# Electronic Principles – Section 1

26. Which one of the following statements is true for the voltages in a series RC circuit?

A. The total voltage is equal to the sum of the voltages across the resistance and capacitance
B. The voltage always has the same amplitude and phase for every part of the circuit
C. The total voltage is less than the sum of the voltages across the resistance and capacitance
D. The total voltage is greater than the sum of the voltages across the resistance and capacitance
E. None of the above

Correct Answer:  C. The total voltage is less than the sum of the voltages across the resistance and capacitance

27. A battery is a device composed of one or more:

A. chemical cells
B. voltage generators
C. solar cells
D. piezoelectric cells
E. None of the above

28. Doubling the operating voltage of a purely capacitive circuit:

A. has no effect on the capacitive reactance
B. doubles the amount of capacitive reactance
C. multiplies the capacitive reactance by 7
D. cuts the capacitive reactance in half
E. None of the above

Correct Answer:  A. has no effect on the capacitive reactance

29. How much current flows through a 0.02-H choke that is operating from a 12-V ac, 100-Hz source?

A. 0.02 A
B. 0.955 A
C. 10 A
D. 2.02 A
E. None of the above