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GATE2016253
Two identical unloaded generators are connected in parallel as shown in the figure. Both the generators are having positive, negative and zero sequence impedances of $j0.4$ p.u., $j0.3$ p.u. and $j0.15$ p.u., respectively. If the prefault voltage is $1$ p.u., for a linetoground $(LG)$ fault at the terminals of the generators, the fault current, in p.u., is ___________.
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GATE2016254
An energy meter, having meter constant of $1200$ revolutions/kWh, makes $20$ revolutions in $30$ seconds for a constant load. The load, in $kW$, is __________.
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GATE2016244
A singlephase, $2$ kVA, $100/200$ V transformer is reconnected as an autotransformer such that its $kVA$ rating is maximum. The new rating, in $kVA$, is ______.
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GATE2016241
The power consumption of an industry is $500$ kVA, at $0.8$ p.f. lagging. A synchronous motor is added to raise the power factor of the industry to unity. If the power intake of the motor is $100$ kW, the p.f. of the motor is ___________.
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synchronousmotor
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GATE2016240
At no load condition, a $3$phase, $50$ Hz, lossless power transmission line has sendingend and receivingend voltages of $400$ kV and $420$ kV respectively. Assuming the velocity of traveling wave to be the velocity of light, the length of the line, in km, is ____________.
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losslesspowertransmissionline
travelingwave
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GATE2016238
The single line diagram of a balanced power system is shown in the figure. The voltage magnitude at the generator internal bus is constant and $1.0$ p.u. The p.u. reactances of different components in the system are also shown in the figure ... can be transferred during the prefault condition to the maximum real power that can be transferred under the faulted condition is _________.
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singlelinediagram
threephasefault
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GATE2016236
In the balanced $3$phase, $50$ Hz, circuit shown below, the value of inductance $(L)$ is $10$ mH. The value of the capacitance $(C)$ for which all the line currents are zero, in millifarads, is ___________.
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balancedsystem
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currents
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GATE2016235
The $z$parameters of the two port network shown in the figure are $z_{11}=40\Omega, z_{12}=60\Omega, z_{21}=80\Omega$ and $z_{22}=100\Omega$. The average power delivered to $R_{L}=20\Omega$, in watts, is ________.
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averagepower
networkanalysis
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GATE2016212
The voltage $(V)$ and current $(A)$ across a load are as follows. $v(t)=100\sin$ (ωt), $i(t)=10\sin(ωt60°) + 2\sin(3ωt)+5\sin(5ωt)$ The average power consumed by the load, in $W$, is _________.
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instantaneousvoltagesource
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GATE2016151
A singlephase transmission line has two conductors each of $10$ mm radius. These are fixed at a centertocenter distance of $1$ m in a horizontal plane. This is now converted to a threephase transmission line by introducing a third conductor of the same ... $5$% more than that of the inductance per conductor of the singlephase system. The distance $D$, in meters, is _________.
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transmissionsystemdesign
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transposition
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GATE2016141
A $30 MVA$, $3$phase, $50 Hz$, $13.8 kV$, starconnected synchronous generator has positive, negative and zero sequence reactances, $15$%, $15$% and $5$% respectively. A reactance $(X_{n})$ is connected between the neutral of the generator and ground. A double ... $X_{n}$ (in p.u.) that will limit the positive sequence generator current to $4270$ A is ________.
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slip
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GATE2016140
A threephase cable is supplying $800 kW$ and $600 kVAr$ to an inductive load. It is intended to supply an additional resistive load of $100 kW$ through the same cable without increasing the heat dissipation in the cable, by providing a threephase bank of ... the line voltage is $3.3 kV$, $50 Hz$, the capacitance per phase of the bank, expressed in microfarads, is ________.
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activepower
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GATE2016120
The magnitude of threephase fault currents at buses $A$ and $B$ of a power system are $10$ pu and $8$ pu, respectively. Neglect all resistances in the system and consider the prefault system to be unloaded. The prefault voltage at all buses in the system is $1.0$ pu. ... $A$ is $0.8$ pu. The voltage magnitude at bus $A$ during a threephase fault at bus $B$, in pu, is __________.
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faultanalysis
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GATE2015151
Two singlephase transformers $T_{1}$ and $T_{2}$ each rated at $500$ kVA are operated in parallel. Percentage impedances of $T_{1}$ and $T_{2}$ are $(1 + j6)$ and $(0.8 + j4.8)$, respectively. To share a load of $1000$ kVA at $0.8$ lagging power factor, the contribution of $T_{2}$ (in kVA) is _______.
