the following addressing modes
b. 1333 ns imply that the operand is stored separately
c. 1  s in the main memory?
d. 4  s 1. Indirect
116. How many general purpose 8-bit registers 2. Immediate
are there in 8085 microprocessor? 3. Indexed
a. 3 Select the correct answer using the code
b. 6 given below:
c. 9 a. 1, 2 and 3
d. 12 b. 1 and 2
117. Consider the following: c. 2 and 3
1. Small capacity d. 1 and 3
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1. Match List-I with List-II and select the In an energy meter, the braking device is
correct answer using the code given below provided to produce braking torque so that
the lists: the
List I (Character) a. Energy meter can be brought to a
A. Colon (:) standstill
B. Blank ( ) b. Meter creeping be checked
C. Comma (,) c. Moving system of the instrument (disc)
D. Semicolon (;) rotates at a speed for a particular rate
List II (Interpretation) of energy consumption at 4. any
1. Separates operation and operand fields. time
2. Separates operands d. Shunt field flux lags behind voltage by
3. Beginning of comment field exactly 90°
4. End of label field 6. Three voltmeter method used for power
factor measurement gave the following
A B C D
readings
a. 2 3 4 1
V1 = 200 Volts across an inductive load,
b. 4 1 2 3
V2 = 180 Volts across a non-inductive
c. 2 1 4 3
resistor, and
d. 4 3 2 1
V3 = 300 Volts across the two in series.
2. In a memory map the lowest address of an
What is the power factor of the inductive
8 k byte RAM is 1000 H. what is the
load?
highest address?
a. 0.244
a. 8192 H
b. 0.30
b. 2 F F F H
c. 0.75
c. 7 F F F H
d. 080
d. 3000 H
7. Which one of the following is the correct
3. Which one of the following statements is
statement?
correct?
Chopper stabilized d.c. amplifier type
In 8085  p , the READY signal is useful
electronic voltmeter overcomes the effect
when the CPU communicates with of
a. A PPI chip a. Amplifier CMRR
b. A DMA controller chip b. Amplifier drift
c. A slow peripheral chip c. Amplifier sensitivity
d. A fast peripheral chip d. Electromagnetic interference
4. A current of 8. Which one of the following is the correct
2  
2 sin  314t  30   2 2 cos  952t  45  statement?
is measured with a thermocouple type, 5 A In an LVDT, the two secondary voltages
full scale meter. a. Are independent of the core position
What is the meter reading? b. Vary unequally depending on the core
a. 2A position
b. 3A c. Vary equally depending on the core
position
c. 5A
2  3 2  A
d. Are always in phase quadrate
d. 9. A strain gauge has a nominal resistance of
5. Which one of the following statements is 500 2. When a strain of 2 × 10-4 is applied,
correct? the change in resistance is 0.5  . What is
the gauge factor for the strain gauge?
a. 1
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b. 2.5 14. Which one of the following statements is
c. 5 correct?
d. 10 The peak inverse voltage rating of a
10. Which of the following is/are essential thyristor in a McMurray inverter
sub-system (s) of a data acquisition a. Can be as small as the forward voltage
system? drop of diode, i.e., equal to 1 to 1.5 V
1. ADC b. Should be the same as forward break
2. DAC over voltage
3. RAM c. Should be much greater than the
4. Processor forward break over voltage.
5. Network Card d. Is a very significant factor in the
Select the correct answer using the codes design of the inverter.
given below 15.
a. 1, 2, 3 and 4
b. 3 and 5
c. 4 only
d. 1, 3 and 4, only
11. A 3-phase fully controlled a.c. to d.c.
converter feeds a ripple free average
current of 200 A to a d.c. load. What is the For a random variable ‘x’ following the
rms value of current carried by each probability density function P(s) shown in
thyristor? the figure given above, what are the mean
a. 200 A and variance, respectively?
200 2 a. ½ and 2/3
b. A b. 1 and 4/3
3
c. 1 and 2/3
200
c. d. 2 and 4/3
3 16. If a signal f(t) has an energy ‘E what is the
200 energy of the signal f(2t) ?
d. A
3 a. E (b)
12. A single phase diode bridge rectifier with b. E/2
finite value of source inductance feeds on c. 2 E
R-L load. The load current can be assumed d. 4 E
to be ripple free. What is the source 17. To transmit N signals, each band limited to
current wave form? ‘f’ Hz, using PCM and time division
a. Sinusoidal multiplexing over a channel, what is the
b. Triangular minimum bandwidth required for
c. Square wave distortion less transmission?
d. Nearly trapezoidal a. f Hz
13. Which one of the following is the correct b. NfHz
statement? c. f/N Hz
In a d.c. chopper the free wheeling diode d. 2 N f Hz
across the load 18. The local oscillator in a BPSK signal
a. Improves the efficiency of power detector has a fixed phase error of 30°.
conversion of the chopper This phase error deteriorates the SNR at
b. Causes high voltage across the main the output by what factor?
thyristor a. 0.87
c. Causes high voltage across the b. 0.75
auxiliary thyristor c. 0.5
d. Avoids high voltage when the main d. 0.25
thyristor is turned off 19. In a PCM system with uniform
quantization, increasing the number of bits
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from 8 to 9 will reduce the quantization 26. Any computer uses three different
noise power by which factor? memories called:
a. 9 1. Cache memory
b. 8 2. Virtual memory
c. 4 3. Main memory
d. 2 Moving from the CPU outwards, which is
20. If the antenna diameter in a radar system is the correct order in which they appear?
increased by a factor of 2, the maximum a. 1,2,3
range will be increased by what factor b. 1,3,2
a. 2 c. 3,1,2
b. 4 d. 2,3,1
c. 8 27. What is the function of a program counter
d. 16 in an 8-bit microprocessor?
21. Given 224) r  13) r . a. To store the op-code of the instruction
being executed
What is the value of the radix r?
b. To store the op-code of the next
a. 10 instruction
b. 8 c. To store the address of the instruction
c. 6 being executed
d. 5 d. To store the address of the next
22. Which one of the following statements is instruction
correct? 28. An 8085  P is executing the program
If a computer has a “uni-bus” organization given below:
it means that the computer has only one
MVI A, 10 H
a. Data bus
MVI B, 10 H
b. Address bus
BACK: NOP
c. Control bus
ADD B
d. Internal bus
RLC
23. IC is the instruction count, CPI is the
JNC BACK
average number of system clock periods to
execute per instruction and  is the HLT
duration of a clock period. Then which one How many times the instruction NOP will
of the following expresses the execution be executed?
time? a. 1
a. IC * CPI*  b. 2
b. IC*CPI/  c. 3
c. IC*  /CPI d. 4
d. CPI*  /IC 29. What is the effect of a DAD H instruction?
24. Four 8-input multiplexers drive a single 4- a. To shift each bit one position to the
input MUX. What is the result? right with a zero inserted in MSB
position
a. 4-input MUX
b. To shift each bit one position to the left
b. 8-input MUX
with a zero inserted in LSB position
c. 12-input MUX
c. To shift each bit one position to the
d. 32-input MUX right
25. There are N processes in the memory. A d. To shift each bit one position to the
process spends a fraction 1 of its time in right
I/O wait state. Which one of the following
30.
expresses the CPU utilization?
a. P
b. 1– P
c. PN
d. 1–PN
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In the circuit shown in the figure above, d. 1  e 2t
the switch S is closed at t = 0. Which one 34. Which is the correct sequence of the
of the following gives expression for the devices in the increasing order of turn-off
voltage across the inductance as a function times?
of time? a. MOSFET–IGBT–BJT–SCR
a. e t / 2 b. IGBT–MOSFET–BJT–SCR
b. 1  e t  / 2 c. SCR–BJT–MOSFET–IGBT

1  e 
t
d. MOSFET–BJT–IGBT–SCR
c. 35.
t
d. e
31.

In the circuit shown in the figure above,


steady state is reached with switch S open.
Switch S is then closed at t = 0. what is the
For the circuit shown above, the current value of voltage V under steady state
flowing through 1  resistor is adjusted to (When t=  )?
zero by varying the value of R. What is the a. 50V
value of R? b. 12.5V
a. 2  c. 25V
b. 3  d. 0V
c. 4  36.
d. 6 
32.

