Title:

Electric circuits fundamentals

Author:

Floyd, Thomas L.

Personal Author:

Edition:

Fifth edition.

Publication Information:

Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall, [2001]

©2001

Physical Description:

xviii, 731 pages, 34 unnumbered pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm + 1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)

General Note:

Includes index.

Language:

English

ISBN:

9780130163943

Format :

Book

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### Summary

### Summary

The text provides a comprehensive introduction that can be used for a year-long undergraduate course on basic electrical and electronic concepts and their practical applications. The material is divided into DC circuits this includes components, voltage, current, and resistance; Ohm's law; series, p

### Table of Contents

Part I DC Circuits | |

1 Components, Quantities, and Units | p. 2 |

1-1 Electrical Components and Measuring Instruments | p. 4 |

1-2 Electrical and Magnetic Units | p. 9 |

1-3 Scientific Notation | p. 10 |

1-4 Engineering Notation and Metric Prefixes | p. 15 |

1-5 Metric Unit Conversions | p. 18 |

2 Voltage, Current, and Resistance in Electric Circuits | p. 26 |

2-1 Atoms | p. 28 |

2-2 Electrical Charge | p. 32 |

2-3 Voltage | p. 34 |

2-4 Current | p. 37 |

2-5 Resistance | p. 39 |

2-6 The Electric Circuit | p. 48 |

2-7 Basic Circuit Measurements | p. 55 |

2-8 Electrical Safety | p. 62 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 65 |

3 Ohm's Law, Energy, and Power | p. 78 |

3-1 Ohm's Law | p. 80 |

3-2 Application of Ohm's Law | p. 84 |

3-3 Energy and Power | p. 90 |

3-4 Power in an Electric Circuit | p. 93 |

3-5 The Power Rating of Resistors | p. 96 |

3-6 Energy Conversion and Voltage Drop in a Resistance | p. 100 |

3-7 Power Supplies | p. 101 |

3-8 Introduction to Troubleshooting | p. 103 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 106 |

4 Series Circuits | p. 120 |

4-1 Resistors in Series | p. 122 |

4-2 Current in a Series Circuit | p. 124 |

4-3 Total Series Resistance | p. 126 |

4-4 Ohm's Law in Series Circuits | p. 130 |

4-5 Voltage Sources in Series | p. 135 |

4-6 Kirchhoff's Voltage Law | p. 137 |

4-7 Voltage Dividers | p. 141 |

4-8 Power in a Series Circuit | p. 148 |

4-9 Circuit Ground | p. 150 |

4-10 Troubleshooting | p. 154 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 158 |

5 Parallel Circuits | p. 174 |

5-1 Resistors in Parallel | p. 176 |

5-2 Voltage in Parallel Circuits | p. 179 |

5-3 Kirchhoff's Current Law | p. 180 |

5-4 Total Parallel Resistance | p. 184 |

5-5 Ohm's Law in Parallel Circuits | p. 191 |

5-6 Current Dividers | p. 195 |

5-7 Power in Parallel Circuits | p. 199 |

5-8 Troubleshooting | p. 201 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 205 |

6 Series-Parallel Circuits | p. 222 |

6-1 Identifying Series-Parallel Relationships | p. 224 |

6-2 Analysis of Series-Parallel Circuits | p. 229 |

6-3 Voltage Dividers with Resistive Loads | p. 237 |

6-4 Loading Effect of a Voltmeter | p. 242 |

6-5 The Wheatstone Bridge | p. 245 |

6-6 Thevenin's Theorem | p. 250 |

6-7 The Superposition Theorem | p. 262 |

6-8 Troubleshooting | p. 264 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 269 |

7 Magnetism and Electromagnetism | p. 288 |

7-1 The Magnetic Field | p. 290 |

7-2 Electromagnetism | p. 294 |

7-3 Electromagnetic Devices | p. 300 |

7-4 Magnetic Hysteresis | p. 304 |

7-5 Electromagnetic Induction | p. 306 |

7-6 Applications of Electromagnetic Induction | p. 310 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 314 |

Part II Ac Circuits | |

8 Introduction to Alternating Current and Voltage | p. 324 |

8-1 The Sine Wave | p. 326 |

8-2 Sinusoidal Voltage Sources | p. 331 |

8-3 Voltage and Current Values of Sine Waves | p. 335 |

8-4 Angular Measurement of a Sine Wave | p. 339 |

8-5 The Sine Wave Formula | p. 343 |

8-6 Ohm's Law and Kirchhoff's Laws in AC Circuits | p. 346 |

8-7 Superimposed DC and AC Voltages | p. 348 |

8-8 Nonsinusoidal Waveforms | p. 350 |

8-9 The Oscilloscope | p. 357 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 364 |

