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Calculus for Electric Circuits

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

Resonance

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The Q factor of a series inductive circuit is given by the following…

Power Quality Measurement

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

Questions relating to project management

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Bipolar Junction Transistors in Active Mode

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TTL Logic Gates

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

Display Tubes

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In addition to performing tasks of amplification and switching, tubes…

Timer Circuits

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Safe Meter Usage

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Using an electrical meter safely and efficiently is perhaps the most…

Flip-Flop Circuits

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AC Power

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

Voltage Follower

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One NPN transistor—models 2N2222 or 2N3403…

BJT Amplifier Troubleshooting

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As an instructor of electronics, I am called upon frequently to help…

Performance-Based Assessments for DC Circuit Competencies

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Basic Voltmeter Use

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What will this voltmeter register when connected to a battery as shown…

Power Conversion Circuits

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Series and Parallel AC Circuits

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Mixed-Frequency Signals

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What is a harmonic frequency? If an oscillator circuit outputs a…

AC Voltmeters and Ammeters

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AC electromechanical meter movements come in two basic arrangements:…

AC Network Analysis

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Time Constant Circuits

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

Basic Logic Gate Troubleshooting

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

Flip-Flop Circuits

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More on Spectrum Analysis

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

Autotransformers

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

Performance-Based Assessments for Basic Electricity Competencies

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Frequency and Phase Measurement

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An important electrical quantity with no equivalent in DC circuits is…

DC Bridge Circuits

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Performance-Based Assessments for Network Analysis Competencies

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Positive Feedback OpAmp Circuits

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Zener Diodes

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Basic Electricity Worksheet

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

555 Ramp Generator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6 volt batteries One capacitor, 470 µF…

AC phase

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If we were to express the series-connected DC voltages as phasors…

Class B BJT Amplifiers

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Characteristic Impedance

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

Waveform Analysis

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

Ohm’s Law - How Voltage, Current, and Resistance Relate

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The first, and perhaps most important, the relationship between…

DC Metrology

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Define the following metrological terms: • Uncertainty • Accuracy…

Ammeter Design

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

Active-mode Operation (BJT)

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When a transistor is in the fully-off state (like an open switch), it…

Boolean Arithmetic

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Let us begin our exploration of Boolean algebra by adding numbers…

Complex Vector Addition

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If vectors with uncommon angles are added, their magnitudes (lengths)…

Thyristors

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Contributors (14)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Make Your Own Multimeter

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

Sensitive Voltage Detector

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PARTS AND MATERIALS High-quality “closed-cup” audio…

Thermoelectricity

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Length of bare (uninsulated) copper wire Length of…

Boolean Rules for Simplification

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Boolean algebra finds its most practical use in the simplification of…

Octal and Hexadecimal to Decimal Conversion

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Although the prime intent of octal and hexadecimal numeration systems…

EIRP Calculator

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A helpful tool for computing the Effective Isotropic Radiated Power (EIRP) of an antenna

Time Constant Calculations

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A 50-Ohm Cable?

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Early in my explorations of electricity, I came across a length of…

Potentiometric Voltmeter

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6 volt batteries One potentiometer, single…

Insulated Gate Field-Effect Transistors

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Introduction to Digital Integrated Circuits

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Digital circuits are circuits dealing with signals restricted to the…

Step-up and Step-down Transformers

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So far, we’ve observed simulations of transformers where the…

Voltage Regulation

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As we saw in a few SPICE analyses earlier in this chapter, the output…

What Is the Skin Effect?

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The Skin Depth of Copper in Electrical Engineering As previously…

Electromagnetism Experiment

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 6-volt battery Magnetic compass Small permanent…