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Sources of Electricity

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What is the difference between DC and AC electricity? Identify some…

Voltage, Current, and Resistance

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Voltage is commonly defined as “electrical pressure.” The unit of…

Regulated Power Sources

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Energy, Work, and Power

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

AC Power

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

Design Project: Power Inverter

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A common topology for DC-AC power converter circuits uses a pair of…

Power Calculations

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When calculating the power dissipation of resistive components, use…

Sources of Electricity

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What is the difference between DC and AC electricity? Identify some…

Special-purpose Diodes

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Schottky diodes Schottky diodes are constructed of a metal-to-N…

Power Sources

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There are many different types of power sources, and here some of the…

Transformer—Power Supply

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Power transformer, 120VAC step-down to 12VAC,…

Radicals

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Definition of a Radical Given the expression where “x” is…

Minterm vs Maxterm Solution

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So far we have been finding Sum-Of-Product (SOP) solutions to logic…

Metric Prefixes and Unit Conversions

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Metric Prefixes   Yotta = 1024 Symbol: Y Zetta = 1021 Symbol: Z…

Electrical Transients

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This chapter explores the response of capacitors and inductors to…

AC Resistor Circuits (Inductive)

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Instantaneous Values in AC Circuits Pure resistive AC circuit:…

Contributors (13)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Special Transformers and Applications

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Impedance Matching Because transformers can step voltage and current…

Vol IV. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Meter Check of a Diode

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The Functionality of Diode Polarity Being able to determine the…

Contact “Normal” State and Make/Break Sequence

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Any kind of switch contact can be designed so that the contacts…

Thevenin-Norton Equivalencies

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

AC Network Analysis

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The common-drain Amplifier (JFET)

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Boolean Algebraic Properties

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Another type of mathematical identity, called a “property”…

4-wire Resistance Measurement

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 6-volt battery Electromagnet made from experiment…

Conversion From Decimal Numeration

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Because octal and hexadecimal numeration systems have bases that are…

Switches, Hand Actuated

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A switch is an electrical component that can “make” or…

Basic Logic Gates

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Identify the type of logic gate shown in this schematic diagram, and…

Introduction to Bipolar Junction Transistors (BJT)

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The invention of the bipolar transistor in 1948 ushered in a…

Harmonic Phase Sequences

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