9780766819177

Electircity 1

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  • ISBN13:

    9780766819177

  • ISBN10:

    0766819175

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 12/14/2000
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
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Summary

Electricity 1: Devices, Circuits and Materials, 7th Edition introduces readers to basic electron theory and electron movement, as well as direct current series circuits, parallel circuits, and series-parallel circuits. Numerous circuit diagrams appear throughout the book, along with photographs of electrical devices and materials. This edition also features several new sample problems to illustrate troubleshooting methods, plus new unit summaries and more extensive review questions. A thorough section on electrical energy and power is also included. The uniquely reader-friendly presentation style, and comprehensive updating in accordance with current National Electrical Code? provisions, makes this edition ideal for a first-course in basic electricity, house wiring, or commercial installations.

Table of Contents

Preface vii
Introduction
1(4)
Electron Theory and Ohm's Law
5(8)
Series Circuits
13(6)
Parallel Circuits
19(8)
Series-Parallel Circuits
27(8)
Electrical Energy and Power
35(6)
Batteries
41(10)
Electrical Conductors and Wire Sizes
51(8)
Voltage Drop Across Conductors
59(6)
Summary Review of Units 1--9
65(8)
Magnets and Magnetic Fields
73(6)
Electromagnetism
79(6)
Generation of Electromotive Force
85(10)
Direct-Current Motor Principles
95(6)
Summary Review of Units 11--14
101(4)
Typical Bell Circuits
105(8)
Switch Control of Lighting Circuits
113(10)
Wiring Materials
123(22)
Remote Control Systems for Lighting Circuits
145(8)
Summary Review of Units 16--19
153(6)
Appendix 159(2)
Glossary 161(2)
Index 163

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