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An experiment is performed to determine the characteristics of a Zener diode, which has a protective resistance of , and a maximum power of dissipation rating of . The minimum voltage range of the DC source in the circuit is

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JEE Mains
Updated on : 2022-09-05
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Correct option is A)

The circuit diode for a zener diode with a protective resistance is shown.

Applying KVL,

Maximum power dissipated across the zener diode is given by:
Current should be real, hence determinant is greater than zero.
 

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