An SCR is made of ___________

A. Germanium

B. Silicon

C. Carbon

D. None of the above

Answer: Option B

Solution(By Examveda Team)

An SCR (Silicon Controlled Rectifier) is made of silicon.

Silicon is the primary semiconductor material used in the fabrication of SCRs due to its favorable electrical properties, including high temperature tolerance, stability, and reliability. SCRs are widely utilized in electronic devices and power control applications for their ability to handle high voltages and currents effectively.

Therefore, the correct answer is Option B: Silicon.

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Comments ( 1 )

  1. Krishna Vamsi
    Krishna Vamsi :
    4 months ago

    SCR made of silicon because it has a high efficiency than germanium. Germanium (0.3) and silicon (0.7)

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