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laggingpowerfactor
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GATE2015143
A $50$ Hz generating unit has Hconstant of $2$ MJ/MVA. The machine is initially operating in steady state at synchronous speed, and producing $1$ pu of real power. The initial value of the rotor angle $\delta$ is 5°, when a bolted three phase to ground short ... input mechanical power to remain at $1$ pu, the value of $\delta$ in degrees, $0.02$ second after the fault is _________.
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shortcircuitfault
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GATE2015141
Consider the economic dispatch problem for a power plant having two generating units. The fuel costs in Rs/MWh along with the generation limits for the two units are given below: $C_{1}(P_{1})=0.01P^{2}_{1}+30P_{1}+10 ; 100MW \leq P_{1}\leq 150MW$ ... $200$ MW is _______.
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economicdispatch
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GATE2014343
The figure shows the single line diagram of a single machine infinite bus system. The inertia constant of the synchronous generator $H$=$5$ $MWs$/$MVA$. Frequency is$50$ $Hz$. Mechanical power is $1$ $pu$. The system is operating at the stable equilibrium point with rotor ... of fault clearing are $45^{\circ}$ and $3.762$ $radian/s$ respectively, then $P_{max}$ (in $pu$) is _______.
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gate2014ee3
linediagrams
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GATE2014342
The complex power consumed by a constantvoltage load is given by ($P_1$+$jQ_1$), where, $1$ $kW$ ≤$P_1$≤$1.5$ $kW$ and $0.5$ $kVAR$≤ $Q_1$≤ $1$ $kVAR$. A compensating shunt capacitor is chosen such that $Q$≤$0.25$ $kVAR$, where $Q$ is the net reactive power consumed by the capacitorload combination. The reactive power (in $kVAR$) supplied by the capacitor is _________.
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GATE2014341
For a $400$ $km$ long transmission line, the series impedance is ($0.0$ + $j0.5$) $Ω/km$ and the shunt admittance is ($0.0$ + $j5.0$) $μmho$/$km$. The magnitude of the series impedance (in $\Omega$) of the equivalent $\pi$ circuit of the transmission line is ________.
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GATE2014328
The function $f(x)=e^x1$ is to be solved using NewtonRaphson method. If the initial value of $x_0$ is taken as $1.0$, then the absolute error observed at $2^{nd}$ iteration is _______.
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GATE2014316
A $183$bus power system has $150$ $PQ$ buses and $32$ $PV$ buses. In the general case, to obtain the load flow solution using NewtonRaphson method in polar coordinates, the minimum number of simultaneous equations to be solved is ___________.
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slackbus
linelosses
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GATE2014243
Three phase $100$ $MVA$ ,$25$ $kV$ generator has solidly grounded neutral. The positive, negative, and the zero sequence reactances of the generator are $0.2$ $pu$, $0.2$ $pu$, and $0.05$ $pu$, respectively, at the machine ... bolted single phase to ground fault occurs at the terminal of the unloaded generator, the fault current in amperes immediately after the fault is _________.
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GATE2014241
There are two generators in a power system. Noload frequencies of the generators are $51.5$ $Hz$ and $51$ $Hz$, respectively, and both are having droop constant of $1$ $Hz$/$MW$. Total load in the system is $2.5$ $MW$. Assuming that the generators are operating under their respective droop characteristics, the frequency of the power system in $Hz$ in the steady state is ___________.
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powersystemanalysis
powerproduction
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GATE2014240
A synchronous generator is connected to an infinite bus with excitation voltage $E_f$ = $1.3$ $pu$. The generator has a synchronous reactance of $1.1$ $pu$ and is delivering real power $(P)$ of $0.6$ $pu$ to the bus. Assume the infinite bus ... $pu$. Neglect stator resistance. The reactive power $(Q)$ in $pu$ supplied by the generator to the bus under this condition is _________.
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infinitebus
realpower
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GATE201426
Two identical coupled inductors are connected in series. The measured inductances for the two possible series connections are $380$ $μH$ and $240$ $μH$. Their mutual inductance in $μH$ is ________
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GATE2014220
While measuring power of a threephase balanced load by the twowattmeter method, the readings are $100$ $W$ and $250$ $W$. The power factor of the load is ______.
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GATE2014215
A three phase starconnected load is drawing power at a voltage of $0.9$ $pu$ and $0.8$ power factor lagging. The three phase base power and base current are $100$ $MVA$ and $437.384$ $A$ respectively. The linetoline load voltage in $kV$ is ________.
