# Torque developed by a D.C. motor depends upon?

Torque developed by a D.C. motor depends upon magnetic field, active length of the conductor, current flow through the conductors, number of conductors, radius of armature.

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Answer : The armature torque of the D.C. shunt motor is proportional to armature current.

Description : DC motor gross torque example

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Description : Why a dc series motor has a high starting torque?

Answer : The rotor developed by a single-phase motor at starting is zero.

Description : Torque developed by a three-phase, 400V, induction motor is 100 N -m. If the applied voltage is reduced to 200-V, the d'veloped torque will be

Answer : Torque developed by a three-phase, 400V, induction motor is 100 N -m. If the applied voltage is reduced to 200-V, the d'veloped torque will be 25 N -m

Description : The torque developed by any 3-phase induction motor at 0.8 p.u. slip is (A) Full-load torque (B) unstable torque (C) starting torque (D) break down

Answer : The torque developed by any 3-phase induction motor at 0.8 p.u. slip is unstable torque

Answer : In repulsion motor, maximum torque is developed when brush axis is at 45° electrical to the field axis.

Answer : In case the back e.m.f. and the speed of a D.C. motor are doubled, the torque developed by the motor will remain unchanged.

Description : A d.c. motor can be looked upon as d.c. generator with the power flow?

Answer : A d.c. motor can be looked upon as d.c. generator with the power flow reversed.

Description : In a d.c. motor, unidirectional torque is produced with the help of

Answer : Commutator provides unidirectional torque and pulsating dc

Answer : Speed torque characteristic of a repulsion induction motor is similar to that of a D.C. compound motor.

Description : In a double squirrel cage induction motor, good starting torque is produced as (A) Large current flows through the outer high resistance winding. (B) Large current flows through the inner high ... the outer high resistance winding. (D) Large current flows through the inner low resistance winding.

Answer : In a double squirrel cage induction motor, good starting torque is produced as Large current flows through the outer high resistance winding.

Answer : For the same H.P. rating and full load speed, following motor has poor starting torque differentially compounded.

Answer : A synchronous motor can develop synchronous torque at synchronous speed.

Description : The maximum constant load torque under which a synchronous motor will pull into synchronism at rated rotor supply voltage and frequency is known as?

Answer : The maximum constant load torque under which a synchronous motor will pull into synchronism at rated rotor supply voltage and frequency is known as pull-in torque.

Description : The maximum torque which a synchronous motor will develop at rest for any angular position of the rotor, at rated stator supply voltage and frequency, is known as?

Description : What is the maximum value of torque angle in synchronous motor?

Answer : The maximum value of torque angle in synchronous motor is 90 degrees electrical.

Answer : Capacitor start motor has high torque in starting

Description : The shaft torque of a d.c. motor is less than its armature torque because of .......... losses.

Answer : The shaft torque of a d.c. motor is less than its armature torque because of rotational losses.

Answer : In a D.C. series motor, if the armature current is reduced by 50%, the torque of the motor will be equal to 25% of the previous value.

Description : The maximum torque of d.c. motors is limited by?

Answer : The maximum torque of d.c. motors is limited by commutation.

Description : Explain the necessity of starter for D.C. motor. State various types of D.C. motor starter.

Answer : Necessity of Starter for D.C. Motor: Armature current is given by equation Ia = (V−Eb)/Ra i) If the motor is at standstill or rest, back emf Eb is zero (as Eb= ZNP/(60A), at start speed N ... . Types of D.C. motor starters: i) Two point starter ii)Three point starter iii) Four point starter

Description : The Eb/V ratio of a d.c. motor is an indication of its?

Answer : The Eb/V ratio of a d.c. motor is an indication of its efficiency.

Description : The normal value of the armature resistance of a d.c. motor is?

Answer : The normal value of the armature resistance of a d.c. motor is 0.5.

Description : The counter e.m.f. of a d.c. motor?

Answer : The counter e.m.f. of a d.c. motor helps in energy conversion.

Answer : Series motor has got maximum self relieving property.

Description : D.C. motor is to a drive a load which is almost nil for certain part of the load cycle and peak value for short duration. We will select the?

Answer : D.C. motor is to a drive a load which is almost nil for certain part of the load cycle and peak value for short duration. We will select the compound motor.

Description : D.C. motor is to drive a load which has certain minimum value for most of the time and some peak value for short duration. We will select the?

Answer : D.C. motor is to drive a load which has certain minimum value for most of the time and some peak value for short duration. We will select the series motor.

Answer : If a D.C. shunt motor is working at full load and if shunt field circuit suddenly opens this will make armature to take heavy current, possibly burning it.

Answer : When the armature of a D.C. motor rotates, e.m.f. induced is back e.m.f.

Answer : Shunt motors,  Series motors, Compound motors

Answer : If the speed of a D.C. shunt motor is increased, the back e.m.f. of the motor will increase.

Description : State at least one function and the material used for the following parts of DC Motor.

Answer : Part Function Material Yoke -Provides mechanical support for poles -Acts as protecting cover for machine -Provides path for magnetic flux Cast Iron OR Cast Steel Field Winding - ... Pole core  Provides mechanical support to field winding. Cast Iron OR Cast Steel

Description : Why does the speed of a DC shunt motor decrease as the load increases?

Answer : Because if the load is increasing then the torque must also be increase. If not then the speed of motor will decrease.

Description : In DC motor iron losses are occurred in?

Answer : In DC motor iron losses are occurred in the armature.

Description : In a 2 kW, 200 V, 1000 rpm. DC series motor the torque at full load was found to be 0.3 N -m. The torque at half full load in N -m is :

Answer : In a 2 kW, 200 V, 1000 rpm. DC series motor the torque at full load was found to be 0.3 N -m. The torque at half full load in N -m is : 0.075

Description : The mechanical power developed by the armature of a d.c. motor is equal to?

Answer : The mechanical power developed by the armature of a d.c. motor is equal to armature current multiplied by back e.m.f.

Answer : For constant torque drive armature voltage control speed control method is preferred.

Description : The speed of a D.C. motor can be controlled by varying  1. Its flux per pole 2. Resistance of armature circuit 3. Applied voltage 4. All of the above

Answer : The speed of a D.C. motor can be controlled by varying  1. Its flux per pole 2. Resistance of armature circuit 3. Applied voltage 4. All of the above

Answer : The speed of a D.C. shunt motor can be increased by increasing the resistance in field circuit.

Answer : Flywheel is used with D.C. compound motor to reduce the peak demand by the motor, compound motor will have to be cumulatively compounded.

Answer : The current drawn by the armature of D.C. motor is directly proportional to the torque required.

Answer : By looking at Commutator part of the motor, it can be easily confirmed that a particular motor is D.C. motor.

Answer : The speed of a D.C. shunt motor more than its full-load speed can be obtained by decreasing the field current.

Answer : The direction of rotation of a D.C. series motor can be changed by interchanging field terminals.

Answer : In repulsion motor, zero torque is developed when brush axis coincides with the field axis and brush axis is 90° electrical to field axis.

Answer : Fleming's left hand rule.

Answer : If a D.C. motor designed for 40°C ambient temperature is to be used for 50°C ambient temperature, then the motor is to be derated by a factor recommended by manufacturer and select the next higher H.P. motor.

Answer : For a D.C. shunt motor if the excitation is changed torque will change but power will remain constant.

Answer : At the instant of starting when a D.C. motor is put on supply, it behaves like a low resistance circuit.

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