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Textbook Problem

While discussing the DC-DC converter used in most hybrids: Technician A says that it changes some of the DC voltage from the battery module to an AC voltage for the electric motors. Technician B says that it provides the power to operate the car’s 12-volt electrical system and accessories. Who is correct?

a. Technician A only

b. Technician B only

c. Both A and B

d. Neither A nor B

To determine

While discussing the DC-DC converter used in most hybrids: The technician with correct approach.

Explanation

Given:

Technician A says that it changes some of the DC voltage from the battery module to an AC voltage for the electric motors.

Technicians B say that it provides the power to operate the car’s 12-volt electrical system and accessories.

A DC-DC converter is used to convert one source of direct current into different levels of voltages. All hybrid vehicles use a battery to charge the electrical motor...

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