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Series and Parallel AC Circuits

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Capacitance

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Write an equation describing the precise mathematical relationship…

Inductor Transient Response

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Inductors have the exact opposite characteristics of capacitors.…

AC Inductor Circuits

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

Review of R, X, and Z (Resistance, Reactance and Impedance)

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Before we begin to explore the effects of resistors, inductors, and…

Rectifier/Filter Circuit

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

Time Constant Circuits

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Generally speaking, how many “time constants” worth of time does…

PN Junctions

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Magnetic Fields and Inductance

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

AC Power

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

Oscillator Circuits

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Time Constant Calculations

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Creating Custom Calibration Resistances

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Often in the course of designing and building electrical meter…

Resonance in Series-Parallel Circuits

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In simple reactive circuits with little or no resistance, the effects…

Passive Filter Circuits

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

Capacitors

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

Low-pass Filters

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By definition, a low-pass filter is a circuit offering easy passage to…

Magnetic Units of Measurement

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In electric circuits, the three basic quantities are voltage (E or V),…

Capacitors and Calculus

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

AC Motor Theory

Worksheets - Inductors

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

Series DC Circuits Practice Worksheet with Answers

Worksheets - Inductors

In this circuit, three resistors receive the same amount of current (4…

Low-pass Filters

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By definition, a low-pass filter is a circuit offering easy passage to…

LED Resistor Calculator

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An LED resistance calculator is perfect for when you have a single LED and need to know which resistor you should use.

Ohm’s Law (again!)

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A common phrase heard in reference to electrical safety goes something…

Electric Fields and Capacitance

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Introduction Whenever an electric voltage exists between two separated…

Active Filters

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Capacitance

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Write an equation describing the precise mathematical relationship…

Capacitor Types

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

Capacitor Impedance Calculator

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This tool calculates a capacitor's reactance for a given capacitance value and signal frequency.

AC Inductor Circuits

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

Introduction to Conductance and Conductors

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By now you should be well aware of the correlation between electrical…

Specific Resistance of Conductors

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Given two lengths of metal wire, which one will have the least…

Factors Affecting Inductance

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There are four basic factors of inductor construction determining the…

Series R, L, and C

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

Component Failure Analysis

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The job of a technician frequently entails…

Resistors

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Because the relationship between voltage, current, and resistance in…

High-pass Filters

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A high-pass filter’s task is just the opposite of a low-pass…

Series-Parallel DC Circuits

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Ohm’s Law

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

Precise Diode Circuits

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Switches, Process Actuated

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It is very important to keep in mind that the “normal”…

Resistors

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Shown here is the schematic symbol for a resistor: What is the purpose…

Magnetism

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A permanent magnet is a device that retains a magnetic field without…

The Common-emitter Amplifier

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At the beginning of this chapter, it illustrates how transistors could…

Harmonic Phase Sequences

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In the last section, we saw how the 3rd harmonic and all of its…

AC Bridge Circuits

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

Millman’s Theorem Revisited

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You may have wondered where we got that strange equation for the…

Linear Computational Circuitry

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The Antiderivative (Indefinite Integral)

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  Notice something important here: taking the derivative of f(x)…

Peak Detector

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A peak detector is a series connection of a diode and a…

Stepper Motor Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate the maximum speed, minimum time per step and maximum power of a stepper motor

From Electric to Electronic

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Introduction This third volume of the book series Lessons In Electric…

Parallel Circuit Rules

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Voltage Components in a parallel circuit share the same voltage:…

Rectifying Diodes

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Synchronous Counters

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What is a Synchronous Counter? A synchronous counter, in contrast to…

Single-phase Induction Motors

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A three-phase motor may be run from a single-phase power source.…

Node Voltage Method

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The node voltage method of analysis solves for unknown voltages at…

SPICE Models

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The SPICE circuit simulation program provides for modeling diodes in…

Series Circuit Rules

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Current Components in a series circuit share the same current: Itotal…

Thevenin-Norton Equivalencies

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Since Thevenin’s and Norton’s Theorems are two equally…