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Analog-to-Digital Conversion

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The circuit shown here is a four-bit analog-to-digital converter…

Autotransformers

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

Performance-Based Assessments for Network Analysis Competencies

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Insulated Gate Field-Effect Transistors

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

Analog and Digital Signals

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Instrumentation is a field of study and work centering on measurement…

Multimeters

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Seeing as how a common meter movement can be made to function as a…

Design Project: Signal Generator

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Explain the principle of operation for the particular integrated…

Peak, Average, and RMS Measurements

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How is it possible to assign a fixed value of voltage or current (such…

Peak Detector

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

Passive Integrator and Differentiator Circuits

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

Current Divider

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

Musical Keyboard as a Signal Generator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Electronic “keyboard” (musical)…

DC Metrology

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Define the following metrological terms: • Uncertainty • Accuracy…

Simultaneous Equations for Circuit Analysis

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Solve this equation for the value of x: x + 5 = 8 How many exact…

OpAmp Oscillator Circuits

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

Ohm’s Law

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

Oscillator Circuits

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

Power Quality Measurement

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It used to be with large AC power systems that “power…

Millman’s Theorem

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

Wire-by-Number project kit introduction

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

Series-Parallel DC Circuits

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

Specific Resistance

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Designing Wire Resistance Conductor ampacity rating is a crude…

Digital Codes

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Counting practice: count from zero to thirty-one in binary, octal, and…

Resistivity Calculator

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This calculator calculates the resistivity of a component based on its resistance value, length, and cross-sectional area.

Series-parallel R, L, and C

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Now that we’ve seen how series and parallel AC circuit analysis…

Nonlinear Conduction

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“Advances are made by answering questions. Discoveries are made…

Active Loads in Amplifier Circuits

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We know that the current in a series circuit may be calculated with…

Simple Circuits

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

Regulated Power Sources

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Multiplexers

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A multiplexer, abbreviated mux, is a device that has multiple inputs…

Simple Combination Lock

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 4001 quad NOR gate (Radio Shack catalog #…

Voltage/Current Converter OpAmp Circuits

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

Design Project: Arbitrary Waveform Generator

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What, exactly, is an arbitrary waveform generator, and for what…

Electrical Signal Types

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With BogusBus, our signals were very simple and straightforward: each…

Contributors (3)

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<p> Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological…

Integrator

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

Network Protocols

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Aside from the issues of the physical network (signal types and…

Electromagnetic Induction

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While Oersted’s surprising discovery of electromagnetism paved…

The R/2nR DAC: Binary-Weighted-Input Digital-to-Analog Converter

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What Is a R/2nR DAC Circuit? The R/2nR DAC circuit, otherwise known as…

Advanced Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! Electronic power conversion circuits known…

How to Build a Current Mirror Circuit

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PARTS AND MATERIALS   Two NPN transistors—models 2N2222 or…

Peak to Peak Voltage Calculator (VP-P)

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This calculator shows the peak-to-peak voltage (VP-P) value from the peak voltage, RMS voltage, or average voltage.

Non-right Triangle Trigonometry

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The Law of Sines (for any triangle) The Law of Cosines (for any…

Electromagnetic Induction

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While Oersted’s surprising discovery of electromagnetism paved…

Basic Electromagnetic Relays

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

Resistance, Reactance, and Impedance

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What will happen to the brightness of the light bulb as the iron core…

Wire Types and Sizes

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Most electrical wire is covered in a rubber or plastic coating called…

What is a Meter?

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A meter is any device built to accurately detect and display an…

AC Capacitor Circuits

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Capacitors Vs. Resistors Capacitors do not behave the same as…

Contributors (10)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Electric Shock Data

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The table of electric currents and their various bodily effects was…

TTL NOR and OR gates

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TTL Circuit Analysis Let’s examine the following TTL circuit and…

The Importance of Electrical Safety

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With this lesson, I hope to avoid a common mistake found in…

Vol IV. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Thevenin-Norton Equivalencies

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

Network Topology

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Point-to-Point Connecting two digital devices with a network, would…

What are “Series” and “Parallel” Circuits?

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Circuits consisting of just one battery and one load resistance are…

Some Examples with AC Circuits

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Let’s connect three AC voltage sources in series and use complex…

The Pentode

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Another strategy for addressing the problem of secondary electrons…

Common Antiderivatives

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