Level of Study : UG 2
Time
: 9.00 am 12.00 pm
Date
: 09 January 2015
Duration
: 3 Hours
Section(s)
: 1&2
: Circuit Analysis
This Question Paper Consists of SIX (6) Printed Pages (Including Cover Page) with Five (5)
Questions.
INSTRUCTION(S) TO CANDIDATES
Circuit Analysis
ECE 2132
Q1 [20 marks]
a) In the circuit shown in Fig. 1(a), the switch has been open for a long time. At t = 0, the
switch is closed.
Fig. 1(a)
i) Find the current i0 at t < 0.
(R, U, 3 marks)
(R, U, 2 marks)
iii) Analyze to find the current flowing through the inductor by writing the expression for
iL(t); for t 0.
(U, A, 4 marks)
iv) Analyze the voltage across the inductor by writing the expression for vL(t); for t 0.
(U, A, C, 3 marks)
b) The circuit shown in Fig. 1(b) has been open for a long time. The initial charge on the
capacitor is zero. At t = 0, the switch is closed.
i) Find the value of voltage, v(t) for t < 0.
(U, R, A, 2 marks)
ii) How do you explain (in terms of equation) the behavior of the voltage across
capacitor, v(t) for t 0. .
(R, U, A, C, 6 marks)
Fig. 1(b)
Circuit Analysis
ECE 2132
Q2 [20 marks]
a) The resistance, inductance and capacitance in a parallel RLC circuit shown in Fig. 2(a)
are 250 , 50 mH and 200 nF respectively. The initial inductor current is 45 mA and
the initial capacitor voltage is 15 V.
Fig. 2(a)
i)
(U, R, A, 2 marks)
ii)
iii)
b) The initial voltage across the 31.25F capacitor in the circuit of Fig. 2(b), is 24 V. The
initial energy stored in the 0.5 H inductor L, is zero. Resistor, R is given as 10k.
Fig. 2(b)
i)
Find the Neper frequency, , and the natural resonant frequency, o. Decide the
type of the response.
(U, R, A, 3 marks)
(U, R, A, 2 marks)
(U, A, 5 marks)
Circuit Analysis
ECE 2132
Q3 [20 marks]
a) In the circuit shown in Fig. 3(a), vg is given as 70cos 5000t V and M is 2mH.
ig
iL
Fig. 3(a)
i) Find generator current, ig and load current, iL.
(U, R, A, 4 marks)
ii) You are required to analyze the circuit by determining the value of impedance
reflected into the primary winding, Zrp and impedance reflected into the secondary
winding, Zrs.
(U, A, 6 marks)
(U, R, C, 3 marks)
(U, A, C, 3 marks)
iii) Find all phase voltages VAN, VBN, and VCN at the load terminals.
(U, A, C, 2 marks)
iv) Find all the line voltages VAB, VBC, and VCA at the source terminals.
(U, A, C, 2 marks)
Circuit Analysis
ECE 2132
Q4 [20 marks]
(a)
A resistor, Rl is connected in series with the inductor in the circuit in Fig. 4(a).
Fig. 4(a)
(i) Determine to find the expression for H(s) where H(s) = vO/vi.
(ii) At what frequency will the magnitude of H(j) be maximum?
(U, A, 2 marks)
(U, A, 4 marks)
(iii) From your answer in (ii), can you determine the maximum value of the magnitude
of H(j)? (U, A, C, 2 marks)
(iv) At what frequency will the magnitude of H(j) equals its maximum value divided
by
(U, A, 4 marks)
(U, A, C, 2 marks)
Fig. 4(b)
i)
ii)
(U, A, 4 marks)
iii)
Circuit Analysis
ECE 2132
Q5 [20 marks]
a)
+
vi
+
vo

Fig. 5(a)
i) Find the transfer function vo/vi of the circuit.
(U, A, 6 marks)
(U, A, E, C, 6 marks)
Fig. 5(b)
(U, A, 8 marks)