9 Capacitors | p. 380 |

9-1 The Basic Capacitor | p. 382 |

9-2 Types of Capacitors | p. 389 |

9-3 Series Capacitors | p. 395 |

9-4 Parallel Capacitors | p. 399 |

9-5 Capacitors in DC Circuits | p. 401 |

9-6 Capacitors in AC Circuits | p. 409 |

9-7 Capacitor Applications | p. 415 |

9-8 Testing Capacitors | p. 419 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 422 |

10 RC Circuits | p. 438 |

10-1 Sinusoidal Response of RC Circuits | p. 440 |

10-2 Impedance and Phase Angle of Series RC Circuits | p. 441 |

10-3 Analysis of Series RC Circuits | p. 443 |

10-4 Impedance and Phase Angle of Parallel RC Circuits | p. 450 |

10-5 Analysis of Parallel RC Circuits | p. 453 |

10-6 Series-Parallel Analysis | p. 458 |

10-7 Power in RC Circuits | p. 463 |

10-8 Basic Applications | p. 467 |

10-9 Troubleshooting | p. 477 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 482 |

11 Inductors | p. 500 |

11-1 The Basic Inductor | p. 502 |

11-2 Types of Inductors | p. 507 |

11-3 Series Inductors | p. 508 |

11-4 Parallel Inductors | p. 509 |

11-5 Inductors in DC Circuits | p. 511 |

11-6 Inductors in AC Circuits | p. 521 |

11-7 Inductor Applications | p. 527 |

11-8 Testing Inductors | p. 528 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 529 |

12 RL Circuits | p. 540 |

12-1 Sinusoidal Response of RL Circuits | p. 542 |

12-2 Impedance and Phase Angle of Series RL Circuits | p. 543 |

12-3 Analysis of Series RL Circuits | p. 545 |

12-4 Impedance and Phase Angle of Parallel RL Circuits | p. 550 |

12-5 Analysis of Parallel RL Circuits | p. 553 |

12-6 Series-Parallel Analysis | p. 556 |

12-7 Power in RL Circuits | p. 559 |

12-8 Basic Applications | p. 563 |

12-9 Troubleshooting | p. 569 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 574 |

13 RLC Circuits and Resonance | p. 588 |

13-1 Impedance and Phase Angle of Series RLC Circuits | p. 590 |

13-2 Analysis of Series RLC Circuits | p. 591 |

13-3 Series Resonance | p. 596 |

13-4 Series Resonant Filters | p. 603 |

13-5 Parallel RLC Circuits | p. 612 |

13-6 Parallel Resonance | p. 617 |

13-7 Parallel Resonant Filters | p. 625 |

13-8 Applications | p. 631 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 634 |

14 Transformers | p. 646 |

14-1 Mutual Inductance | p. 648 |

14-2 The Basic Transformer | p. 649 |

14-3 Step-Up Transformers | p. 653 |

14-4 Step-Down Transformers | p. 654 |

14-5 Loading the Secondary | p. 655 |

14-6 Reflected Load | p. 657 |

14-7 Matching the Load and Source Resistances | p. 660 |

14-8 The Transformer as an Isolation Device | p. 663 |

14-9 Nonideal Transformer Characteristics | p. 664 |

14-10 Other Types of Transformers | p. 667 |

14-11 Troubleshooting | p. 671 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 674 |

15 Pulse Response of Reactive Circuits | p. 686 |

15-1 The RC Integrator | p. 688 |

15-2 Single-Pulse Response of RC Integrators | p. 689 |

15-3 Repetitive-Pulse Response of RC Integrators | p. 694 |

15-4 Single-Pulse Response of RC Differentiators | p. 699 |

15-5 Repetitive-Pulse Response of RC Differentiators | p. 704 |

15-6 Pulse Response of RL Integrators | p. 706 |

15-7 Pulse Response of RL Differentiators | p. 711 |

15-8 Applications | p. 715 |

15-9 Troubleshooting | p. 718 |

Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work | p. 720 |

Appendices | |

A Table of Standard Resistor Values | p. 1 |

B Batteries | p. 2 |

C Capacitor Color Coding and Marking | p. 5 |

D The Current Source, Norton's Theorem, and Millman's Theorem | p. 9 |

Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems | p. 15 |

Glossary | p. 24 |

Index | p. 31 |