What is the coefficient of coupling for the


magnetically coupled circuit shown above
What is the Thevenin’s equivalent between , if L1, L2 and M are 1 H, 0.25 h and 0.4 H
A and B for the circuit shown above? respectively?
a. 12V, 3/2  a. 0.2
b. 4V, 3/2  b. 0.5
c. 16/3 V, 2/3  c. 0.8
d. 16/3 V, 3  d. 0.9
33. 37.

For the circuit shown above, the initial


capacitor voltage is 2 V and I si a unit step
function. Then, what is the expression for What are the suitable values for Z1 and Z2
V(t) for t> 0? to make the input impedance, Zin, of the
a. 2  e t above network equal to R?
a. R and R
b. 2  e 2t
b. 2R and R
c. 1  e2t
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c. 3R and 2 R 3. For bias voltage V>VP the device
d. 4R and 4 R conducts large current.
38. If f1(t) and f2(t) have the widths (duration) 4. The value of Vp, decreases with
T1 and T2 respectively, then what is the increasing value of current in the third
width (duration) of f1 (t)* f2(t) (where * terminal.
denotes convolution)? Which of the statements given above are
a. The larger of T1 and T2 correct?
b. The smaller of T1 and T2 a. 1, 2, 3 and 4
c. The smaller of T1 and T2 b. 1, 2 and 3, only
d. T1–T2 c. 3 and 4, only
39. What is sinc(t)* sinc (t) equal to? d. 1 and 2, only
a.  (t) 43. Match List I with List II and select the
b. U(t) correct answer using the code given below
c. Rect (t) the lists:
d. Sinc(t) List I (Signal)
40. What is the impulse response h(t) for a A. U(n)
   u  n 
n
system specified by differential equitation B.
y  5 y  6 y (t )  x(t ) ?

C. u  n  1
a. h  t    e 2t  2e 3t  u  t 
D.  n u   n  1
b. h  t    e 2t  2e3t  u  t  List II (R.O.C. in Z-domain)
c. h  t    e 3t
 2e 2 t
 u t  1. | Z ||  |
2. | Z ||  |
d. h  t    e 2t  2e 3t  u t  3. | Z | 1
1, 0  t  T 4. | Z | 1
41. Given x  t    and
 0 otherwise A B C D
t , 0  t  2T a. 3 2 4 1
h t    b. 3 1 4 2
 0 otherwise
c. 4 2 3 1
Which one of the following represents the
d. 4 1 3 2
convolution of the above i.e.,
44. What is the bandwidth in radian/s of the
( y t   x t  * h t  ?
1
system whose transfer function is ?
s 1
a. 2
b. 1
c. 3
d. 4
45. Consider the block diagram:

42. Consider the following statements about a


silicon controlled rectifier Which of the block diagrams given above
1. It is a four-layer three-terminal device. can be reduced to transfer function
2. A very small forward current flows C s G1
 ?
when the bias is below a critical value R s 1  G1G2
V p. a. 1 and 3
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b. 2 and 4 50. Assertion (A): The reflected (or echo)
c. 1 and 2 signal coming to a radar receiver is very
d. 2 and 3 weak compared to the transmitted signal.
46. The closed-loop transfer function of a Reason (R): Radar transmitter sends out
unity feedback control system is large amplitude narrow pulses.
25 a. Both A and R are individually true and
.What is the loop transfer R is the correct explanation of A.
s  10 s  25
2

