Introductory DC/AC Electronics

Introductory DC/AC Electronics

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Appropriate for use in any DC/AC Electronics course and for some Electronic Devices courses. Assuming no prior understanding, all needed Technical Mathematics is integrated into its appropriate position. This time-honored text, now in its sixth edition, improves on its charter to offer comprehensive and current coverage of DC/AC electronics and Semiconductor Devices and Circuits, along with all prerequisite mathematics, in a student-friendly easily-accessible more

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  • Hardback | 1024 pages
  • 215.9 x 276.9 x 38.1mm | 2,222.63g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 6th edition
  • 0131139843
  • 9780131139848

Table of contents

PART A: BASIC ELECTRICITY. 1. Current and Voltage. 2. Resistance and Power. 3. Resistors. PART B: DIRECT-CURRENT ELECTRONICS. 4. Direct Current (DC). 5. Series Circuits. 6. Parallel Circuits. 7. Series-Parallel Circuits. PART C: ALTERNATING-CURRENT ELECTRONICS. 8. Alternating Current (AC). 9. Capacitors. 10. Electromagnetic Devices. 11. Inductors. 12. Transformers. 13. Resistive, Inductive, and Capacitive (RLC) Circuits. PART D: SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES AND CIRCUITS. 14. Semiconductor Principles. 15. Diodes and Power Supply Circuits. 16. Bipolar Junction Transistors (BJTs). 17. Field Effect Transistors (FETs). 18. Operational Amplifiers. 19. Linear Ics. 20. Thyristors and Special Application Diodes. APPENDICES. A: Electronics Dictionary. B: Electronics Schematic Symbols. C: Soldering Tools and Techniques. D: Safety when Troubleshooting. E: Frequency Spectrum. F: Answers to Self-Test Evaluation Points. G: Solutions to Odd-Numbered End-of-Chapter more

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