Introduction to Electronics
have two main applications. Name them.
the following statement:
In a transistor circuit, the current through the _____________________
many times greater than the __________________ current.
how the operation of Field Effect Transistors differs from that
of Bipolar Junction Transistors.
11. A ) What
does the acronym MOSFET stand for?
B) What material
is used to insulate the gate terminal from the conductive channel
in a MOSFET?
C) Draw a
diagram of a MOSFET indicating the direction of electron flow
when the device is conducting. Label all the terminals.
12. Why is
CMOS technology used in microprocessors?
13. Before the
invention of the transistor, vacuum tubes and relays performed a
similar function; what advantages do transistors have over earlier
14. Write the
name of each device shown in the space provided.
1. No current
flows in a transistor when it is:
2. The transistor
amplifies if it is operating in which of the following bias regions:
3. A transistor,
when used in digital applications, acts like a(n):
C) variable resistor