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Passive Integrator and Differentiator Circuits

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

Voltmeter Usage

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Multimeter, digital or analog Assorted batteries…

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Standing Waves and Resonance

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Whenever there is a mismatch of impedance between transmission line…

Example Circuits and Netlists

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The following circuits are pre-tested netlists for SPICE 2g6, complete…

The Junction Field-effect Transistor (JFET) as a Switch

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Like its bipolar cousin, the field-effect transistor may be used as an…

Basic Oscilloscope Operation

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An oscilloscope is a very useful piece of electronic test equipment.…

Logic Signal Voltage Levels

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Input Voltages for Logic Gates Logic gate circuits are designed to…

Basic Electricity Worksheet

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

Basic Troubleshooting Strategies

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A chandelier has five light bulbs in it, and one of them is not…

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

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

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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Just as devices have been made to measure certain physical quantities…

Autotransformers

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How much voltage is there between the following pairs of points in…

Ohm’s Law Practice Worksheet With Answers

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

Parallel DC Circuits Practice Worksheet With Answers

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In this circuit, three resistors receive the same amount of voltage…

AC Waveforms

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Radio waves are comprised of oscillating electric and magnetic fields,…

CMOS Gate Circuitry

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Up until this point, our analysis of transistor logic circuits has…

555 Hysteretic Oscillator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One 9V Battery Battery Clip (Radio Shack catalog #…

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

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Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

PWM Power Controller

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6 volt batteries One capacitor, 100 µF…

An Electric Pendulum

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

Special Diodes

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

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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

Battery Construction

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The word battery simply means a group of similar components. In…

Capacitance

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Write an equation describing the precise mathematical relationship…

DC Mesh Current Analysis

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

Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

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Passive Integrator and Differentiator Circuits

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

Design Project: DC Voltage Regulator

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It may seem difficult to even start on a project such as this, with no…

Series DC Circuits Practice Worksheet with Answers

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

Algebraic Equation Manipulation for Electric Circuits

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The electrical resistance of a conductor at any temperature may be…

Superposition Theorem

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Superposition theorem is one of those strokes of genius that takes a…

Resistors

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

SPICE Models

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The SPICE circuit simulation program provides for modeling diodes in…

Bipolar Junction Transistors in Active Mode

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

555 Monostable Multivibrator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One 9V Battery Battery Clip (Radio Shack catalog #…

Half-wave Rectifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Low-voltage AC power supply (6-volt output) 6-volt…

Op-Amp Voltage and Gain Calculator

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A calculator for computing the gain and output voltage of an operational amplifier

Junction field-effect transistors (JFET)

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

Characteristic Impedance

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Note the “50 ohm” rating printed on the jacket of the cable. What…

Introduction to Solid-state Device Theory

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This chapter will cover the physics behind the operation of…

Early Tube History

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Thomas Edison, that prolific American inventor, is often credited with…

Branch Current Method

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The first and most straightforward network analysis technique is…

Design Project: DC Voltage Regulator

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It may seem difficult to even start on a project such as this, with no…

Voltage and Current

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As was previously mentioned, we need more than just a continuous path…

Wires and Connections

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Older electrical schematics showed connecting wires crossing, while…

Fuses

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Normally, the ampacity rating of a conductor is a circuit design…

Inductance, Reactance, and Admittance Calculator

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This calculator gives the reactance and admittance of an inductor or the inductance given the reactance of an inductor

Algebraic Substitution for Electric Circuits

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There are two basic Ohm’s Law equations: one relating voltage,…

More on Spectrum Analysis

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Computerized Fourier analysis, particularly in the form of the FFT…

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

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

Contributors (16)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Factoring Equivalencies

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Factoring Identities :   a2 - b2 = (a + b) (a - b) a2 + 2ab + b2…

Vol V. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Microstrip Max Current Calculator

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A calculator for solving the maximum current a microstrip can handle.

Design Project: DC Motor

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The armature windings of your DC motor will have very low resistance.…

Time Constant Circuits

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

Make Your Own Multimeter

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Sensitive meter movement (Radio Shack catalog #…

Emergency Response

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Despite lock-out/tag-out procedures and multiple repetitions of…

Differential Equations

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As opposed to normal equations where the solution is a number, a…