function of the system? b. Both A and R are individually true but


25 R is not the correct explanation of A.
a. c. A is true but R is false
s  10s
2
d. A is false but R is true
25
b. 2 51. Assertion (A): Coherent FSK system is
s  25 preferred over non-coherent FSK system.
25 Reason (R): Coherent FSK, system
c.
s  25 requires less power than non-coherent FSK
25 system.
d.
s  10 a. Both A and R are individually true and
47. Assertion (A): Magnetizing current of a 1- R is the correct explanation of A.
phase transformer with sinusoidal supply b. Both A and R are individually true but
voltage is non-sinusoidal. R is not the correct explanation of A.
Reason (R): Magnetization characteristics c. A is true but R is false
of transformer core is nonlinear. d. A is false but R is true
a. Both A and R are individually true and 52. Assertion (A): An op-amp can perform
R is the correct explanation of A. mathematical operations like scaling,
b. Both A and R are individually true but addition, integration, differentiation etc.
R is not the correct explanation of A. Such building blocks can be suitably
c. A is true but R is false connected to obtain an analog simulator.
d. A is false but R is true Reason (R): A differentiator is not used in
48. Assertion (A): Microcontrollers have the an analog computer because it amplifies
same architecture as a microprocessor. noise and other unwanted signals as its
Reason (R): Microcontrollers find wide inputs.
application in embedded system design. a. Both A and R are individually true and
a. Both A and R are individually true and R is the correct explanation of A.
R is the correct explanation of A. b. Both A and R are individually true but
b. Both A and R are individually true but R is not the correct explanation of A.
R is not the correct explanation of A. c. A is true but R is false
c. A is true but R is false d. A is false but R is true
d. A is false but R is true 53. Assertion (A): The rise time of response
49. Assertion (A): In the von Neumann in a PI controlled system can be adjusted
architecture, the program execution is by varying the integral time constant.
essentially sequential in nature. Reason (R): The rise time reduces when
Reason (R): Programs are stored in the the integral time constant is decreased.
same memory as data, which has a single a. Both A and R are individually true and
interface with the CPU. R is the correct explanation of A.
a. Both A and R are individually true and b. Both A and R are individually true but
R is the correct explanation of A. R is not the correct explanation of A.
b. Both A and R are individually true but c. A is true but R is false
R is not the correct explanation of A. d. A is false but R is true
c. A is true but R is false 54. Assertion (A): If two signals are
d. A is false but R is true orthogonal they will also be orthogonal.
Reason (R): If two signals are or tonsorial
they also will be orthogonal.
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a. Both A and R are individually true and 58. Which one of the following is the correct
R is the correct explanation of A. statement?
b. Both A and R are individually true but The Hall coefficient of an n-type
R is not the correct explanation of A. semiconductor is
c. A is true but R is false a. Negative and varies with temperature
d. A is false but R is true b. Negative and constant
55. Assertion (A): Inductors carrying steady c. Positive and constant
direct currents act as effective short d. Positive and varies with temperature
circuits with zero voltage across it. 59.
Reason (R): The voltage induced across
an inductance is proportional to the rate of
change of current di/dt.
a. Both A and R are individually true and
R is the correct explanation of A.
b. Both A and R are individually true but
R is not the correct explanation of A.
c. A is true but R is false Fermi Dirac distribution function is plotted
d. A is false but R is true for four different temperatures (T) as
56. Assertion (A): The transition or space curves labelled 1 to 4.
charge capacitance of a reverse biased Match List-I with List-Il and select the
diode decreases with increase in reverse correct answer using the code given below
bias voltage. the lists:
Reason (R): The space charge width List I
decreases due to increase in reverse bias. A. 0 K
a. Both A and R are individually true and B. 50 K
R is the correct explanation of A. C. 300 K
b. Both A and R are individually true but D. 400 K
R is not the correct explanation of A. List II
c. A is true but R is false 1. Curve-1
d. A is false but R is true 2. Curve-2
57. 3. Curve-3
4. Curve-4
A B C D
a. 1 2 3 4
b. 1 3 4 2
c. 4 3 2 1
d. 4 1 2 3
The above figure represents the band 60. Match List I with List II and select the
diagram of a metal oxide-semiconductor correct answer using the code given below
system. the lists:
The symbols have the usual significance. List I
Which is the correct description of the A. Thermal voltage
semiconductor surface? B. Current flow due to concentration
a. There is accumulation of holes at the gradient of charge carriers
oxide semiconductor interface C. Rate of change of carrier concentration
b. The semiconductor surface is D. Electric field intensity in terms of
completely depleted of charge carriers charge density
c. The band bending corresponds to the List II
onset of strong inversion
1. Continuity equation
d. The semiconductor surface lies in the
2. Poisson’s equation
range between flat-band and sub
3. Einstein equation
threshold conditions
4. Diffusion equation
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A B C D c. LED and a BJT
a. 3 4 1 2 d. LED and a MOSFET
b. 1 4 2 3 65. Which one of the following is the most
c. 3 1 4 2 suitable electric drive for large power, low
d. 1 2 3 4 speed, reversible drives?
61. a. Cyclo converter fed 3 phase ac motor
drive
b. CSI fed self-controller load
commutated synchronous motor drive
c. Square wave voltage source inverter
fed 3 phase ac drives
d. 3-phase induction motor drive fed from
a 3-phase ac voltage controller
In the above band diagram of a 66. A 3-phase induction motor is fed from a
semiconductor, the Fermi level is 03 eV variable frequency variable voltage source
above the intrinsic level. What does the such that the air gap flux remains constant.
energy level E in the diagram represent? Which one of the following is the correct
a. The Fermi level statement?
b. The intrinsic level The armature current of the motor is
c. The donor level a. Independent of rotor frequency but
d. The acceptor level dependent on stator frequency
62. Which one of the following is the correct b. Independent of stator frequency but
statement? dependent on rotor frequency
In a p-type semiconductor c. Dependent on both stator and rotor
a. The donor band is near to conduction frequency
band d. Independent of both stator and rotor
b. The donor band is near to valence band frequency
c. The acceptor band is near the 67. For a distribution sub-station power
conduction band transformer, operating at normal voltage
d. The acceptor band is near to valence frequency, and with usual 24-hour urban
band domestic load-cycle, let the commercial
63. Consider the following statements efficiency be c and the all-day efficiency
regarding characteristics of super bea .
conductors
1. Resistively of super conductors is zero. Under the operating conditions stated
2. Magnetic flux density in super above, which one of the following is
conductors is zero. correct?
3. The relative permeability of super a. c  a
conductors is zero. b. c  a
4. Transition from super conducting to c. c  a
normal state under influence of
magnetic field is irreversible. d. c and a can not be compared, as they
Which of the statements given above are have different units
correct? 68. A transformer has a reactance of 0.1 p.u.
a. 1, 2 and 3 and negligible resistance. What is its
b. 2, 3 and 4 voltage regulation at full load, and 0•8
c. 1, 3 and 4 power factor lagging?
d. 1, 2 and 4 a. 8%
64. In a fibre optic system, what are the source b. 6%
and detector, respectively? c. –6%
a. p-n junction laser and a photo diode d. –8%
b. p-n junction laser and an LED 69. Which one of the following is the correct
statement?
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Field control of d.c. shunt motor gives c. Decrease by 10%, Decrease by 10%
a. Constant kW drive d. No increase, No increase
b. Constant torque drive 74. An under-excited synchronous motor is
c. Constant speed drive operating at no load on an infinite bus of
d. Variable load speed drive voltage 1-0 p.u. and drawing a current of
70. Match List-I with List-Il and select the 08 p.u. Its synchronous reactance is 0.5
correct answer using the code given below p.u. What is the p.u. value of its excitation
the lists: emf?
List I (Characteristics) a. 1-4
b. 1.0
c. 0.6
d. 0.4
75. Match List-I with List-Il and select the
correct answer using the code given below
the lists:
List I (Motor)
A. Hysteresis motor
List II (Type of generators) B. Shaded-pole motor
1. Shunt C. Reluctance motor
2. Under compound D. Universal motor
3. Over compound List II (Application)
4. Differential compound 1. Photocopying machine
A B C D 2. Phonograph turntable
a. 2 1 4 3 3. Electric Shaver
b. 4 3 2 1 4. Record player
c. 2 3 4 1 A B C D
d. 4 1 2 3 a. 4 3 2 1
71. What value of resistance represents the b. 2 1 4 3
mechanical load in the equivalent circuit c. 4 1 2 3
of a 3-phase induction motor?
d. 2 3 4 1
a. r2 / s 76. How is the magnetic field dH from a short
b. r2 1  1/ s  section dl of a current carrying wire, given
by Biot-Savart’s law expressed?
c. r2 1/ s  1
a. dH  IDL / 4 r 2
d. r2 1  s  b. dH  IDL sin  / 4 r
72. A d.c. source supplies 100 A current to a c. dH  IDL sin  / 4 r 2
0.1  resistor. If the open circuit voltage d. dH  Ir 2 dL sin  / 4 r 2
of the source is 12 V, then what is its 77. A potential field is given by:
internal resistance?
V  3 x 2 y  yz .
a. 0.1 
b. 0.02  Which one of the following expresses an
electric field at P(2,-1,4)?
c. 2.0 
d. 10.0  a. 12i  8 j
73. Open-circuit (O.C.) and short-circuit b. 12i  j
(S.C.) tests on a synchronous machine 
were performed at a certain excitation and c. 12i  8 j  k
rated speed. If the speed is increased by 
10% keeping the excitation same, what is d. 12i  8 j  k
the increase/decrease in the O.C. voltage 78. Which one of the following is not correct?
and the S.C. current, respectively?
a. Increase by 10%, Increase by 10%
b. Increase by 10%, remains same
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a. Equation  0  V    v may be 83. Which one of the following is the correct
statement?
regarded as poisson’s equation for an
inhomogeneous medium. In a DM system, the chances of slope
overload increase when the
b. Two potential functions V1 and V2
satisfy Lap lace’s equation within a a. Modulating signal changes rapidly
closed region and assume same values b. Modulating signal remains constant
on its surface. Then, V1 and V2 must c. Pulse amplitude is increased
be equal to V2. d. Pulse rate is increased
c. The capacitance of a capacitor filled 84. Which one of the following is not a
with a linear dielectric is independent property of autocorrelation function
of the charge on the plates and the ( R  ) ?
potential difference between the plates
a. R  0   R  
d. A parallel plate capacitor connected to
a battery stores twice as much charge b. R    R   
c. R  0   s  average
with a given dielectric as it does with
power of the
air as dielectric, then susceptibility of
dielectric is 2. waveform
79. Which of the following represents the d. Power spectral density is Fourier
Maxwell’s curl equation for static transform of auto correlation function
magnetic field? for a periodic wave form.
  85. Which one of the following cannot be the
a.   b  0 j
  Fourier series expansion of a periodic
b.   b  o signal?

