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Introduction to Electricity, CourseSmart eTextbook

By Robert T. Paynter, Toby Boydell

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Dec 15, 2010

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For Introduction to Electricity Course Introduction to Electricity is  a comprehensive text written as an Industry Standard approach.


Introduction to Electricity  is written from a time tested approach and provides exceptionally clear explanations and descriptions, step-by-step examples, practical applications, and comprehensive coverage of essentials to provide students with a solid, accessible foundation.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1        Getting Started

Chapter 2        Basis Electrical Concepts 

Chapter 3        Basic Electric Components and Meters 

Chapter 4        Ohm’s Law and Power

Chapter 5        Series Circuits

Chapter 6        Parallel Circuits

Chapter 7        Series-Parallel Circuits 

Chapter 8        Residential Electrical Circuits

Chapter 9        Source and Load Analysis

Chapter 10      Magnetism

Chapter 11      Inductors in DC Circuits

Chapter 12      Capacitors in DC Circuits

Chapter 13      Alternating Current (AC)

Chapter 14      Series Resistive-Inductive (RL) Circuits

Chapter 15      Parallel Resistive-Inductive (RL) Circuits

Chapter 16      Series Resistive-Capacitive (RC) Circuits

Chapter 17      Parallel Resistive-Capacitive (RC) Circuits

Chapter 18      RLC Circuits

Chapter 19      Frequency Response & Filters

Chapter 20      Three-Phase Power

Chapter 21      Introduction to Transformers

Chapter 22      Three-Phase Transformers

Chapter 23      DC Machines:  Generators & Motors

Chapter 24      AC Machines:  Alternators & Motors

Chapter 25      AC Power Transmission and Distribution

Chapter 26      Green Power

Chapter 27      Introduction to Copper Cabling

Chapter 28      Introduction to Fiber Optic Cabling

Appendix A     Working with Units of Measure

Appendix B     Working with Wire Tables

Appendix C     Calculator Functions

Appendix D    Glossary

Appendix E     Answers To Selected Odd-Numbered Problems



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