This textbook familiarizes students with basic principles of electricity and their practical application
Item #: 9781605250410
Author: Howard Gerrish, William Dugger and Kenneth DeLucca Publisher: Goodheart-Willcox Manufacturer: Goodheart-Willcox Manufacturer Item #: 9781605250410 Format: Hardcover
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Electricity is ideal for use in short or introductory courses. This textbook familiarizes all students with basic principles of electricity and the practical applications. This through easy-to-understand text provides information on sources of electricity, operating principles of electric motors, types of circuits, generators and transformers, measuring instruments inductance, capacitance, and solid-state devices. Chapter 19 includes a soldering/desoldering primer and 10 covers hands-on electrical projects. This text is 208 pages.
Table of Contents:
1. The Electrician
2. Volts, Amperes, Ohms
3. Meters, Reading a Meter
4. Ohm's Law
6. Series Circuits
7. Parallel Circuits
8. Sources of Electricity - Batteries
9. Sources of Electricity - Friction, Heat, Pressure, Light