c.   b  o a. x  t   2 cos t  3cos 3t

d. .b  0 b. x  t   2 cos  t  7 cos t
80. Which one of the following statements is c. x  t   cos t  0.5
correct?
The FDM telephone system accommodate d. x  t   2 cos1.5  sin 3.5 t
more channels by 86. Which one of the following is the correct
a. Increasing the multiplexer size statement?
b. Using many final carriers A basic Bi CMOS inverter IC has a
c. Narrowing the band width of each minimum of
d. Using multiple level of multiplexing a. Four MOS transistors
81. If b(t)= data (stream of binary digits), Ps = b. Two bipolar and two n-MOS
power of the sinusoidal single A cos 0 t transistors
then what is the BPSK output? c. Two bipolar, one p-MOS and one n-
a. b  t  Ps .cos  0t MOS transistors
d. Four transistors one each of npn, pnp,
b. b  t  Ps . cos  0t n-MOS and oMOS
c. b  t  2 Ps . cos  0t 87. What is Flash AX?
a. A serial AX
d. b  t  2. cos  0t b. A parallel AX
82. In a PCM system with uniform c. Partly a serial and partly a parallel AX
quantization, increasing the number of bits d. Successive approximation ADC
from 8 to 10 will increase the signal to 88. Which one of the following is the correct
quantization noise ratio by which factor? statement?
a. 1.25 The clock signals are used in sequential
b. 8 logic circuits
c. 10 a. To tell the time of the day
d. 16 b. To tell how much time has elapsed
since the system was turned on
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c. To carry serial data signals 93. In the fabrication of a p-n junction on n-
d. To synchronize events in various parts type substrate, the processes involved are
of the system 1. Diffusion
89. Which one of the following is executed by 2. Oxidation
a simple addition of an inverter to an S-R 3. Lithography
flip flop? 4. Metallization
a. D-flip flop What is the correct sequence in which
b. J-K flip flop these processes are carried out?
c. Master-slave flip flop a. 2–3–4–1
d. T-flip flop b. 4–2–1–3
90. How many 4-input MUX are needed to c. 2–4–3–1
implement a 256-input MUX? How many d. 2–3–1–4
levels will there be? 94. Three input NAND gate is to be used as an
a. 85, 4 inverter. Which one of the following
b. 85, 5 measures will achieve this end better?
c. 80, 4 a. All inputs are connected together,
d. 21, 3 making one input
91. b. The two inputs not used are connected
to the logic ‘1’ level
c. The two inputs not used are connected
to ground ‘O’ level)
d. None of the above
Consider the logic circuit shown in the 95. 10 mV input to an amplifier gives 5 V
figure given above. The functions f1. f2 and output without feedback. With negative
f (in canonical sum of products form in feedback, 160 my input is required to give
decimal notation) are the same output. What is the feedback
f1  w, x, y, z    8,9,10 factor (13) used?
f 2  w, x, y, z    7,8,12,13,14,15 a. 3%
b. 5%
f 3  w, x, y, z    8,9 c. 10%
Which one of the following is the function d. 16%
f3 ? 96. The output response of a dc amplifier to a
a.  9,10 step input shows 35 ns rise time. What is
its bandwidth nearly equal to?
b. 9 a. 1 MHz
c. 1,8,9 b. 35 MHz
c. 10 MHz
d.  8,10,15 d. 35 MHz
92. 97. Consider the following statements
1. Common-drain amplifier is called
source follower.
2. For very large R5 (the resistance
connected between source and ground)
the output impedance of a source
follower is equal to i/gm.
For the logic circuit shown in the figure 3. The input impedance of a common
above, what is the output y equal to? gate amplifier is low.
a. ABC Which of the statements given above is/are
correct?
b. AB  BC a. 1 only
c. AB  BC  A  B b. 1 and 2, only
d. All of the above c. 2 and 3, only
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d. 1, 2 and 3
98. Consider the following statements in
connection with transistor amplifiers in
class B and class AB mode
1. In the class B for low signal voltages at
the base, the collector current is zero.
2. In the class B, there is cross-over
distortion.
3. In the class AB with no signal the dc List II
power drawn is zero. 1. Full-wave voltage doublers
Which of the statements given above are 2. Base clipping circuit or bottom clipper
correct? 3. Slicer circuit or two-level clipper
a. 1, 2 and 3 4. Clamping Circuit
b. 1 and 2, only A b c d
c. 2 and 3, only a. 4 3 1 2
d. 1 and 3, only b. 1 2 3 4
99. Consider the following statements c. 1 2 4 3
regarding transistors Compared to a
d. 4 1 2 3
junction transistor, a FET
102. What is the value of the departure angle of
1. Has a large gain bandwidth product.
root locus from the complex pole at s =
2. Is less noisy. 2+j for
3. Has less input resistance? k
Which of the statements given above is/are G s H s  ?
correct?  s  1 s  2  j  s  2  j 
a. 1 only a. – 60°
b. 1 and 3, only b. – 45°
c. 2 only c. – 30°
d. 1, 2 and 3 d. – 90°
100. A Zener regulator has an input voltage 103. Consider the open-loop transfer function
from 15 V to 20 V and a load current from of a system given by
10 mA to 20 mA. If the Zener voltage is 5 k
;k  0
V, what is the value of the series s  s  2   s 2  2s  5
resistance? (Assume Izmin = 0).
Which one of the following is correct?
a. 250 
The root locus of the system has real axis
b. 500 
in the range.
c. 750 
a. 3  s  0
d. 1500 
b. 1  s  0
101. Match List-I (Diagram of Circuit) with
List-Il (Name of the Circuit) and select the c. 2  s  0
correct answer using the code given below d. 6  s  0
the lists: 104. The impulse response of a second order
List I under-damped system starting from rest is
given by C  t   12.5e 6t sin 8t , t  0 .
What are the natural frequency and the
damping ratio of the system?
a. 10 and 0-6
b. (b) 10 and 0-8
c. 8 and 0-6
d. 8 and 0.8
105.
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3. –1 to +1
4. 0 to 2 
A B C D
a. 1 2 3 4
b. 1 4 3 2
c. 3 1 4 2
What are the values of undraped natural d. 3 2 1 4
frequency and damping ratio respectively 108. Which one of the following is the correct
for the system shown in the figure above? expression for the specific speed n in rpm
a. 5 and 0.5 of a hydro power station turbine at n rpm,
b. 25 and 0.5 working for a head of h meters and
c. 5 and 1 producing P kW?
d. 10 and 0.5  
a. ns  n P / h5/4

 0.858  n P  / h
106. Match the relationship of items given in 5/4
List-I (Medium) with the List-Il b. ns

 1.165  n P  / h
(Expression for Intrinsic Impedance) and 5/4
c. ns
select the correct answer using the code
given below: d. None of the above
All symbols have their usual meanings. 109. Which one of the following is the correct
List I statement?
A. Free space The electric field in a cylindrical
B. Perfect dielectric conductor of a transmission line for
C. Partially conducting medium electric power
D. Conducting Medium a. Is a non-zero constant from centre to
List II conductor radius R
b. Is zero at the centre but rises very high

