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 The driving power from the prime-mover driving the alternator is lost but the alternator remains connected to the supply network; the field supply also remains on. The alternator will:

A) get burnt B) behave as an induction motor but will rotate in the opposite direction C) behave as a synchronous motor and will rotate in the same direction D) behave as a synchronous motor but will rotate in a reverse direction to that corresponding to generator action 

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The driving power from the prime-mover driving the alternator is lost but the alternator remains connected to the supply network; the field supply also remains on. The alternator will: behave as a synchronous motor and will rotate in the same direction

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