Bridges MCQs

1. Maxwell inductance bridge is used for coils of Q value

  1. less than 1
  2. less than 10
  3. greater than 1 and less than 10
  4. more than 100

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Answer. c

2. In an Anderson bridge, the unknown inductance is measured in term of known

  1. resistance
  2. capacitance
  3. inductance and resistance
  4. resistance and capacitance

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Answer. d

3. Hay’s bridge is suitable for the measurement of which one of the following?

  1. inductance with Q< 10
  2. Inductance with Q>10
  3. Capacitance with high dissipating factors
  4. Capacitors with low dissipating factors

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Answer. b

4. Inductance is measured by which one of the following?

  1. Wien bridge
  2. Schering bridge
  3. Maxwell bridge
  4. Owen bridge

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Answer. c

5. An imperfect capacitor is represented by a capacitance C in parallel with a resistance R. The value of the dissipation factor tanδ is

  1. ωCR
  2. ω2CR
  3. 1/ω2CR
  4. 1/ωCR

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Answer. a

6. Which bridge is used to determine frequency?

  1. Anderson bridge
  2. De Sauty bridge
  3. Wien bridge
  4. Campbell bridge

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Answer. c

7. Which one of the following is a frequency sensitive bridge?

  1. Maxwell bridge
  2. De Sauty bridge
  3. Wien bridge
  4. Schering bridge

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Answer. c

8. Schering bridge can be used to measure which one of the following?

  1. Q of a coil
  2. Inductance and its Q value
  3. very small resistance
  4. capacitance and its power factor

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Answer. d

9. Dissipation factor, tanδ, of a capacity measured by which bridge?

  1. Anderson bridge
  2. Hay bridge
  3. Schering bridge
  4. Wien bridge

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Answer. c

10. The dielectric loss of a capacitor can be measured by which one of the following?

  1. Maxwell bridge
  2. De Sauty bridge
  3. Wien bridge
  4. Schering bridge

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Answer. d