Electricity No. 1 : Devices, Circuits, and Materials

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  • Edition: 8th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2005-07-14
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
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The sequence of topics and practical applications encompassed in this book will provide readers with a solid foundation in electron theory and movement, direct-current series circuits, parallel circuits, series-parallel circuits, voltage line drops, rotating machinery fundamentals, and more! The Eighth Edition has been updated to the 2005 National Electrical CodeŽ and features current industry terminology, contemporary photographs of commonly used electrical equipment, and updated circuit diagrams throughout. Sample problems and solutions in each unit help to solidify an understanding of electrical principles, making this an ideal choice for a first course in basic electricity, house wiring, or commercial installations.

Table of Contents

Electron Theory and Ohm+s law
Series Circuits
Parallel Circuits
Series-Parallel Circuits
Electrical Energy and Power
Electrical Conductors and Wire Sizes
Voltage Drop Across Conductors
Summary Review of Units 1-9
Magnets and Magnetic Fields
Generation of Electromotive Force
Direct-Current Motor Principles
Summary Review of Units 11-14
Typical Bell Circuits
Switch Control of Lighting Circuits
Wiring Materials
Remote Control Systems for Lighting Circuits
Summary Review of Units 16-19
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