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GATE2014212
A single phase, $50$ $kVA$, $1000V$/$100V$ two winding transformer is connected as an autotransformer as shown in the figure. The $kVA$ rating of the autotransformer is _____________.
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GATE2014116
A $2$bus system and corresponding zero sequence network are shown in the figure. The transformers $T_1$and $T_2$ are connected as
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GATE2014145
The Bode magnitude plot of the transfer function $G(s)=\dfrac{K(1+0.5s)(1+as)}{s(1+\frac{s}{8})(1+bs)(1+\frac{s}{36})}$ is shown below: Note that $6dB/octave = 20 dB/decade.$ The value of $\dfrac{a}{bK}$ is ________.
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GATE2014143
The overcurrent relays for the line protection and loads connected at the buses are shown in the figure. The relays are $IDMT$ ... setting for relay $R_B$ to be $0.1$ and $5A$ respectively, the operating time of $R_B$ (in seconds) is ______________
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GATE201319
Consider a $\delta$ connection of resistors and its equivalent star connection as shown below. If all elements of the delta connection are scaled by a factor $k, k > 0$, the elements of the corresponding star equivalent will be scaled by a factor of $k^2$ $k$ $1/ k$ $\sqrt{k}$
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deltaconnection
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GATE2014115
Threephase to ground fault takes place at locations $F_1$ and $F_2$ in the system shown in the figure If the fault takes place at location $F_1$, then the voltage and the current at bus $A$ are $V_{F1}$ and $I_{F1}$ respectively. If the fault takes place at location $F_2$, then the ... $I_{F1}$ and $V_{F2}$ leads $I_{F2}$ $V_{F1}$ lags $I_{F1}$ and $V_{F2}$ lags $I_{F2}$
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singlelinediagram
powerfactor
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GATE2014119
Power consumed by a balanced $3$phase, $3$wire load is measured by the two wattmeter method. The first wattmeter reads twice that of the second. Then the load impedance angle in radians is $\pi /12$ $\pi /8$ $\pi /6$ $\pi /3$
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balancedsystem
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GATE2014114
The undesirable property of an electrical insulating material is high dielectric strength High relative permittivity high thermal conductivity High insulation resistivity
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insulation
powersystemanalysis
conductingwires
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GATE2014131
In an unbalanced three phase system, phase current $I_a=1\angle (90^{\circ})\: \text{pu}$ , negative sequence current $I_{b2}=4\angle (150^{\circ})\: \text{pu}$, zero sequence current $I_{c0}=3\angle 90^{\circ}\: \text{pu}.$ The magnitude of phase current $I_b$ in $\text{pu}$ is $1.00$ $7.81$ $11.53$ $13.00$
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unbalancedsystem
sequencenetworks
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GATE2014140
A distribution feeder of $1\:km$ length having resistance, but negligible reactance, is fed from both the ends by $400V$, $50\:Hz$ balanced sources. Both voltage sources $S_1$ and $S_2$ ... $25\:A$ $50\:A$ and $50\:A$ $25\:A$ and $75\:A$ $0\:A$ and $100\:A$
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singlelinediagram
distribution
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GATE2014141
A two bus power system shown in the figure supplies load of $1.0+j0.5\: \text{p.u}.$ The values of $V_1$ in $\text{p.u.}$ and $\delta_2$ respectively are $0.95$ and $6.00^{\circ}$ $1.05$ and $5.44^{\circ}$ $1.1$ and $6.00^{\circ}$ $1.1$ and $27.12^{\circ}$
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powersystemanalysis
reactance
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GATE2014142
The fuel cost functions of two power plants are Plant $P_1 : C_1=0.05Pg_1^2+APg_1+B$ Plant $P_2 : C_2=0.10Pg_2^2+3APg_2+2B$ where, $P_{g1}$ and $P_{g2}$ are the generated powers of two plants, and $A$ and $B$ are the constants. If the two plants optimally share $1000\:MW$ load ... cost of $100$ $Rs/MWh$, the ratio of load shared by plants $P_1$ and $P_2$ is $1:4$ $2:3$ $3:2$ $4:1$
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power
plants
powergeneration
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GATE2014139
A three phase synchronous generator is to be connected to the infinite bus. The lamps are connected as shown in the figure for the synchronization. The phase sequence of bus voltage is $RYB$ ... bus same as infinite bus and its frequency is more than infinite bus same as infinite bus and its frequency is less than infinite bus
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infinite
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