Power Factor Flashcards


Definition of Power Factor

Power Factor = Real Power / Apparent Power

Electrical Transformer during no load condition will have:

Low Power Factor

Units of Power Factor

No Units

Which of the following machine is used for correction of power factor

Synchronous Phase Modifier (Synchronous Motor)

A load with a low power factor draws ___ current


Which of the following is used to improve power factor

Shunt Capacitor

Induction motor running on no load will have:

Low Power Factor

Circuit having good high power factor will have ___ losses