Electronics and Communication Engineering - Power Electronics - Discussion


Assertion (A): A TRIAC is a bidirectional SCR.

Reason (R): A TRIAC is a four layers 3 terminal device and can conduct in both directions.

[A]. Both A and R are correct and R is correct explanation of A
[B]. Both A and R correct but R is not correct explanation of A
[C]. A is correct but R is wrong
[D]. A is wrong but R is correct

Answer: Option A


Since a TRIAC can conduct in both directions it is bi directional SCR.

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