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# In half wave rectifier, a p-n diode with internal resistance   is used. If the load resistance of is used in the circuit, then the efficiency of this half wave rectifier is (in percentage)

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Updated on : 2022-09-05
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Correct option is B)

## The efficiency  of half wave rectifier is given by, Where,  is the resistance of load resistor and  is the resistance of diode in forward biased condition.Hence, the percent efficiency is

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