# Sathyabama University Previous Years Question Papers

# BE Power System Analysis Fifth sem

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1. What is the relation between percentage value and per unit value?

2. Write the equation for per unit impedance.

3. Draw p model of a transmission line.

4. Distinguish between bus admittance matrix and bus impedance

matrix.

5. Distinguish between symmetrical and unsymmetrical short

circuits.

6. State the merit of using Zbus matrix in short circuit analysis.

7. What are the applications of load flow analysis?

8. Write any two assumptions made to simplify the transient

stability problem.

9. Write the power angle equation of an alternator connected to a

synchronous motor through pure reactance network.

10. What is meant by steady state limit?

PART – B (5 x 12 = 60)

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11. Obtain the reactance diagram of the power system given below:

(or)

12. Three motors rated 6.9 kV are connected to the same bus. The

motors are

No.1 5000 H.P., 0.8 p.f. synchronous motor, x” = 17%.

No.2 3000 H.P., u p.f. synchronous motor, x” = 15%.

No.3 3500 H.P., induction motor, x” = 20%.

Express the sub transient reactance of these motors in per unit on

a base of 10,000 kVA, 6.6 kV.

13. For the transmission system with the following line

specifications, determine the Bus admittance matrix.

Bus code p – q

ChargingY’ pq/2

Impedance Zpq Bus Code Line

1 – 2 0.06 + j0.18 1 j0.05

1 – 3 0.02 + j0.06 2 j0.06

2 – 3 0.04 + j0.12 3 j0.05

(or)

and lags that of phase c by 176.5°. Determine the symmetrical

components of voltage.

17. Derive the basic equation for the load flow study using gaussseidal

method. With respect to this method explain the following

(a) Acceleration factor.

(b) Convergence criteria.

(c) Handling of PV buses.

(or)

18. The bus admittance matrix of a 3 bus power system is

Bus No. Bus Type PG QG PL QL

1 P – V 2.9034 – – –

2 P – Q – – 4.0089 1.7915

3 Slack – – – –

The latest solution is

V1 = 1.05 6.96°

V2 = 0.9338 -8.8°

V3 = 1.0 0°

Determine the bus voltage at the end of the next iteration using

Newton Raphson method.

19. Derive Swing equation used for stability studies in power system.

(or)

20. The moment of inertia of a 4 pole, 100 MVA, 11 kV, 3 phase, 0.8

pf, 50 Hz turbo alternator is 10000 kg-m2. Calculate H and M.

YBus =

1 2 3

1 -j20 j10 j10

2 j10 -j15 j5

3 j10 j5 -j15