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Capacitors

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

Performance-Based Assessments for DC Circuit Competencies

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Creating Custom Calibration Resistances

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Often in the course of designing and building electrical meter…

Inductors

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! A 5 H inductor is subjected to an electric…

Inductor Transient Response

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Inductors have the exact opposite characteristics of capacitors.…

Ohm’s Law Practice Worksheet With Answers

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Define the following terms: energy, work, and power.

Switch Contact Design

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A switch can be constructed with any mechanism bringing two conductors…

Passive Filter Circuits

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In very simple, qualitative terms, rate the impedance of capacitors…

Radio Circuits

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(a) Crystal radio. (b) Modulated RF at antenna. (c) Rectified RF at…

AC Bridge Circuits

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As we saw with DC measurement circuits, the circuit configuration…

Power Conversion Circuits

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

Induction Motor

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PARTS AND MATERIALS AC power source: 120VAC Capacitor, 3.3 µF…

AC Power

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If a sinusoidal voltage is applied to an impedance with a phase angle…

Open-Loop OpAmp Circuits

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Determine what the magnitude and polarity of the voltmeter’s…

AC Inductor Circuits

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Resistors vs. Inductors Inductors do not behave the same way as…

Input and Output Coupling

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To overcome the challenge of creating necessary DC bias voltage for an…

Impedance

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

Rectifier/Filter Circuit

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Low-voltage AC power supply Bridge rectifier pack…

Capacitor Charge and Time Constant Calculator

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This calculator computes for the capacitor charge time and energy, given the supply voltage and the added series resistance.

Inductor Sizing Equation

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The Inductance Formula     Wheeler’s formulas for…

Ohm’s Law

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For a given amount of water pressure, which will flow a greater rate…

Parallel Resistor-Inductor Circuits

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Let’s take the same components for our series example circuit…

Variable Inductor

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Paper tube, from a toilet-paper roll Bar of iron…

Building Simple Resistor Circuits

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In the course of learning about electricity, you will want to…

Complex Circuits

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What do we do if we come across a circuit more complex than the simple…

CMOS 555 Long Duration Red LED Flasher

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two AAA Batteries Battery Clip (Radio Shack…

Simple Parallel Circuits

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On this page, we’ll outline the three principles you should…

Inductance

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! One of the fundamental principles of…

Design Project: Sensitive Microphone Amplifier

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Identify which direction each potentiometer wiper must move in this…

Series R, L, and C

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Let’s take the following example circuit and analyze it:  …

Active Versus Passive Devices

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Passive Devices Components incapable of controlling current by means…

Wire-by-Number project kit introduction

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Wire-by-Number project: simple voltage divider Description: Build a…

Positive Feedback OpAmp Circuits

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

Power Calculations

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When calculating the power dissipation of resistive components, use…

Capacitance Calculator

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This calculates the capacitance of a capacitor based on its charge, Q, and its voltage, V, according to the formula, C=Q/V.

Active Loads in Amplifier Circuits

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We know that the current in a series circuit may be calculated with…

Time Constant Circuits

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

Basic AC-DC Power Supplies

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

Component Modeling

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When plotted on a curve tracer, the characteristic curve for a normal…

Correct use of Ohm’s Law

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Reminders When Using Ohm’s Law One of the most common mistakes…

Vol I. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

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Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Nonlinear Resistance

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Calculator (or pencil and paper for doing…

Biasing Techniques (BJT)

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In the common-emitter section of this chapter, we saw a SPICE analysis…

Regulated Power Sources

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

Passive Integrator and Differentiator Circuits

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! Calculus is a branch of mathematics that…

AC Motor Theory

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Electromechanical watt-hour meters use an aluminum disk that is spun…

Control Circuits

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T-Pad Attenuator Calculator

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This calculator helps you determine the values of the resistors R1 and R2 to be used for a T-pad attenuator.

Non-Inverting Op-Amp Resistor Calculator

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This calculator determines the bias and feedback of resistors for a non-inverting Op-Amp

RF Power Conversion Calculator

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A tool designed to convert RF power from watts to decibels and vice versa

Biasing Techniques (JFET)

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Slope (integrating) ADC

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So far, we’ve only been able to escape the sheer volume of…

Transistors, Hybrid

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In essence, the IGFET controls the base current of a BJT, which…

Contact “Bounce”

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When a switch is actuated and contacts touch one another under the…

JFET Quirks

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Safe Meter Usage

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Using an electrical meter safely and efficiently is perhaps the most…

Voltage Divider Circuits

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

MESFETs

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Protective Relay Circuits

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Protective relays are special power-sensing devices whose job it is to…