WBUT Exam Papers EC
Signals And System B Tech Third Sem 20112012
Time Allotted : 3 Hours
Full Marks : 70
The figures in the margin indicate full marks. _{ }
Candidates are required to give their answers in their own words
as far as practicable.
GROUP – A ( Multiple Choice Type Questions )
1. Choose the correct alternatives for any ten of the following :
10 x 1 = 10
i) Which of the following signals is power signal ?
(1 \^{n} ■ a) x (n) = — u( n) b) x{n) = e^{jnn}
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c) x (n) — e?^{n} u(n) d) x{n) e^{2n} u ( n + 1).
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ii) Determine the following discrete time systems are time invariant or not ?
1) y( n ) = cos [ x (n )]
2) y(n) = x(n) + x(nl)
3) y(n) = x {n)
a) 1 and 2 are time variant, 3 is time invariant
bj 1 and 3 are time variant, 2 is time invariant
c 3 and 2 are time variant, 1 is time invariant
d) all are time variant system.
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iii) Determine if the systems described by the following inputoutput equations are linear or nonlinear.

iv) Determine if the systems described by the following inputoutput equations are causal or noncausal. 
1) y(n) = x[n^{2}) ‘
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2) y{n)=Yx{n)
n=0
a) 1 is causal but 2 is noncausal
b) 2 is causal but 1 is noncausal
c) 1 and 2 both are causal
d) 1 and 2 both are noncausal.
v) The fundamental period of the sequence, x ( n ) = cos (2nn / 3) is
a) 1 b) 2
c) 3 d) 6.
vi) The Fourier coefficient a_{n} can be evaluated as
f
oo
a) 2/T j x(t)cosnwt dt
—oo
T
b) 2 / T J x (t) cos nwt dt
o
T/2
c) 2/T  x (t )sinnwt df
T/2
oo
d) 2/T  x (t) cos nwt dt.
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vii) The step response of an LTI system when the impulse response h ( n ) is unit step u ( n ) is
a) n +1 b) n
c) n1 d) n^{2}.
viii) If the signal x (t) has odd and half wave symmetry, then the Fourier series will have only
a) odd harmonics of sine terms
b) constant term and odd harmonics of cosine terms
c) even harmonics of sine terms
d) odd harmonics of cosine terms.
ix) An LTI system is stable, if the impulse response is
c) Xn–oo ^ ( ^{71}) ^ * 0 d) either (a) or (b).
x) The ztransform of a signal is given by (1 – 2 • 3z^{_1})/(0 • 5 – 0 • 2z^{1})(l – z~^{l})
The steady state value of the signal is
a) oo b) 0
c) 10 d) 20.
xi) Power signals are the signal with
a) 0<£<oo, P = 0 b) 0<E<oo,P = oo
c) 0<P<oo,E = oo d) 0<P<oo,E = 0.
xii) Even part of the unit step signal is
a) 05 b) 1
c) 05 sgn ( t) d) 0.
GROUP B ( Short Answer Type Questions )
Answer any three of the following 3×5= 15
The waveform of a full wave rectifier output is shown below :
T 2.T ZT HT Show that its Laplace transform X(s) is given byX(s) = (Acd)/(s^{2}+cd^{2}) coth( sT / 4). ‘A casual LTI system has the following block diagram :xCO 
Determine a differential equation relating the output y (t) with its input x (t ).
Determine the inverse ztransform of the following using contour integration method.
X(z) = l/(115z^{_1} + 0• 5z^{2}), z> 1
a) What do you mean by even signal and odd signal ?
b) Consider the signal shown below. Draw the even and
odd parts of the signal. ^{1 + 4}
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 Define autocorrelation function. What are the properties of autocorrelation function ?
 Determine whether following systems are linear : 2V.a + 2^{X}A a, 5^ _{+} 3»(_{t})4^ _{+} ,(_{t)}
b) il _{+} 2y(t) = 3x(t).
GROUP C ( Long Answer Type Questions )
Answer any three of the following. 3 x 15 = 45
 a) Calculate the coefficient to Trigonometric Fourier series.
Write down the Dirichlet conditions.
b) Find out the Trigonometric Fourier series for the periodic signal, which is defined as
x(t) = e~^^{2} Oct <7i
Fundamental frequency = a>_{0} = 2 rad/sec. ( 5 + 2 ) + 8
 a) Find the direct form II realization of the following :
^{h}(^{z})^{=}t~r i ? –_{2} ^{l+}i’^{z} s ^{z}
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Determine the values of A^_{t}a_{x}, A_{2},a_{2}.
c) Use convolution to find x (n ) if X (z ) is given by
X{z) = —– t———– — 5 + 5 + 5
(1A_{2}>).(1 _{+} 1_{z}1) °
 a) What do you mean by Splane ?
b) Find the Laplace transform and ROC of the following signal :
e~^{ai}u( t)
c) State and prove the time scaling property of Laplace transform. 3 + 6 + ( 2 + 4 )
 a) For the signal x(t) shown in following figure, fmd the
 signals :
k  x(t) 
1 o 1 2 t 
i) x (t – 2 )
ii) x(2t+ 3)
iii) x(3/2)xt.
b) State and oxplain the nonlinearity property of a system.
c) Determine whether the system described by the following inputoutput equation is linear or nonlinear.
y{n) = x{n) + l/x{nl) ( 3 * 3 ) + 3 + 3
 a) State and prove the time shifting property of Zr transform,
b) Determine the ztransform of X ( n) = (1 / 2)^{n} u (n) + 2^{n} u (n 1)
Determine the region of convergence and the location of poles and zeros.
c) A casual discrete time LTI system is described by y (n)3 / 4y (n~l) + l/8y (n2) = x(n). Determine the
system function H (z) and the step response of the
system.
13. a) Define discrete probability distribution, cumulative probability distribution function, joint probability function, marginal probability function and conditional density function,
b) A continuous random variable has the density function F'(x) = 2/9 (x1) 1 < x < 4 _{#}
0 otherwise
Determine the distribution function of the random variable.
c) The joint density function of two continuous random variables x and y is given by
f(x,y) = 2 for 0 < x< 1, 0 < y < x
0 otherwise
Determine the conditional density functions.