# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Electronics Systems II Task 258454453

CTE Resource Center - Verso

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Describe the types of diodes and their applications.

Definition

Description should include
  • types of diodes (e.g., grown and alloyed; diffused and packaging)
  • applications of diodes (e.g., rectification, regulation).

Process/Skill Questions

  • What role do diodes play in AC-DC circuits?
  • What diode configurations are used to convert alternating current to direct current?
  • What diode configurations regulate voltage?

Other Related Standards

ITEEA National Standards

16. Energy and Power Technologies