1. .45 at the conductor outer surface
 c. Undergoes a linear rise from zero at
j centre to a finite value at the conductor
2.
  j radius
d. Undergoes a linear decline from a
 finite value at the centre to zero at the
3.
 conductor radius
0 110. If the power transmission line is modeled
4. so as to relate the sending end voltage Vs
0
and current Is to the receiving end voltage
A B C D Vr and current Ir by the relationship
a. 1 2 3 4 Vs  AVr  BI r ' I s  CVr  DI r ;
b. 1 3 4 2 Then which one of the following expresses
c. 4 2 1 3 the output impedance of the transmission
d. 4 3 2 1 line?
107. Match List-I with List-Il and select the a.  DVs  BI s  /  CVs  AI s 
correct answer using the code given below
the lists: b.  CVs  AI s  /  DVs  AI s 
List I (Parameters) c.  DVs  CI s  /  DVs  BI s 
A. Reflection coefficient at input
B. VSWR d.  DVs  BI s  /  AVs  DI s 
C. Input impedance 111. In the load-flow study of a power system,
D. Phase shift magnitude one node is selected as a “slack” or
List II (Range of values) floating bus-bar which supplies the losses
1. 0 to  in the network.
2. 1 to 
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Which one of the following is the correct c. Both 20%
statement? d. 20% and 5%, respectively
The characteristic of the “slack-bus” is that 116. Which one of the following is correct
this node statements?
a. Is known by the magnitude of its In HVDC systems the converter station
voltage only and inverter stations are under
b. Is known by the phase of its voltage a. Constant current control individually
only b. Constant extinction angle control
c. Is known by both the magnitude and individually
the phase of its voltage c. Constant extinction angle control and
d. Has power constraints constant current control respectively
112. Which one of the following is the correct d. Constant current control and constant
statement? extinction angle control respectively
The receiving end voltage of a three-phase 117. Hardness of a magnetic material is
50 Hz single circuit long power measured in what terms?
transmission line may exceed the sending a. Saturation magnetization
end voltage during b. Magnetic induction
a. Peak load conditions c. Retentively
b. Intermediate load conditions d. Coercive field
c. Light load conditions 118. In the case of an insulator-like diamond,
d. None of the above what is the value of band-gap?
113. Consider the following statements stating a. Zero
reasons for keeping strict limits on system b. 0.72 eV
frequency variations c. 1.22 eV
1. The under frequency operation of the d. 6 eV
power transformer is not desirable. 119. Three materials (semi-conductors) are to
2. The accuracy of electric clocks is not be arranged in order of increasing band-
only a function of frequency error but gap.
also a function of integral of frequency Which one of the following is the correct
error. sequence?
Which of the statements given above is/are a. Ge-GaP-Si-Ca As
correct? b. Si-Ge-Ca As-GaP
a. 1 only c. Ge-Si-Ca As-GaP
b. 2 only d. Ca As-Si-GaP-Ge
c. Both 1 and 2 120. Match List-I with List-II and select the
d. Neither 1 nor 2 correct answer using the code given below
114. An unloaded three-phase star-connected the lists:
alternator is shorted by a three-phase fault List I (Material)
at its terminals. The generator neutral is A. CdS
earthed through impedance. Which of the B. Ga As
following groups correctly represents the C. Si
relationships among positive, negative and D. Ga As P
zero sequence components of voltages and List II (Applications)
currents? 1. VLSI
a. Va1  1/ 2Va 2 , Va 0  0; I a 2 , I a 0  0 2. Gunri diode
b. Va1  2Va 2 , Va 0  0; I a  1/ 2 I a 2 , I a 0  0 3. Visible LED
4. Photo conductive cell
c. Va1  Va 2 , Va 0  0; I a   I a 0  0 5. Thermistor
d. V a1  Va 2 'Va 0  o; I a1  I a 0  0 A B C D
115. What are the typical values of percentage a. 2 1 3 5
bias of differential values used for b. 2 3 4 5
generator and transformer protection? c. 4 2 1 3
a. 5% and 20%, respectively d. 1 2 3 4
b. Both 5%
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ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
1. What is the Hall voltage in Hall Effect c. 1.0  m
experiment for an intrinsic semiconductor? d. 0.5  m
a. Finite and positive
6. Which one of the following statements is
b. Finite and negative riot true for soft magnetic materials?
c. Zero a. Soft magnetic materials have high
d. Finite and the sign (positive or eddy current losses
negative) depends upon the strength of b. Soft magnetic materials have low
the applied magnetic field. hysteresis losses
2. On what factor does the ratio of electrical c. In soft magnetic materials domain wall
mobility    to the diffusion coefficient motion is easy
(D) in a doped (n or p) semiconductor at a d. Soft magnetic materials are used in
given temperature (T) depend? transformers
a. The carrier concentration 7. Consider the following important
b. The life time of the carriers characteristics of a frequency counter
c. Is independence of the carrier 1. Time base accuracy
concentration and life time of the 2. Least significant bit count
carriers 3. Gain of the input amplifier
d. On the doping density and the type of The most important characteristics
doping (n or o) responsible for the overall accuracy of
3. Consider the following statements for a frequency measurement using the counter
super conductor: would include which of the characteristics
1. A super conductor is a perfect given above?
diamagnetic a. 1 and 2
2. A super conductor has bound electron b. 2 and 3
pair within it. c. 1 and 3
3. A super conductor has bound electron d. 2 only
pairs within it. Current above a critical 8. Which one of the following is the
value passes though it. definition of the dead zone of an
Which of the statements given above are instrument?
correct? a. The time required by an instrument to
a. 1,2 and 3 warm up initially
b. 1 and 3 only b. The largest change of input quantity
c. 2 and 3 only for which there is no output of the
d. 1 and 2 only instrument
4. Which one of the following materials has c. The time required by the instrument to
the highest value of dielectric strength? begin to respond to a change in the
a. Rubber measurement
b. Nylon d. The unmeasured quantity which
c. Mica exceeds the maximum range of the
d. Glass instrument
5. The transition between two levels having 9. Why guard circuit is used in the
energy difference of 1.6×10-19j produces measurement of high resistance?
light of wavelength 1240 nm. What would a. To eliminate the capacitive effect
be the wavelength if the energy difference b. To eliminate the error owing to
is 2.48eV? (1eV = 1.6×1019) leakage current over insulation
a. 2.48  m c. To guard the resistance against stray
electrostatic field
b. 1.24  m
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d. To avoid damage caused by high full load torque, Then what is the starting
voltage used in measurement current?
10. Which one of the following is the main a. Equal to the full load current
advantage of bridge balanced TVM? b. Four times the full toad current
a. It offers low input impedance c. Five times the full load current
b. Accuracy of calibration is maintained d. Twenty five times the full load current
over a wide range of temperature and 16.
fluctuations in power supply do not
influence its performance
c. It offers high input impedance
d. It is cheaper than VTVM
11. For measuring the signal level of
individual harmonics in an unknown
waveform, which of the following
instruments are useful?
1. Distortion analyzer
2. Wave analyzer
3. Spectrum analyzer A 2200 V/220V auto-transformer, shown
Select the correct answer using the, code in the figure above has its primary coil AS
given below: connected to the common line at point C.
The secondary side is between D and C.
a. 1. and 2 only
Now, if there is a disconnection between
b. 2 and 3 only the terminals B and C, while the
c. 1 and 3 only transformer is energized at the primary
d. 1, 2 and 3 side with. 2200 V, neglecting internal
12. Two strain gauges are employed for the impedances of the transformer, what is the
measurement of strain in a cantilever. One voltage V2 on the secondary side?
gauge is mounted on top of the cantilever a. 2200 V plus 220 V
and the other is placed at the bottom. The b. 2200 V minus 220 V
two .strain gauges form two arms of a c. 2200 V
voltage sensitive Wheatstone bridge, What
d. 220 V
is this bridge configuration?
17. A differentially compounded d.c. motor
a. Full bridge
drives a constant horse power load, if the
b. Half bridge series field winding is short circuited then
c. Quarter bridge which one of the following will happen?
d. Null bridge a. Armature current will decrease and
13. Under which condition (s) are digital data speed will increase
acquisition systems used? b. Armature current will increase and
a. Physical quantity being monitored has speed will also increase
a narrow bandwidth c. Armature current will decrease and
b. High accuracy is required speed will decrease
c. Per channel cost is low d. Armature current will decrease and
d. All of the above speed will also decrease
14. Among single - phase induction motors 18. Consider the following statements
which one of the following motors has the Dual - slope integration type Analog -to-
least starting torque in per unit terms? Digital converters provide
a. Split- phase motor 1. Higher speeds compared to all other
b. Capacitor motor types of A/D converters
c. Capacitor start motor 2. Very good accuracy without putting
d. Shaded-pole motor extreme requirements on component
15. An induction motor has a slip of 4% at full stability
load. If its starting torque is equal to the 3. Good rejection of power supply hums.
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Which of the statements given above is/are b. 1 kW/km per phase
correct? c. 1.13 kW/km per phase
a. 2 and 3 d. 1.2 kW/km per phase
b. 1 and 2 25.
c. 1 and 3
d. 3 only
19. Consider a multiplexer with X and Y as
data inputs and Z as control input. Z = 0
selects inputs X and Z = 1 selects inputs
Y. What are the connections required to
realize the 2- variable Boolean function f =
The distribution system shown in the
T + R, without using any additional
above figure is to be protected by over-
hardware?
current system of protection. For proper
a. R to X, 1 to Y, T to Z fault discrimination, directional over -
b. T to X, R to Y, T to Z current relays will be required at which
c. T to X, R to Y, 0 to Z location?
d. R to X, 0 to Y, T to Z a. 1 and 4 only
20. What voltage is used to operate ECL b. 2 and 3 only
gates? c. 1, 4 and 5
a. +5V d. 2, 3 and 5
b. -5V 26. Consider the following statements
c. +15V The purpose of compensating a
d. Varies between 0 and 30V transmission line is
21. When a time varying signal has to be 1. To improve the system stability.
digitized using an ADC, which one of the 2. To improve the efficiency
following is necessary to use before 3. To reduce the Ferranti effect
digitization?
Which of the statements given above are
a. A time division multiplexer correct?
b. A frequency division multiplexer a. 1, 2 and 3
c. A sample and hold circuit b. 1 and 3 only
d. An instrumentation amplifier c. 1 .and 2 only
22. A 10 bit ND converter is used to digitize d. 2 and 3 only
an analog signal in the 0 to 5 V range.
27. What is the structure of an ACSR
What is the maximum peak to peak ripple
conductor?
voltage (approximate) that can be allowed
in the D.C. supply voltage? a. Steel strands forming central core,
around which are aluminum strands
a. 200 my
b. Aluminum strands forming central
b. 50 mV
core, around which are steel strands
c. 25 mV
c. Aluminum and steel strands are
d. 5 mV alternately placed and formed into a
23. How is a voltage control bus specified in conductor
load flow studies of a power system? d. Aluminum and copper alloy are
a. By real power and reactive power stranded to form the conductor
b. By real power and voltage magnitude 28. What is the purpose of the moderator in a
c. By voltage and voltage phase angle nuclear power plant?
d. By reactive power and voltage a. To control the, flow of water inlet
magnitude b. To control the amount of nuclear fuel
24. The corona loss on a particular system at into the reactor
50 Hz is 1 kW/km per phase . What would c. To control the nuclear fission or fission
be the corona loss at 60 Hz? rate by slowing down the neutrons
a. 0.83 kW/km per phase
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d. To control the steam flow to the is the average value of the thyristor
turbine current?
29. If Iai is the positive sequence current of an a. 009375 A
alternator and Z1, Z2 and Z0 are the b. 0.1875 A
sequence impedances of the alternator. c. 0.3750 A
What is the drop produced by the current d. 0.625 A
Ia1? 35. When does a fully controlled line
a. I ai Z1 commutated converter operate as an
b. I a1  Z1  Z 2  inverter?
a. In the range of firing angles
c. I a1  Z1  Z 2  Z 0  0    90
d. None of the above b. In the range of firing angles
30. Which property of SF6 gas makes it most 90    180
suitable for use in circuit breakers? c. In the range of firing angles
a. Higher dielectric strength 90    180 when there is a suitable
b. Higher molecular weight d.c. source in the load
c. Higher dielectric strength and higher d. When it supplies a back e.m.f. load
molecular weight 36.
d. Lower molecular weight
31. A 3-phase full-bridge diode rectifier is fed
from delta-star transformer. The voltage
fed to the rectifier has a maximum value of
V2 from line to neutral so that the voltage
of phase ‘a’ IS Va = Vm sin  t. The phase
sequence is a-b-c. At the instant the phase
‘a’ voltage is passing through zero, what What is the encoding format for digital
will be the rectifier output voltage? data shown in the above figure?
a. Zero a. NRZ-L
b. Vm b. NRZ-I
c. Manchester
c. 2Vm
d. Bipolar-AMI
d. 3Vm 37. A spherical volume of radius ‘a’ has a
32. When compared with a common emitter uniform charge density  . What is the
connection what does the common base electric displacement 0 on the surface of
connection of B)T have? the sphere?
a. Lower output impedance a. 4 / 3 a 3
b. Higher input impedance b.  a 2
c. Higher current gain
c. 1/ 3 a
d. Lower current gain
33. In an armature voltage controlled d. 4 / 3 a 2
separately excited d.c. motor drive with 38. An electromagnetic field in free space
closed loop speed control, why is an inner  0 ,  0  is given by:
current loop useful? 
a. It limits the speed of the motor to a E  a x E0 cos t  k 0  zV / M
safe value  
b. It helps in improving the drive energy H  a y E0 0 cos t  k0 z  A / m
0
efficiency
c. It limits the peak current of the motor Where k0   0 0 . What is the average
to the permissible value power per unit area associated with this
d. It reduces the steady state speed error wave?
34. In a chopper circuit, given that Edc = 50 V, a. az E02 / 
R = 80 Ohm and duty cycle = 30%. What
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b. az E / 120
2
 0 
0
 Given  120 
c. az E / 240
2
0  0 
d. az E02 / 300 42. What is the variation of near - zone
electric field of a Hertz Ian dipole with
 0  radial distance R from the dipole?
 Given  120 
 0  a. 1/R
b. 1/R2
39. An infinitely long line charge of density  .
c. 1/R3
lies along z - axis. What is the electric
field at a point (R, 0, 0)? d. 1/R5
43. For a parallel plate transmission line with
a. aˆ z   / 4 R  perfectly conducting plates of. width and
b. aˆ y   / 2 0 R  separated by a lossless dielectric slab of
thickness d, the characteristic impedance
c. aˆ x   / 2 0 R  zo is p times the intrinsic impedance  of
d. aˆ x   / 2 R  the dielectric medium where
40. Match List-I with List-Il and select the a. p  d / 
correct answer using the code given below b. p   / d
the lists: c. p  d /
List I
 P d. p   / d
A. . j  0 44. For similar field distribution (not identical)
t
 the highest Q factor can be obtained from
  D
B.   H  j  0 which one of the following cavities?
t a. Rectangular cavity

