This set of Network Theory Multiple Choice Questions & Answers (MCQs) focuses on “Properties of Transfer Functions”.

1. In a transfer function, the degree of numerator polynomial is ___________ than the degree of the denominator polynomial.

a) greater than

b) less than

c) equal to

d) less than or equal to

2. The real parts of all poles and zeros in a driving point function must be?

a) zero

b) negative

c) zero or negative

d) positive

3. The coefficients of numerator polynomial and the denominator polynomial in a transfer function must be?

a) real

b) complex

c) at least one real coefficient

d) at least one complex coefficient

4. If the real part of driving point function is zero, then the pole and zero must be?

a) complex

b) simple

c) one complex pole

d) one complex zero

5. The lowest degree in numerator polynomial and denominator polynomial in a driving point function may differ by at most __________

a) 0

b) 1

c) 2

d) 3

6. The coefficients in the numerator polynomial of the transfer function may be?

a) must be negative

b) must be positive

c) may be positive

d) may be negative

7. The degree of the numerator polynomial and denominator polynomial in a driving point function may differ by?

a) 0

b) 1

c) 0 or 1

d) 2

8. The coefficients in the denominator polynomial of the transfer function must be?

a) positive

b) negative

c) positive or zero

d) negative or zero

9. The denominator polynomial in a transfer function may not have any missing terms between the highest and the lowest degree, unless?

a) all odd terms are missing

b) all even terms are missing

c) all even or odd terms are missing

d) all even and odd terms are missing

10. The degree of numerator polynomial in a transfer function may be as small as _________ independent of the degree of the denominator polynomial.

a) 1

b) 2

c) 0

d) 3