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Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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Most AC motors are induction motors. Induction motors are favored due…

What is Alternating Current (AC)?

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Most students of electricity begin their study with what is known as…

AC Commutator Motors

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Charles Proteus Steinmetz’s first job after arriving in America…

Intermediate Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

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As an electric current is passed through a coil of wire, it creates a…

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Other Specialized Motors

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Shaded Pole Induction Motor An easy way to provide starting torque to…

Reluctance Motor

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The variable reluctance motor is based on the principle that an…

Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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Wound Rotor Induction Motors

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A wound rotor induction motor has a stator like a squirrel cage…

Polyphase Power Systems

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Explain the difference between a balanced polyphase system and an…

Practical Power Factor Correction

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When the need arises to correct for poor power factor in an AC power…

Ohmmeter Usage

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Parts and Materials Multimeter, digital or analog Assorted resistors…

CMOS Logic Gates

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Counting practice: count from zero to thirty-one in binary, octal, and…

DC Circuit Equations and Laws

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Power Equation of Ohm’s Law and Joule’s Law    …

Coil Inductance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the inductance of a coil.

Circuits and the Speed of Light

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Suppose we had a simple one-battery, one-lamp circuit controlled by a…

Capacitors

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Identify some of the different types of capacitors, and their…

Capacitor Types

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A capacitor is a passive two-terminal electronic component that…

DC Motor Control Circuits

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How is it possible to electrically measure the torque output by a…

Creating Custom Calibration Resistances

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Often in the course of designing and building electrical meter…

An Electric Pendulum

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Capacitors store energy in the form of an electric field, and…

Voltage Divider Circuits

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

Series and Parallel Component Equivalent Values

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Series and Parallel Resistances     Series and Parallel…

Boolean Arithmetic

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Let us begin our exploration of Boolean algebra by adding numbers…

True, Reactive, and Apparent Power

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Reactive Power We know that reactive loads such as inductors and…

Design Project: Arbitrary Waveform Generator

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What, exactly, is an arbitrary waveform generator, and for what…

Batteries

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If I wanted to build a battery-powered electric drill, would it be…

Circuit With a Switch

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 6-volt battery Low-voltage incandescent lamp…

Magnetic Fields and Inductance

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Whenever electrons flow through a conductor, a magnetic field will…