Electronics - Diodes and Applications

Exercise : Diodes and Applications - General Questions
41.
Providing a constant output regardless of ac input or load resistance changes is the function of a:
transformer
filter
regulator
rectifier
Answer: Option
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42.
When a diode is destroyed it has infinite impedance. When damaged by heat it will probably:
short
conduct more
conduct less
open
Answer: Option
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43.
The area at the junction of p-type and n-type materials that has lost its majority carriers is called the
barrier potential
depletion region
n region
p region
Answer: Option
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44.
DC power should be connected to forward bias a diode as follows:
– anode, + cathode
– cathode, – anode
+ anode, – cathode
+ cathode, + anode
Answer: Option
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45.
At any given time in an intrinsic piece of semiconductor material at room temperature
electrons drift randomly
recombination occurs
holes are created
All of the above
Answer: Option
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