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An inverter converts  A) d.c. voltage to variable d.c. voltage B) ac. voltage to d.c. voltage C) d.c. voltage to ac. voltage of constant frequency D) d.c. voltage to ac. voltage of variable frequency 

answered May 21, 2018 in Power electronics converters
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A freewheeling diode in a phase controlled converter  A) Deceases the possibility of discontinuous conduction in the load B) Increases the possibility of discontinuous conduction in the load C) Reduces the power factor and causes over voltages D) Causes over voltages

answered May 20, 2018 in Power electronics converters
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The ripple content of load current of a converter feeding RL load is decided by  A) Load resistance alone B) Load inductance alone C) Both load resistance and load inductance D) Neither resistance nor inductance

answered May 20, 2018 in Power electronics converters
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The output voltage waveform of a three-phase square-wave inverter contains  (A) only even harmonics (B) both odd and even harmonic (C) only odd harmonics (D) only triple harmonics

answered May 18, 2018 in Power electronics converters
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A solar cell of 350 V is feeding power to an ac supply of 440 V, 50 Hz through a 3-phase fully controlled bridge converter. A large inductance is connected in the dc circuit to maintain the dc current at 20 A. If the solar cell resistance is 0.5 Ohm ,then each thyristor will be reverse biased for a period of  (A) 125o (B) 120o (C) 60o (D) 55o

answered May 18, 2018 in Power electronics converters
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A 3-phase fully controlled bridge converter with free wheeling diode is fed from 400 V, 50 Hz AC source and is operating at a firing angle of 60o. The load current is assumed constant at 10 A due to high load inductance. The input displacement factor (IDF) and the input power factor (IPF) of the converter will be  (A) IDF IPF = = 0.867; 0.828 (B) IDF IPF = = 0.867; 0.552 (C) IDF IPF = = 0.5; 0.478 (D) IDF IPF = = 0.5; 0.318 

answered May 18, 2018 in Power electronics converters
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A single-phase, 230 V, 50 Hz ac mains fed step down transformer (4:1) is supplying power to a half-wave uncontrolled ac-dc converter used for charging a battery (12 V dc) with the series current limiting resistor being 19.04 Ohm. The charging current is  (A) 2.43 A (B) 1.65 A (C) 1.22 A (D) 1.0 A

answered May 18, 2018 in Power electronics converters
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A three-phase, 440 V, 50 Hz ac mains fed thyristor bridge is feeding a 440 V dc, 15 kW, 1500 rpm separately excited dc motor with a ripple free continuous current in the dc link under all operating conditions, Neglecting the losses, the power factor of the ac mains at half the rated speed is  (A) 0.354 (B) 0.372 (C) 0.90 (D) 0.955

answered May 18, 2018 in Power electronics converters
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Six MOSFETs connected in a bridge configuration (having no other power device) must be operated as a Voltage Source Inverter (VSI) . This statement is  (A) True, because being majority carrier devices MOSFETs are voltage driven. (B) True, because MOSFETs hav inherently anti-parallel diodes (C) False, because it ... both as Current Source Inverter (CSI) or a VSI (D) False, because MOSFETs can be operated as excellent constant current sources in the saturation region.

answered May 18, 2018 in Power electronics converters
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A single phase full-wave half-controlled bridge converter feeds an inductive load. The two SCRs in the converter are connected to a common DC bus. The converter has to have a freewheeling diode.  (A) because the converter inherently does not provide for free-wheeling (B) because the converter does not provide for free-wheeling for high ... the AC supply (D) or else if a gate pulse to one of the SCRs is missed, it will subsequently cause a high load current in the other SCR.

answered May 18, 2018 in Power electronics converters
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A three-phase, fully controlled thyristor bridge converter is used as line commutated inverter to feed 50 kW power 420 V dc to a three-phase, 415 V(line), 50 Hz ac mains. Consider dc link current to be constant. The rms current of the thyristor is  (A) 119.05 A (B) 79.37 A (C) 68.73 A (D) 39.68 A

answered May 18, 2018 in Power electronics converters
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A single-phase fully controlled thyristor bridge ac-dc converter is operating at a firing angle of 25o and an overlap angle of 10o with constant dc output current of 20 A. The fundamental power factor (displacement factor) at input ac mains is  (A) 0.78 (B) 0.827 (C) 0.866 (D) 0.9

answered May 18, 2018 in Power electronics converters
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A three phase fully controlled bridge converter is feeding a load drawing a constant and ripple free load current of 10 A at a firing angle of 30o. The approximate Total harmonic Distortion (%THD) and the rms value of fundamental component of input current will respectively be  (A) 31% and 6.8 A (B) 31% and 7.8 A (C) 66% and 6.8 A (D) 66% and 7.8 A

answered May 18, 2018 in Power electronics converters
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a single phase full wave midpoint thyristor converter uses a 230/200V transformer with centre tap on the secondary side. The P.I.V per thyristor is   (A) 100V (B)141.4V (C)200V (D)282.8V

answered May 17, 2018 in Power electronics converters
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A single phase CSI has capacitor C as the load. For a constant source current, the voltage across the capacitor is   (A) square wave (B) triangular wave (C) step function (D) pulsed wave

answered May 17, 2018 in Power electronics converters
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A converter which can operate in both 3 pulse and 6 pulse mode is a  (A) 1 phase full converter (B) 3 phase half wave converter (C) 3 phase semi converter (D) 3 phase full converter.

answered May 17, 2018 in Power electronics converters
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In which type of AC to DC converter efficiency is higher :

answered May 15, 2018 in Power electronics converters
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