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Class A BJT Amplifiers

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Basic Ammeter Use

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Show how this ammeter would be connected to the light bulb circuit to…

Overcurrent Protection

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What hazards might be posed by a circuit with excessive current going…

Resistors

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

Voltmeter Design

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Suppose I were about to measure an unknown voltage with a manual-range…

Magnetic Units of Measurement

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In electric circuits, the three basic quantities are voltage (E or V),…

High Voltage Ohmmeters

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Most ohmmeters of the design shown in the previous section utilize a…

Bipolar Junction Transistors in Active Mode

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Ohm’s Law

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

Performance-Based Assessments for DC Circuit Competencies

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Basic Ohmmeter Use

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Explain how an ohmmeter is able to measure the resistance of a…

AC Motor Control Circuits

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Perhaps the most challenging aspect of interpreting ladder diagrams,…

Magnetic Units of Measurement

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If the burden of two systems of measurement for common quantities…

Make Your Own Multimeter

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

Ammeter Design

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What would happen to this meter movement, if connected directly to a…

Calculus for Electric Circuits

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

Ohmmeter Design

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Though mechanical ohmmeter (resistance meter) designs are rarely used…

Precision Potentiometer

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

Inverting and Noninverting OpAmp Voltage Amplifier Circuits

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Time Constant Circuits

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Generally speaking, how many “time constants” worth of time does…

Analysis Techniques for Series Parallel Resistor Circuits

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

Decibel Measurements

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During the early development of telephone technology, a unit was…

Power Quality Measurement

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

Parallel DC Circuits Practice Worksheet With Answers

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

Ammeter Design

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What would happen to this meter movement, if connected directly to a…

Thyristor Application Circuits

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PC Oscilloscope

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PARTS AND MATERIALS IBM-compatible personal computer with sound card,…

Autotransformers

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

Batteries

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If I wanted to build a battery-powered electric drill, would it be…

Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT) theory

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Bipolar Junction Transistors in Active Mode

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Kelvin (4-wire) Resistance Measurement

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Suppose we wished to measure the resistance of some component located…

Basic Ohmmeter Use

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Explain how an ohmmeter is able to measure the resistance of a…

Current Divider

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

Performance-Based Assessments for Analog Integrated Circuit Competencies

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Practical Power Factor Correction

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When the need arises to correct for poor power factor in an AC power…

Voltmeter Usage

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Multimeter, digital or analog Assorted batteries…

Voltage Divider

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

Precision Potentiometer

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

IGFET Amplifiers

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DC Circuit Equations and Laws

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Power Equation of Ohm’s Law and Joule’s Law    …

Review of R, X, and Z (Resistance, Reactance and Impedance)

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Before we begin to explore the effects of resistors, inductors, and…

Lock-out / Tag-out

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In this motor control circuit, how would you ensure that there is no…

Transistor Ratings and Packages (IGFET)

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Derivatives of Power Functions of e

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Example Derivatives of e Proportionality Constant When we say that a…

Basic Circuit Troubleshooting

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Determine if the light bulb will de-energize for each of the following…

Make Your Own Multimeter

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

Contributors (1)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Stepper Motors

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Stepper Motor vs Servo Motor A stepper motor is a…

Field-effect-controlled Thyristors

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Two relatively recent technologies designed to reduce the…

Octal and Hexadecimal to Decimal Conversion

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Although the prime intent of octal and hexadecimal numeration systems…

Karnaugh Maps, Truth Tables, and Boolean Expressions

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Who Developed the Karnaugh Map? Maurice Karnaugh, a…

Protective Relays

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A special type of relay is one that monitors the current, voltage,…

AC Generator Theory

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If an electric current is passed through this wire, which direction…

Signal Modulation

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A modern method of electrical power control involves inserting a…

Voltage Multipliers (Doublers, Triplers, Quadruplers, and More)

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A voltage multiplier is a specialized rectifier circuit…

Audio Oscillator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries Three NPN…

Practical Considerations - Inductors

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Inductors, like all electrical components, have limitations which must…

Waveguide Calculator (Circular)

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This tool calculates the cutoff frequency of a circular waveguide

Asynchronous Counters

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In the previous section, we saw a circuit using one J-K flip-flop that…