 B b. Circular cavity
C.   E  
t c. Spherical cavity

D. .D  P d. Co-axial cavity
List II 45. Which one of the following is correct?
1. Modified Kirchhoff’s Current Law A particular mode in a cavity resonator can
2. Modified Ampere’s Law be excited by introducing a probe inside
3. Faraday’s Law the cavity at a location where
4. Gauss’ Law a. The electric field is a maximum
A B C D b. The electric field is a minimum
a. 1 2 3 4 c. The magnetic field is a maximum
b. 4 3 2 1 d. The magnetic field is a minimum
c. 1 3 2 4 46. Which one of the following is correct?
d. 4 2 1 3 Flat-top sampling of low pass signals
41. A wave propagating in a lossless dielectric a. Gives rise to aperture effect
has the field components: b. Gives rise to impulse over sampling
 c. Leads to abasing
E  500 cos 107 t   z  axV / m and
d. Introduces delay distortion
 500
H cos 107 t   z  a y A / m 47. Match List-I with List-II and select the
180 correct answer using the code given below
If the wave velocity is 1.5×108 m/s, the the lists:
medium has List I (Dicrete-time LTI system
a. r  4,  r  1 Description with input x[n] and output
u[n]
b. r  3,  r  4 / 3
A. y[n] = x[n] + x[n—1]
c. r  1,  r  4 B. y[n)= x[n]
d. r  2.25,  r  1 C. y[n] = y[n –1] + x[n]
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D. y[n] = x[n] –y[n –1] List I
List II (System Transfer function) A. SID,SOD
1. 1/ 1  z 1  B. READY
C. TRAP
2. 1/ 1  z 1  D. ALE
3. 1  z 
1 List II
1. Wait state
4. 1 2. Interrupt
A B C D 3. Serial data transfer
a. 4 3 2 1 4. Memory of I/O read/write
b. 3 4 1 2 5. Address latch control
c. 4 3 1 2 A B C D
d. 3 4 2 1 a. 3 1 5 2
2  s  1 b. 3 1 2 5
48. If F  s   2 , then what are values
s  2s  5 c. 4 3 2 5
of f  0  and f    respectively? d. 4 3 1 2
a. 0,2 53. A memory system of size 16 K bytes is
required to be designed using memory
b. 2,0
chips which have 12 address lines awl 4
c. 0,1 data lines each. What is the number of
d. 2/5,0 such chips required to design the memory
49. The lengths of two discrete time sequences system?
x1 (n) and x2 (n) are 5 and 7, respectively. a. 2
What is the maximum length of the b. 4
sequence x1 (.n) * x2 (n)?
c. 8
a. 5
d. 16
b. 6
54. Consider an N - bit carry look ahead adder.
c. 7 As N increases, the number of gates
d. 11 required grows in proportion to which one
50. Which one of the following statements is of the following?
correct? a. N
Spectral density of a real valued random b. N2
process has c. N
a. An even symmetry d. N4
b. An odd symmetry 55. Consider the following statements
c. A conjugate symmetry Microcontrollers support “embedded”
d. No symmetry applications because
51. Which of the following are correct for a 1. The control software is so small that it
semiconductor SRAM? can be embedded within the
1. It is volatile microcontroller’s ROM.
2. It needs refreshing 2. Since minimum external circuitry is
3. It is built using flip-flops. required, the microcontroller can be
Select the correct answer using the code embedded within a product.
given below: 3. A hard disc can be embedded within
a. 1,2 and 3 the computer system supporting the
b. 1 and 2 only application.
c. 2 and 3 only Which of the statements given above is/are
d. 1 and 3 only correct?
52. Match List-I with List - II and select the a. 1, 2 and 3
correct answer using the code given below b. 2 and 3 only
the lists: c. 1 and 2 only
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d. 3 only 61. Assertion (A): Bulk Si ingots are purified
56. How many locations of memory space are by the vertical zone refining process
there between locations B 123 and C 122 without using a crucible
inclusive? Reason (R): The vertical process of zone
a. 4K refining avoids the contamination of the
b. 8K material by the impurities which could be
c. 12K in the crucible material, if used.
d. 16K a. Both A and R are individually true and
57. Which one of the following statements is R is the correct explanation of A.
correct? b. Both A and R are individually true but
The ALE line of Intel 8085 R is not the correct explanation of A.
microprocessor is used to c. A is true but R is false
a. Latch the output of an I/O instruction d. A is false but R is true
into an external latch 62. Assertion (A) : A 16-bit data contained in
b. Deactivate the chip - select signal from a certain location of a computer memory
memory devices can be expressed in terms of four
c. Latch the 8 bits of address lines AD7- hexadecimal digits only
ADO into an external latch Reason (R): The hexadecimal number
d. Find the interrupt enable status of the system has a base that is four times the
TRAP interrupt base of binary number system.
58. In 8085 with 2 MHz clock frequency, what a. Both A and R are individually true and
is the time delay obtained after execution R is the correct explanation of A.
of 4 NOP instructions? b. Both A and R are individually true but
a. 4  s R is not the correct explanation of A.
c. A is true but R is false
b. 10  s
d. A is false but R is true
c. 8  s 63. Assertion (A): Interstitial diffusion
d. 6  s decreases the life - time of minority
59. Match List-I with List-Il and select the carriers in the Si-wafer as compared to
correct answer using the code given below substitution diffusion process.
the lists: Reason (R): Interstitial diffusion does not
List I (Functional Unit) affect the lattice structure to the extent as
A. ALU the substitution diffusion process affects
B. I/O a. Both A and R are individually true and
C. Primary Memory R is the correct explanation of A.
List II (Technique /Function) b. Both A and R are individually true but
1. Interleaving R is not the correct explanation of A.
2. Boolean operations c. A is true but R is false
3. DMA d. A is false but R is true
A B C 64. Assertion (A): A universal motor is
essentially a d. c. series motor which can
a. 1 3 2
also be operated from a. c. source of same
b. 2 1 3 voltage, but needs certain modifications to
c. 1 2 3 counter the ill - effects of alternating
d. 2 3 1 fluxes in the yoke and poles, and the
60. Let A = 1111 1010 and B = 0000 1010 be transformer e.m.f. induced in the armature
two 8-bit 2’s complement numbers. What coils.
is their product n 2’s complement? Reason (R): The yoke and the main field
a. 1100 0100 of a universal motor are laminated, and,
b. 1001 1100 compensating and interlope windings are
c. 1010 0101 required to be placed in the quadrate-axis
d. 1101 0101 of the stator.
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a. Both A and R are individually true and tooth, all of them having the same
R is the correct explanation of A. periodicity, the minimum bandwidth
b. Both A and R are individually true but corresponds to which one of the
R is not the correct explanation of A. following?
c. A is true but R is false a. Sinusoidal
d. A is false but R is true b. Rectangular
65. Coherent demodulation of FSK signal can c. Triangular
be effected using which one of the d. Saw-tooth
following? 72. Which one of the following statements is
a. Band pass filters correct?
b. Discriminatory detection Compared to a FDM system, a TDM
c. Correlation receiver system
d. Envelope detector a. Needs lower bandwidth
66. The Minimum Shift Keying (MSK) is b. Gives lower signal to noise ratio
special case of which one of the c. Gives higher signal to noise ratio
following? d. Uses simpler circuits
a. Amplitude Shift Keying 73. Which one of the following statements is
b. Phase Shift Keying correct?
c. Frequency Shift Keying Power spectral dentistry, appropriately
d. QAM normalized, has the properties usually
67. A super heterodyne receiver with an LF. of associated with a/an
450 kHz is tuned to a signal of 1200 kHz. a. Ergodic process
What is the image frequency? b. Autocorrelation
a. 750 kHz c. Profanity density function
b. 900 kHz d. Cumulative distribution function
