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Which configuration has unity voltage gain (ideal)

Which two elements in a field effect transistor exhibit fairly similar characteristics?

The action of changing alternating current to direct current is called:

What semiconductor device glows red, yellow, or green, depending upon its chemical composition?

The peak value of the input to a half-wave rectifier is 10 V. The approximate peak value of the output is

A transistor in common emitter mode has

If you wish to reduce the current flowing in a field effect transistor, you could:

In a semiconductor diode, electrons flow from:

The approximate voltage across the forward-biased base emitter junction of a silicon BJT is

The average value of a half-wave rectified voltage with a peak value of 200 V is

The three leads from a PNP transistor are named:

A transistor can be destroyed in a circuit by:

The electrodes of a semiconductor diode are known as:

The bias condition for a transistor to be used as linear amplifier is called

The total secondary voltage in a center-tapped full-wave rectifier is 125 rms. Neglecting the diode drop, the rms output voltage is

In a bipolar transistor, the _____________compares closest to the control grid of a triode vacuum tube.

In order for a diode to conduct, it must be:

Zener diodes are most commonly used in:

Compared to bipolar transistors, field effect transistors are NOT normally characterized by:

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