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Teach Yourself Electricity and Electronics, 5th Edition



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This is the 5th edition with a publication date of 7/8/2011.

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A thorough update to this classic, one-of-a-kind bestseller Explains all the details of electricity and electronicsincluding theoryin a uniquely understandable and effective way New material on emerging electronic and communications systems, such as microcontrollers, audio-frequency electronics, and radio-frequency, optical, laser, and space communications Updated presentation of integrated-circuit technology, robotics, artificial intelligence, and computer basics All-new quizzes, test questions, and final exam

Table of Contents

Part 1: Direct Current
1. Background Physics
2. Electrical Units
3. Measuring Devices
4. Direct-Current Circuit Basics
5. Direct-Current Circuit Analysis
6. Resistors
7. Cells and Batteries
8. Magnetism
Test: Part 1
Part 2: Alternating Current
9. Alternating-Current Basics
10. Inductance
11. Capacitance
12. Phase
13. Inductive Reactance
14. Capacitive Reactance
15. Impedance and Admittance
16. Alternating-Current Circuit Analysis
17. Alternating-Current Power and Resonance
18. Transformers and Impedance Matching
Test: Part 2
Part 3: Basic Electronics
19. Introduction to Semiconductors
20. Diode Applications
21. Power Supplies
22. The Bipolar Transistor
23. The Field-Effect Transistor
24. Amplifiers and Oscillators
25. Wireless Transmitters and Receivers
26. Digital and Computer Basics
Test: Part 3
Part 4: Specialized Devices and Systems
27. Antennas for RF Communications
28. Integrated Circuits
29. Electron Tubes
30. Transducers, Sensors, Location, and Navigation
31. Acoustics and Audio Fundamentals
32. Advanced Communications Systems
33. Laser Fundamentals
34. A Mechatronics Sampler
Test: Part 4
Final Exam
Appendix A: Answers to Quizzes, Tests, and Final Exam
Appendix B: Schematic Symbols
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