Worksheet: Current Rectification

In this worksheet, we will practice identifying the output of a current-rectification circuit based on the design of the circuit.

Q1:

Diagram a shows a time-varying voltage that is passed through a rectification circuit.

Which of the graphs in diagram (b) shows half-wave rectification of the input voltage shown in diagram (a)?

  • A(d)
  • B(c)
  • C(a)
  • D(b)

Which of the graphs in diagram (b) shows full-wave rectification of the input voltage shown in diagram (a)?

  • A(c)
  • B(a)
  • C(d)
  • D(b)

Q2:

Diagram (a) shows a circuit that can be used to rectify an alternating current.

If the input voltage is that shown in diagram (b), which of the following graphs shows the output voltage as measured by the voltmeter in the circuit diagram?

  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D

What kind of circuit is shown in diagram (a)?

  • AA bridge circuit
  • BA series circuit
  • CAn RL circuit
  • DAn RC circuit
  • EA sensing circuit

Q3:

Diagram (a) shows a circuit that can be used to rectify an alternating current.

If the input voltage is that shown in diagram (b), which of the following graphs shows the output voltage as measured by the voltmeter in the circuit diagram?

  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D

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