DC Circuits | |

Components, Quantities, and Units | p. 2 |

Electrical Components and Measuring Instruments | p. 4 |

Electrical and Magnetic Units | p. 9 |

Scientific Notation | p. 10 |

Engineering Notation and Metric Prefixes | p. 15 |

Metric Unit Conversions | p. 18 |

Voltage, Current, and Resistance in Electric Circuits | p. 26 |

Atoms | p. 28 |

Electrical Charge | p. 32 |

Voltage | p. 34 |

Current | p. 37 |

Resistance | p. 39 |

The Electric Circuit | p. 48 |

Basic Circuit Measurements | p. 55 |

Electrical Safety | p. 62 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 65 |

Ohm's Law, Energy, and Power | p. 78 |

Ohm's Law | p. 80 |

Application of Ohm's Law | p. 84 |

Energy and Power | p. 90 |

Power in an Electric Circuit | p. 93 |

The Power Rating of Resistors | p. 96 |

Energy Conversion and Voltage Drop in a Resistance | p. 100 |

Power Supplies | p. 101 |

Introduction to Troubleshooting | p. 103 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 106 |

Series Circuits | p. 120 |

Resistors in Series | p. 122 |

Current in a Series Circuit | p. 124 |

Total Series Resistance | p. 126 |

Ohm's Law in Series Circuits | p. 130 |

Voltage Sources in Series | p. 135 |

Kirchhoff's Voltage Law | p. 137 |

Voltage Dividers | p. 141 |

Power in a Series Circuit | p. 148 |

Circuit Ground | p. 150 |

Troubleshooting | p. 154 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 158 |

Parallel Circuits | p. 174 |

Resistors in Parallel | p. 176 |

Voltage in Parallel Circuits | p. 179 |

Kirchhoff's Current Law | p. 180 |

Total Parallel Resistance | p. 184 |

Ohm's Law in Parallel Circuits | p. 191 |

Current Dividers | p. 195 |

Power in Parallel Circuits | p. 199 |

Troubleshooting | p. 201 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 205 |

Series-Parallel Circuits | p. 222 |

Identifying Series-Parallel Relationships | p. 224 |

Analysis of Series-Parallel Circuits | p. 229 |

Voltage Dividers with Resistive Loads | p. 237 |

Loading Effect of a Voltmeter | p. 242 |

The Wheatstone Bridge | p. 245 |

Thevenin's Theorem | p. 250 |

The Superposition Theorem | p. 262 |

Troubleshooting | p. 264 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 269 |

Magnetism and Electromagnetism | p. 288 |

The Magnetic Field | p. 290 |

Electromagnetism | p. 294 |

Electromagnetic Devices | p. 300 |

Magnetic Hysteresis | p. 304 |

Electromagnetic Induction | p. 306 |

Applications of Electromagnetic Induction | p. 310 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 314 |

Ac Circuits | |

Introduction to Alternating Current and Voltage | p. 324 |

The Sine Wave | p. 326 |

Sinusoidal Voltage Sources | p. 331 |

Voltage and Current Values of Sine Waves | p. 335 |

Angular Measurement of a Sine Wave | p. 339 |

The Sine Wave Formula | p. 343 |

Ohm's Law and Kirchhoff's Laws in AC Circuits | p. 346 |

Superimposed DC and AC Voltages | p. 348 |

Nonsinusoidal Waveforms | p. 350 |

The Oscilloscope | p. 357 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 364 |

Capacitors | p. 380 |

The Basic Capacitor | p. 382 |

Types of Capacitors | p. 389 |

Series Capacitors | p. 395 |

Parallel Capacitors | p. 399 |

Capacitors in DC Circuits | p. 401 |

Capacitors in AC Circuits | p. 409 |

Capacitor Applications | p. 415 |

Testing Capacitors | p. 419 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 422 |

RC Circuits | p. 438 |

Sinusoidal Response of RC Circuits | p. 440 |

Impedance and Phase Angle of Series RC Circuits | p. 441 |

Analysis of Series RC Circuits | p. 443 |

Impedance and Phase Angle of Parallel RC Circuits | p. 450 |

Analysis of Parallel RC Circuits | p. 453 |

Series-Parallel Analysis | p. 458 |

Power in RC Circuits | p. 463 |

Basic Applications | p. 467 |

Troubleshooting | p. 477 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 482 |

Inductors | p. 500 |

The Basic Inductor | p. 502 |

Types of Inductors | p. 507 |

Series Inductors | p. 508 |

Parallel Inductors | p. 509 |

Inductors in DC Circuits | p. 511 |

Inductors in AC Circuits | p. 521 |

Inductor Applications | p. 527 |

Testing Inductors | p. 528 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 529 |

RL Circuits | p. 540 |

Sinusoidal Response of RL Circuits | p. 542 |

Impedance and Phase Angle of Series RL Circuits | p. 543 |

Analysis of Series RL Circuits | p. 545 |

Impedance and Phase Angle of Parallel RL Circuits | p. 550 |

Analysis of Parallel RL Circuits | p. 553 |

Series-Parallel Analysis | p. 556 |

Power in RL Circuits | p. 559 |

Basic Applications | p. 563 |

Troubleshooting | p. 569 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 574 |

RLC Circuits and Resonance | p. 588 |

Impedance and Phase Angle of Series RLC Circuits | p. 590 |

Analysis of Series RLC Circuits | p. 591 |

Series Resonance | p. 596 |

Series Resonant Filters | p. 603 |

Parallel RLC Circuits | p. 612 |

Parallel Resonance | p. 617 |

Parallel Resonant Filters | p. 625 |

Applications | p. 631 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 634 |

Transformers | p. 646 |

Mutual Inductance | p. 648 |

The Basic Transformer | p. 649 |

Step-Up Transformers | p. 653 |

Step-Down Transformers | p. 654 |

Loading the Secondary | p. 655 |

Reflected Load | p. 657 |

Matching the Load and Source Resistances | p. 660 |

The Transformer as an Isolation Device | p. 663 |

Nonideal Transformer Characteristics | p. 664 |

Other Types of Transformers | p. 667 |

Troubleshooting | p. 671 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 674 |

Pulse Response of Reactive Circuits | p. 686 |

The RC Integrator | p. 688 |

Single-Pulse Response of RC Integrators | p. 689 |

Repetitive-Pulse Response of RC Integrators | p. 694 |

Single-Pulse Response of RC Differentiators | p. 699 |

Repetitive-Pulse Response of RC Differentiators | p. 704 |

Pulse Response of RL Integrators | p. 706 |

Pulse Response of RL Differentiators | p. 711 |

Applications | p. 715 |

Troubleshooting | p. 718 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 720 |

Appendices | |

Table of Standard Resistor Values | p. 1 |

Batteries | p. 2 |

Capacitor Color Coding and Marking | p. 5 |

The Current Source, Norton's Theorem, and Millman's Theorem | p. 9 |

Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems | p. 15 |

Glossary | p. 24 |

Index | p. 31 |

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