c. 1650 kHz 74. What is the period of the function
d. 2100 kHz f  t   cos   t  1 / 4 ?
68. In a PCM system, the signal to a. 8s
quantization noise ratio is to be held to a
b. 4s
minimum of 40 dB. The number of
c. 1/4s
quantization levels to achieve this, should
be close to which one of the following? d. 1/8s
a. 65 75.
b. 85
c. 105
d. 130
69. If AM index changes from 0.5 to 0.7, what
would be the change in ratio of the
transmitted power to carrier power?
a. 0.05 Which one of the following conditions
b. 0.08 must be satisfied by the optimal value of
c. 0.12 the time constant RC, if in the envelope
detector circuit shown above, the output e0
d. 0.15
of the detector follows the envelope of the
70. What is the autocorrelation function of a
modulating signal without clippings?
rectangular pulse of duration T?
a. A rectangular pulse of duration 2T  1  m 2 
a. RC  m  
b. A rectangular pulse of duration T  m 
c. A triangular pulse of duration 2T
 1  m 2 
d. A triangular puise of duration T b. RC  1/ m   
71. Out of the four signal waveforms -  m 
sinusoid, rectangular, triangular and saw-
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 m  d. 1 and 3 only
c. RC  1/ m    80. What does a single bit magnitude
 1 m 
2
comparator have?
1  m 2  a. Two inputs and one output
d. RC  1/ m   
 m  b. One input and two outputs
(Symbols have usual meaning) c. Two inputs and three outputs
76. An FM signal with sinusoidal modulation d. Three inputs and two outputs
is considered. The modulation frequency is 81.
6 kHz and the maximum deviation is 10
kHz. What is the band width (using
Carson’s rule)?
a. 8 kHz
b. 16 kHz
c. 32kHz
d. 64 kHz
On a 1 out of 4 selector, the signals w
77. What is the purpose of television through z have been connected as
interlacing? described above.
a. To produce motion of the picture The circuit realizes the logic function S in
b. To scan all the lines on the screen the variables w through z. In a Karnaugh
c. To avoid flicker map of four variables, the function S gives
d. To simplify synchronizing pulses what number of ones?
78. What is the purpose of Instrument Landing a. Six
System (ILS)? b. Seven
a. To pick up the radio transmission from c. Eight
one or more control centers to d. Nine
determine the course of the vehicle 82. Given that m denote midterm and M
b. To determine the delay in arrival of denotes maxterm, if
back scattered echo to calculate the
f  x, y, z     m0 , m2 m7 
range of the vehicle
c. To guide vehicle in the runway by Which of the following statements are
beaming special radio single from the correct?
airport 1. f '  x, y, z     M 0 M 2 , M 7 
d. To measure the distance from the
2. f '  x, y , z     M 0 M 2 , M 7 
control centre using special equipment
using radio signals 3. f '  x, y , z     M 1 M 3 , M 4 , M 5 , M 6 
79. Consider the following statements about 4. f '  x, y, z     m1 , m3 , m4 , m6 
conductivity of a metal
1. Conductivity of divalent metals is Select the correct answer using the code
more than that for monovalent metals given below:
because the number of free electrons in a. 2 and 3
the former is more b. 3 and 3
2. Conductivity of metals decreases with c. 1 and 2
increasing temperature. d. 1 and 4
3. Mean free path of free electrons 83.
decreases with the addition of impurity
atoms leading to a decrease in
conductivity. V
Which of the statements given above are
correct?
a. 1, 2 and 3
b. 1 and 2 only
c. 2 and 3 only
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A zener diode regulator given in the above For the OP-AMP circuit shown above,
figure is designed to meet the what is the value of the
specifications: amplification Av  Vout / Vin ?
IL = 10mA, V0=10V and Vin varies from (Assume ideal OP-AMP)
30V to 50V. The zener diode has Vz=10V a. + 1
and Izk (knee current) = 1mA.
b. + 10
Which one of the following conditions is
c. + 11
approximately required for satisfactory
operation? d. – 10
a. R ≤ 1800 Ohms 87. Match List I with List II and select the
correct answer using the code given below
b. 2000 Ohms ≤ R ≤ 2200 Ohms
the lists:
c. 3700 Ohms ≤ R ≤ 4000 Ohms
List I (COM positive devices)
d. R > 4000 Ohms
A. Parallel connection
84. Match List I with List II and select the
B. Cascode connection
correct answer using the code given below
the lists: C. Darlington connection
D. Cascade connection
List I (Biasing Circuit)
A. Base bias List II (Diagram)
B. Emitter-feedback
C. Collector-feedback bias
D. Voltage divider bias
List II (Characteristics)
1. Not used in linear circuits
2. Needs very large resistance
3. Universal bias
4. Self bias
A B C D
a. 1 2 3 4
b. 2 1 3 4
c. 1 2 4 3
d. 2 1 4 3 A B C D
85. Consider the following: a. 4 3 2 1
External frequency compensation is used b. 1 2 3 4
in an OP-AMP to increase which of the c. 4 2 3 1
following? d. 1 3 2 4
1. Open-loop gain 88. Match List I with List II and select the
2. Stability correct answer using the code given below
3. Input impedance the lists:
4. CMRR List I (Amplifier)
Select the correct answer using the code A. RC-coupled amplifier
given below: B. Differential amplifier
a. 1 and 2 C. Cascade amplifier
b. 2 only D. Tuned amplifier
c. 4 only List II (Type of signals Amplified)
d. 3 and 4 1. Video
86. 2. Audio
3. Dc
4. Dc and audio
5. Narrow band
A B C D
a. 5 3 1 2
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b. 2 1 4 5 B. Enables synchronous and
c. 5 1 4 2 asynchronous serial communication
d. 2 3 1 5 C. Has I/O ports which can be configured
89. Consider the following statements Proper as input ports, output ports or can be
biasing used to produce control signals
1. Stabilizes the operating point of the D. Can be programmed to handle all I/O
transistor tasks as well as carry out some data
2. Increases the dynamic range of the processing
transistor List II (Chip)
3. Changes the transistor into a linear 1. 8255
device 2. 8089
4. Reduces the distortion 3. 8259
Which of the statements given above are 4. 8251
correct? A B C D
a. 1, 2 and 3 a. 4 3 1 2
b. 1, 2 and 4 b. 3 1 2 4
c. 1, 3 and 4 c. 4 1 2 3
d. 2, 3 and 4 d. 3 4 1 2
90. A Silicon BJT has a leakage current 1cac 94.
of 10 nA at 300 C. If the temperature rises
to 600 C, what is the leakage current?
a. 20 nA
b. 40 nA
c. 80 nA
d. It shall remain unchanged
91. Which one of the following statement is A part of an electrical network has the
not correct? configuration shown in the figure above.
a. Horizontal microinstructions have long The voltage drops across the resistances
formats are 20 V, 30 V and 65 V with respective
b. Horizontal microinstructions have the polarities shown in the figure. Which one
ability to express a high degree of of the following gives the correct value of
parallelism the resistance R3?
c. Horizontal microinstructions are a. 13 
broadly similar to RISC instructions b. 5 
d. Horizontal microinstructions involve c. 65 
little encoding of the control d. 65/17 
information 95.
92. A computer takes 100 ns to access main
memory and 20 ns to access an associative
cache memory. With a 90% hit ratio, what
is the average access time?
a. 28 ns
b. 30 ns
c. 92 ns
d. 100 ns What is the current I in the circuit given
93. Match List-I with List-IT and select the above?
correct answer using the code given below a. 0
the lists: b. 1A
List I (Function) c. 2A
A. Continues to block lower priority d. 3A
interrupts until it receives an EOJ 96.
command
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In the circuit shown above, the inductor
current is initially zero. The switch is
closed at t = 0. Which one of the following
gives the correct expression for the current
i(t) for t > 0?
a. 10 e – 0.5t
b. 10 (1– e –20t)
In the circuit given above when R is c. 10 (1– e – 05.t)
infinite, V= 4 volts and when R = 0, the d. 10
current through R is 4A. if R = 3  what is 100.
the current through it?
a. 4A
b. 3A
c. 2A
d. 1A
97.

