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Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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Contributors (8)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Design Project: Audio Power Amplifier

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Explain how the microphone in your amplifier works. How, exactly, does…

AC Circuit Equations

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Inductive reactance Capacitive reactance Impedance in relation to R…

AC Resistor Circuits (Inductive)

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Pure resistive AC circuit: resistor voltage and current are in phase.…

The Common-drain Amplifier (IGFET)

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Active-mode Operation (BJT)

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When a transistor is in the fully-off state (like an open switch), it…

Biasing Techniques (IGFET)

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Power Conversion Circuits

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Don’t just sit there! Build something!! Learning to mathematically…

Performance-Based Assessments for DC Circuit Competencies

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Voltage and Current in a Practical Circuit

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Because it takes energy to force charge to flow against the opposition…

Latch Circuits

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What do you think this logic buffer gate will do, with the output…

Design Project: Pulse-Width Modulation (PWM) Signal Generator

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What shape of voltage waveform would you expect to measure (using an…

Waveguides

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A waveguide is a special form of transmission line consisting of a…

Ohm’s Law - How Voltage, Current, and Resistance Relate

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The first, and perhaps most important, the relationship between…

The Importance of Electrical Safety

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With this lesson, I hope to avoid a common mistake found in…

Potentiometer as a Rheostat

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Learning Objectives Rheostat use Wiring a potentiometer as a rheostat…

Operational Amplifier Models

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While mention of operational amplifiers typically provokes visions of…

Radicals

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Definition of a radical When people talk of a “square root,”…

IGFET Amplifiers

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Don’t just sit there! Build something!! Learning to mathematically…

Contact “Normal” State and Make/Break Sequence

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Any kind of switch contact can be designed so that the contacts…

Fundamentals of SPICE programming

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Programming a circuit simulation with SPICE is much like programming…

Valence and Crystal Structure

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Valence: The electrons in the outermost shell, or valence shell, are…

Pi Attenuator Calculator

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This calculator helps you determine the values of the resistors R1 and R2 to be used for a Pi Attenuator.

L-Match Impedance Matching Circuits

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This calculator is designed to compute for the parameters needed to design a L-Match Impedance Circuit

Quantum Physics

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“I think it is safe to say that no one understands quantum…

Hysteresis

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Thyristors are a class of semiconductor components exhibiting…

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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Many electronic circuits use what is called a split or a dual power…

Electrical Isolation

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SPICE analysis of Electrical Isolation Aside from the ability to…

Voltage Multipliers (Doublers, Triplers, Quadruplers, and More)

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A voltage multiplier is a specialized rectifier circuit…

Timer Circuits

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Don’t just sit there! Build something!! Learning to analyze digital…

Series Resistor-Inductor Circuits

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In the previous section, we explored what would happen in simple…

Unit Conversion Calculator

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Convert to and from different units of length, weight, power, temperature and torque

Inductors and Calculus

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Inductors do not have a stable “resistance” as conductors…

Digital Logic Functions

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We can construct simple logic functions for our hypothetical lamp…

Overcurrent Protection

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What hazards might be posed by a circuit with excessive current going…

Digital Logic With Feedback

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With simple gate and combinational logic circuits, there is a definite…

Temperature Converter

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Convert between Celsius, Fahrenheit and Kelvin

Basic Electricity Worksheet

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What is the purpose of the switch shown in this schematic diagram?

Design Project: Audio Tone Control

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Suppose you were installing a high-power stereo system in your car,…

Waveguide Calculator (Circular)

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This tool calculates the cutoff frequency of a circular waveguide