1. The drift velocity of electrons, in silicon

a. Is proportional to the electric field for all values of electric field

b. Is independent of the electric field

c. Increases at low values of electric field and decreases at high values of electric field exhibiting negative differential resistance.

d. Increases linearly with electric field at low values of electric field and gradually saturates at higher values of electric field.

2. The diffusion potential across a PN junction

a. Decreases with increasing doping concentration

b. Increases with decreasing band gap

c. Does not depend on doping concentration

d. Increases with increase in doping concentrations

3. The breakdown voltage of a transistor with its base open is BV

a. BV

b. BV

c. BV

d. BV

4. In a p-type silicon sample, the hole concentration is 2.25 X 10

a. Zero

b. 10

c. 10

d. 1.5 X 10

5. A Zener diode works on the principle of

a. Tunneling of charge carriers across the junction

b. Thermionic emission

c. Diffusion of charge carriers across the junction

d. Hopping of charge carriers across the junction

6. A BJT is said to be operating in the saturation region, if

a. Both the junctions are reverse biased

b. Base emitter junction is in reverse biased, and base collector junction is forward biased

c. Base emitter junction is in forward biased, and base collector junction is reverse biased

d. Both the junctions are forward biased

7. The depletion capacitance, C

8. The Ebers – Moll model is applicable to

a. Bipolar junction transistors

b. nMOS transistors

c. Unipolar Junction transistors

d. Junction field effect transistors

9. The probability that an electron in a metal occupies the Fermi level at any temperature T is (T > 0

a. 0

b. 1

c. 0.5

d. none

10. A transistor having α = 0.99 and VBE = 0.7 volts, in the circuit shown, then the value of the collector current will be…………

11. The circuit shown in figure, supplies power to an 8 Ω loud speaker. The values of I

12. An n-channel JFET has I

13. In a Bipolar junction transistor, if

14. In a JFET, if

15. In an extrinsic semiconductor, if

16. Two identical silicon junction diodes, D1 and D2 are connected back to back as shown. The reverse saturation current I

17. Calculate the capacitance of a circular MOS capacitor, of 0.5 mm dia and having a SiO

18. The Fermi level of an n-type germanium film is 0.2 eV above the intrinsic Fermi level towards the conduction band. The thickness of the film is 0.5 µm. Calculate the sheet resistance of the film.

Assume :

n

µ

µ

KT/q = 26 mV.

a. Is proportional to the electric field for all values of electric field

b. Is independent of the electric field

c. Increases at low values of electric field and decreases at high values of electric field exhibiting negative differential resistance.

d. Increases linearly with electric field at low values of electric field and gradually saturates at higher values of electric field.

**Solution :**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RJPyzF2-gcc2. The diffusion potential across a PN junction

a. Decreases with increasing doping concentration

b. Increases with decreasing band gap

c. Does not depend on doping concentration

d. Increases with increase in doping concentrations

**Solution :**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aoeFCtKOuq83. The breakdown voltage of a transistor with its base open is BV

_{CEO}, that with emitter open is B_{VCBO}thena. BV

_{CEO}= BV_{CBO}b. BV

_{CEO}> BV_{CBO}c. BV

_{CEO}< BV_{CBO}d. BV

_{CEO}not related to BV_{CBO}**Solution :**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sX-wk56YviU4. In a p-type silicon sample, the hole concentration is 2.25 X 10

^{15}cm^{-3}. If the intrinsic carrier concentration is 1.5 X 10^{10}cm^{-3}, the electron concentration isa. Zero

b. 10

^{10}cm^{-3}c. 10

^{5}cm^{-3}d. 1.5 X 10

^{10}cm^{-3}**Solution :**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j2CvMPiwMW85. A Zener diode works on the principle of

a. Tunneling of charge carriers across the junction

b. Thermionic emission

c. Diffusion of charge carriers across the junction

d. Hopping of charge carriers across the junction

**Solution :**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4wq0h-QhMjk6. A BJT is said to be operating in the saturation region, if

a. Both the junctions are reverse biased

b. Base emitter junction is in reverse biased, and base collector junction is forward biased

c. Base emitter junction is in forward biased, and base collector junction is reverse biased

d. Both the junctions are forward biased

**Solution :**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vafpJ7FB9xE7. The depletion capacitance, C

_{J}, of an abrupt PN junction with constant doping on either side varies with reverse bias, V_{R}as**Solution :**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H7843qbzIOI8. The Ebers – Moll model is applicable to

a. Bipolar junction transistors

b. nMOS transistors

c. Unipolar Junction transistors

d. Junction field effect transistors

**Solution :**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xi6e2_7L2Sk9. The probability that an electron in a metal occupies the Fermi level at any temperature T is (T > 0

^{o}K)a. 0

b. 1

c. 0.5

d. none

**Solution :**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FgCetVfygC010. A transistor having α = 0.99 and VBE = 0.7 volts, in the circuit shown, then the value of the collector current will be…………

**Solution :**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2SJ3DMImgPk11. The circuit shown in figure, supplies power to an 8 Ω loud speaker. The values of I

_{C}and V_{CE}for this circuit will be**Solution :**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ENXTOwOfeoE12. An n-channel JFET has I

_{DSS}= 1 mA and V_{P}= -5 volts. Its maximum Transconductance is ……..**Solution :**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mXxiWhP59fQ13. In a Bipolar junction transistor, if

**Solution :**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9FDC-pX_y4s14. In a JFET, if

**Solution :**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ll4flWTSUbY15. In an extrinsic semiconductor, if

**4. The area of cross section of the semiconductor is increased**

5. The doping concentration is increased5. The doping concentration is increased

**Solution :**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zk5QaYZDYbs16. Two identical silicon junction diodes, D1 and D2 are connected back to back as shown. The reverse saturation current I

_{S}of each diode is 10^{-8}Amps and the breakdown voltage is 50 volts. Evaluate the voltage V_{D1}and V_{D2}across the diode D1 and D2 by assuming KT/q to be 25mV.**Solution :**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i-pu6FQW5w017. Calculate the capacitance of a circular MOS capacitor, of 0.5 mm dia and having a SiO

_{2}layer of 80 mm thickness, under strong accumulation. Assume the relative dielectric constant of SiO_{2}, Ԑ_{r}= 4 and Ԑ_{o}= 8.854 X 10^{-14}F/cm. calculate the breakdown voltage of the capacitor if the dielectric strength of SiO_{2}film is 10^{7}V/cm.**Solution :**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tAtC_pW9Bcw18. The Fermi level of an n-type germanium film is 0.2 eV above the intrinsic Fermi level towards the conduction band. The thickness of the film is 0.5 µm. Calculate the sheet resistance of the film.

Assume :

n

_{i}= 10^{13}cm^{-3},µ

_{n}= 3500 cm^{2}/V-sec,µ

_{p}= 1500 cm^{2}/V-sec,KT/q = 26 mV.

**Solution :**https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7q9ggl2_4rk