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Analysis Techniques for Series Parallel Resistor Circuits

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Guidelines to Series-Parallel Combination Circuit Analysis The goal of…

Resistors Types

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These are the most common types of resistors available. Resistors…

Building Series-Parallel Resistor Circuits

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Once again, when building battery/resistor circuits, the student or…

Wire-by-Number project kit introduction

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

Inductance

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

Insulator Breakdown Voltage

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The atoms in insulating materials have very tightly-bound electrons,…

Thevenin’s, Norton’s, and Maximum Power Transfer Theorems

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Suppose a 12 volt lead-acid battery has an internal resistance of 20…

Component Modeling

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

Radio Circuits

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

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.

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

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

AC Circuit Equations

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Inductive Reactance     Capacitive Reactance    …

Precision Potentiometer

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two single-turn, linear-taper potentiometers, 5…

Resistor Color Codes

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Try out our Resistor Color Code Calculator in our Tools section.…

Intermediate Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

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

Voltage and Current Calculations

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There’s a sure way to calculate any of the values in a reactive…

Ohm’s Law

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

Component Failure Analysis

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The job of a technician frequently entails…

Positive Feedback OpAmp Circuits

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

Passive Filter Circuits

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

Temperature Coefficient of Resistance

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You might have noticed on the table for specific resistances that all…

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.

Practical Considerations - Capacitors

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Capacitors, like all electrical components, have limitations that must…

Active Versus Passive Devices

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Passive Devices Components incapable of controlling current by means…

Noise Figure Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate the noise figure of cascaded amplifiers

Voltage Regulation

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As we saw in a few SPICE analyses earlier in this chapter, the output…

Ohmmeter Usage

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Parts and Materials Multimeter, digital or analog Assorted resistors…

Voltage Divider

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

Integrator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6 volt batteries Operational amplifier, model…

Special-purpose Batteries

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Mercury Standard Cell Back in the early days of electrical measurement…

Basic Electromagnetic Relays

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

Transistor Ratings and Packages (BJT)

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Like all electrical and electronic components, transistors are limited…

Other Specialized Motors

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

Shift Registers: Parallel-in, Serial-out (PISO) Conversion

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Parallel-in/ serial-out shift registers do everything that the…

Sound Cancellation

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Low-voltage AC power supply Two audio speakers…

Encoders and Decoders

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What does it mean, in general terms, to encode something? Conversely,…

Three-phase Transformer Circuits

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Since three-phase is used so often for power distribution systems, it…

Series and Parallel Inductors

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When inductors are connected in series, the total inductance is the…

What is a Series-Parallel Circuit?

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With simple series circuits, all components are connected end-to-end…

Electric Fields and Capacitance

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Introduction Whenever an electric voltage exists between two separated…

Temperature Coefficient of Resistance

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You might have noticed on the table for specific resistances that all…

RF Power Conversion Calculator

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

Electron Versus Conventional Flow

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In this electrical circuit, trace the direction of current through the…

Sequences

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Arithmetic Sequences An arithmetic sequence is a series of numbers…