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# Test: Dielectric Vs Conductor Wave Propagation

## 10 Questions MCQ Test Electromagnetic Theory | Test: Dielectric Vs Conductor Wave Propagation

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QUESTION: 1

### In conductors, which condition will be true?

Solution:

Explanation: For conductors, the conductivity will be maximum. Thus the loss tangent is greater than unity. This is given by σ/ωε >1.

QUESTION: 2

### For metals, the conductivity will be

Solution:

Explanation: Metals are pure conductors. Examples are iron, copper etc. Their conductivity will be very high. Thus the metal conductivity will be infinity. Practically the conductivity of conductors will be maximum.

QUESTION: 3

### In conductors, which two parameters are same?

Solution:

Explanation: In conductors, which are considered to be lossy, the attenuation and the phase constant are the same. It is given by α=β= √(ωμσ/2).

QUESTION: 4

Calculate the velocity of wave propagation in a conductor with frequency 5 x 108 rad/s and phase constant of 3 x 108 units.

Solution:

Explanation: The velocity of wave propagation is the ratio of the frequency to the phase constant. It is given by V = ω/β. On substituting the given values, we get V = 5/3 units.

QUESTION: 5

Calculate the wavelength of the wave with phase constant of 3.14 units.

Solution:

Explanation: The wavelength is the ratio of 2π to the phase constant β. On substituting for β = 3.14, we get λ = 2π/β = 2π/3.14 = 2 units.

QUESTION: 6

For dielectrics, which two components will be in phase?

Solution:

Explanation: In dielectrics, the electric and magnetic components E and H will be in phase with each other. This is due the variation in the permittivities and the permeabilities of the dielectric surfaces. The phase difference between E and H will be 0.

QUESTION: 7

In perfect conductors, the phase shift between the electric field and magnetic field will be

Solution:

Explanation: For perfect conductors, the electric and magnetic field E and H respectively vary by a phase of 45 degree. This is due to the polarisation phenomenon in the conductors, unlike dielectrics.

QUESTION: 8

The expression for phase constant is given by

Solution:

Explanation: The phase constant is represented as β. It is a complex quantity representing the constant angle of the wave propagated. It is given by β = ω√(με).

QUESTION: 9

In waveguides, which of the following conditions will be true?

Solution: