Which of the following is an ohmic conductor?

A) Germanium
B) Silicon
C) Carbon
D) Silver

The correct option is D) Silver.

An ohmic conductor is defined as a two-terminal device in which the voltage or current characteristics have a straight line passing through the origin.

Silver, copper wire, metals are the examples of ohmic conductors.

Difference between Ohmic and non-Ohmic conductor:

  • Ohmic conductors obey Ohm’s law whereas non-ohmic conductors don’t.
  • Resistors are Ohmic while semiconductors are non-ohmic.

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