This set of Electronic Devices & Circuits Multiple Choice Questions & Answers (MCQs) focuses on “Effect of Finite Open-Loop gain and Bandwidth on Circuit Perfomance”.

1. A single-pole model has __________ db/decade roll-off of the gain.

a) -3 db/decade

b) -6 db/decade

c) -10 db/decade

d) -20 db/decade

2. Single-pole model is also known as

a) Frequent pole

b) Stable pole

c) Dominant pole

d) Responsive pole

3. An internally compensated op amp is specified to have an open-loop dc gain of 106 dB and a unity gain bandwidth of 3 MHz. Find f_{b} and the open-loop gain at f_{b}.

a) 15Hz and 103 db

b) 30Hz and 103 db

c) 15 Hz and 51.5 db

d) 30 Hz and 51.5 db

4. An op amp having a 106-dB gain at dc and a single-pole frequency response with f_{t} = 2 MHz is used to design a non-inverting amplifier with nominal dc gain of 100. The 3-dB frequency of the closed-loop gain is

a) 10 kHz

b) 20 kHz

c) 30 kHz

d) 40 kHz

5. An inverting amplifier with nominal gain of −20 V/V employs an op amp having a dc gain of 104 and a unity-gain frequency of 106 Hz. What is the 3-dB frequency f3dB of the closed-loop amplifier?

a) 2π 23.8 kHz

b) 2π 47.6 kHz

c) 2π 71.4 kHz

d) 2π 95.2 kHz

6. An internally compensated op amp has a dc open-loop gain of 106 V/V and an AC open-loop gain of 40 dB at 10 kHz. Estimate its gain–bandwidth product and its expected gain at 1 kHz.

a) 0.1 MHz and -60 db

b) 10 MHz and -60 db

c) 10 MHz and 60 db

d) 1 MHz and 60 db

7. Find the ft required for internally compensated op amps to be used in the implementation of the closed loop amplifiers with dc gain of +100 V/V and 3db bandwidth of 100kHz?

a) 1 kHz

b) 10 kHz

c) 100 kHz

d) 1 MHz

8. cascading two identical amplifier stages, each having a low-pass STC frequency response with a 3dB frequency f1, results in an overall amplifier with a 3dB frequency given by

a) √(√2+1) f1

b) √(√3-1) f1

c) √(√2-1) f1

d) √(√3+1) f1

9. A particular op amp, characterized by a gain–bandwidth product of 20 MHz, is operated with a closed-loop gain of +100 V/V. What 3-dB bandwidth results? At what frequency does the closed-loop amplifier exhibit a −6° phase shift?

a) 21 kHz

b) 31.5 kHz

c) 42 kHz

d) 52.5 kHz

10. Find the f_{t} required for internally compensated op amps to be used in the implementation of the closed loop amplifiers with dc gain of -2 V/V and 3db bandwidth of 10 MHz?

a) 7.5 MHz

b) 15 MHz

c) 22.5 MHz

d) 30 MHz