What is the power consumed by the 1 


resistor in the circuit shown above in the
figure?
a. 30 W
b. 50 WW
c. 100 W
For the circuit given above, what is the
current delivered by the battery? d. 130 W
a. 3.0 A 101.
b. 2.0 A
c. 1.0 A
d. 0.0 A
98.

For the system represented by the above


block diagram, what is the overall transfer
C s
function equal to?
R s
10
a.
s  s  10
2

The circuit shown above is in steady-state 10


with the switch open. At t = 0, the switch b. 2
s  11s  10
is closed. What is the current through the
10
1  resistor [i(0+)]? c.
a. 0 s  9s  10
2

b. 1.33 A 10
d. 2
c. 1.66 A s  2s  10
d. 2A 102. The transfer function of a phase-lead
99. 1  3Ts
compensator is given by G  s  
1  Ts
where T > 0
What is the maximum phase-shift provided
by such a compensator?
a. 30°
b. 45°
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c. 60° 108. Consider the unit step response of a unity
d. 90° feedback control system whose open loop
103. The system matrix of a continuous time 1
transfer function is given by
0 1 s  s  1
system is given by A   
 3 5 What are values of the natural frequency
What is the characteristics equation? of oscillation and the damping ratio?
a. s 2  5s  3  0 a. n  1,   1
b. s 2  3s  5  0 b. n  1,   0.5
c. s 2  3s  5  0 c. n  0.5,   1
d. s 2  s  2  0 d. n  0.5,   0.5
104. Which one of the following is correct? 109. What is the necessary and sufficient
A system with gain margin close to zero condition to guarantee the stability of a
dB or a phase margin close to zero degree discrete-time LTI system?
is 
a. Highly stable a.  | h  K  | 
k 
b. Oscillatory

c. Relatively stable
d. Unstable
b.  | h  K  | 1
k 

105. A system is described by the characteristic 

equation given by c.  | h  K  | 
k 0
s 3  4 s 2   K  10  s  5 K  0 

What is the range of K for stable d.  | h  K  | 1


k 0
operation?
110. On what factors does the ripple frequency
a. 0  K  20
of a 3-phase semi converter depend?
b. 0  K  40
a. Firing angle and load resistance
c. 0  K  60 b. Firing angle and load inductance
d. 0  K  80 c. Firing angle and supply frequency
106. Consider the function: d. Load resistance and load inductance
5
F s  where F(s) is the Lap 111. When compared with BJTs, MOSFETs
s  s2  s  2 have lesser turn off time, enabling them to
lace transformer of f(t). operate at high operating frequencies.
What is lim f  s  equal ti? What is the reason that can be attributed to
x  that property?
a. 5 a. High input impedance of the
b. 5/2 MOSFETs
c. Zero b. Positive temperature coefficient of the
d. Infinite MOSFETs
107. A lead compensator is descried by the c. The absence of minority storage charge
s  in the MOSFETs
function what are the relative values
s d. Smaller leakage current of MOSFETs
of  and  ? 112. Which one of the following expresses the
thermal resistance between the body of a
a.   
power semiconductor device and the
b.    ambient?
c.    a. Voltage across the device divided by
d.    current through the device
b. Temperature difference between body
and ambient divided by average power
dissipated in the device
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c. Average power dissipated in the device b. The gate can be self-aligned to source
divided by the square of the RMS and drain
current in the device c. The isolation between adjacent devices
d. Average power dissipated in the device is better
divided by the temperature difference d. The gate leakage current is smaller
between body and ambient 117. In semiconductor wafer cleaning, why is
113. Consider the following statements tricolor-ethylene used?
Resistances in integrated circuits are a. To remove dust particles from the
1. Avoided since they contribute to power surface
dissipation b. To remove grease from the surface
2. Included to increase current drain c. To remove impurities from within the
3. Values of 50k and above crystal
4. Avoided due to difficulty in fabricating d. To remove moisture from the surface
the values required 118. Consider the following statements
Which of the statements given above is/are In a single-phase transformer at no load, if
correct? Silicon-steel laminations are replaced by
a. 2 and 3 aluminum laminations; then
b. 1 only 1. Core flux would increase
c. 1 and 4 2. Exciting current would rise
d. 2 only 3. Power-factor would deteriorate
114. Is it possible for a thin film of Silicon to be 4. Magnetizing reactance would rise
grown on Al2O3 substrate by epitomical Which of the statements given above are
process? correct?
a. It is possible since Silicon and Al2O3 a. 1 and 3
have different crystal structures and b. 2 and 3
help in growth c. 1 and 4
b. It is not possible since they will react d. 3 and 4
to form SiO2 119. The low voltage winding of a 11,000/440
c. It is possible since Silicon and Al2O3 V, 1-phase 50 Hz transformer is to be
have same crystal structure connected to 25 Hz. In order to keep the
d. It is not possible magnetizing current at the same level as
115. Copper has a much lower resistively than that for normal 50 Hz, what should be the
that of aluminum. SiO2 has a dielectric supply voltage?
constant of 3.9 and Xerogel has a a. 440 V
dielectric constant of 2.1. In order to b. 220 V
reduce the interconnect delay in VLSI c. 880 V
circuits, what should be the combination of d. 110 V
metal and dielectric layer?
120. A 25 kVA, 2300/230 V, 50Hz, signal-
a. Copper with SiO2 phase transformer supplies rated load at
b. Aluminum with SiO2 230V. The ratio of its leakage reactance to
c. Aluminum with Xerogel
resistance is 3 . The terminal voltage on
d. Copper with Xerogel
reducing the load to zero is observed to be
116. Why is a MOSFET with poly silicon gate the same as at rated load. What is the
preferred to a MOSFET with aluminum power factor of the rated load?
gate?
a. Unity
a. The device becomes more resistant to
b. 0.866 lagging
radiation
c. 0.866 leading
d. Zero leading