Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Zener Diode

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    Calculate the value of the current through a zener diode if the power supply is rated at 24 volts @ 500 milliamperes, the load voltage is 12 volts and draws a current of 300 milliamperes. Also calculate the value of the series resistance R.

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 9:54 pm ad1c9bdddf

    Solution Preview

    Since the load and the zener diode are connected in parallel, they will split the current coming from the ...

    Solution Summary

    This posting contains the solution to the given problems.