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Sources of Electricity

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

AC Lab - Using a Transformer to Build a 12 VAC Power Supply

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In this hands-on AC electronics experiment, build a 12 V alternating current (AC) power supply using a step-down transformer and learn about transformer operation and the purpose of tapped windings.

Speed Distance Time Calculator

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This calculator will solve for either distance, time, or speed given two of the three parameters.

How to Calculate Power in a Series and Parallel Circuit

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When calculating the power dissipation of resistive components, we can…

Special-purpose Diodes

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

Regulated Power Sources

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

Voltage, Current, and Resistance

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

Design Project: Power Inverter

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

Sources of Electricity

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

Electrical Energy Calculator

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This calculator will determine the instantaneous energy, sustained energy, and power consumed by an electrical system given two of the three electrical parameters (voltage, current, or resistance) and the time.

Lenz’s Law and Faraday’s Law Calculator

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This calculator uses Faraday's and Lenz's laws to calculate the magnitude and polarity of the induced electromotive force (EMF) caused by a change in magnetic flux through a closed-loop coil.

Power Sources

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

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…

Characteristic Impedance

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

Programmable Logic Technology

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Define the following acronyms as they apply to digital logic circuits:…

Logic Simplification With Karnaugh Maps

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The logic simplification examples that we have done so far could have…

Microcontroller Principles

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Read the following quotation, and then research the term…

Series and Parallel Inductors

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

Nonlinear OpAmp Circuits

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

Intro Lab - Ohm’s Law

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Project Overview This project employs all of the skills…

Band-stop Filters

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How to Create a Band-stop Filter? Also called band-elimination,…

Connectors

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An electrical connector, is an electro-mechanical device used to join…

Contributors (6)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Passive Integrator and Differentiator Circuits

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

Millman’s Theorem

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In Millman’s Theorem, the circuit is re-drawn as a parallel…

Building a Differential Amplifier

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Differential Op-Amp Circuits An op-amp with no feedback is already a…

Introduction to AC Motors

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After the introduction of the DC electrical distribution system by…

Amplifier Circuits

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Note, Q3 and Q4 in the figure below are complementary, NPN and PNP…

Intro Lab - A Simple Lighting Circuit

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, you will build a battery-operated circuit with a light and learn about open and short circuit failures.

Encoders and Decoders

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

A Binary Adder

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Suppose we wanted to build a device that could add two binary bits…

Electric Shock

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It is sometimes said regarding electrical safety that, Ït’s not the…

T-Match Impedance Matching Circuits

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A tool designed to compute the values to be used in a T-match Impedance Circuit