# What is the frequency of oscillator?

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## What is the frequency of oscillator?

A low-frequency oscillator (LFO) is an electronic oscillator that generates a frequency below approximately 20 Hz. This term is typically used in the field of audio synthesizers, to distinguish it from an audio frequency oscillator….Negative-resistance oscillator.

Device | Frequency |
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Gyrotron tube | ~600 GHz |

## What determines the frequency of an LC oscillator?

The frequency of the oscillatory voltage depends upon the value of the inductance and capacitance in the LC tank circuit.

**What is the frequency of oscillation for an LC tank circuit?**

LC oscillators are widely used to generate high frequency waves, hence these are also called as RF oscillators. It is possible to produce the frequencies at higher range (above 500 MHz) with the practical values of inductors and capacitors.

**Which is not a low frequency oscillators?**

Which of the following oscillator cannot be used in low frequency oscillations? Explanation: Since Colpitts oscillator is an LC oscillator it cannot be used as a low frequency oscillator.

### What is the natural frequency of the circuit?

Natural frequency, also known as eigenfrequency, is the frequency at which a system tends to oscillate in the absence of any driving or damping force. The motion pattern of a system oscillating at its natural frequency is called the normal mode (if all parts of the system move sinusoidally with that same frequency).

### Why LC oscillators are not used at low frequencies?

The tuned or LC oscillators are not suitable at low-frequencies because the size of inductors and capacitors becomes very large. In these oscillators the single stage of the amplifier amplifies the input signal and produces a phase shift of 180o.

**Which oscillator is suitable for low frequency?**

An LFO is a secondary oscillator that operates at a significantly lower frequency (hence its name), typically below 20 Hz.

**Which of the following oscillator is suitable for low frequency?**

Wien-Bridge networks are low-frequency oscillators which are used to generate audio and sub-audio frequencies ranging between 20 Hz to 20 kHz.

## How do you determine frequency?

To calculate frequency, divide the number of times the event occurs by the length of time. Example: Anna divides the number of website clicks (236) by the length of time (one hour, or 60 minutes). She finds that she receives 3.9 clicks per minute.

## How do you find the frequency of a circuit?

The frequency of the voltage is symbolized by f and given by f = 1/T. In terms of ω, f = ω/2π, in hertz. Figure 22: A sinusoidal voltage (see text). The root-mean-square (rms) voltage of a sinusoidal source of electromotive force (Vrms) is used to characterize the source.

**How do you calculate natural frequency of oscillation?**

Natural Frequency Calculator

- Formula. f = sqrt ( k / m ) / 2*π
- Spring Constant (N/m)
- Mass of Spring (kg)

**Which oscillators are are preferred at high frequencies?**

LC oscillator has large Q factor describes the nature of oscillation. Higher Q factor, lower damped oscillations or sustained oscillations. Device having high Q factor has low rate of energy loss and produced sustained oscillations for long period of time. Hence LC oscillator preferred for high frequency oscillations.

### Which oscillator provides the most stable frequency?

Crystal Oscillator

Crystal Oscillator: A crystal oscillator is the most stable frequency oscillator. Advantages: The crystal oscillator is possible to obtain a very high precise and stable frequency of oscillators. It has very-low-frequency drift due to change in temperature and other parameters.

### Which one of the following circuit is most suitable as an oscillator at a frequency of 100 Hz Hartly oscillator Colpitts oscillator crystal oscillator Wein bridge oscillator?

Discussion Forum

Que. | Which one of the following circuits is most suitable as an oscillator at a frequency of 100Hz? |
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a. | Hartley oscillator |

b. | Colpitts oscillator |

c. | Crystal oscillator |

d. | Twin-T oscillator |

**Which of the following oscillator is used for high frequency generation?**

Hence, LC oscillators are used for the generation of high-frequency signals.

**How are frequency and period related?**

Frequency is the reciprocal of the period. The period is 5 seconds, so the frequency is 1/(5 s) = 0.20 Hz.