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Electricity Demystified : 2nd Edition

The Demystified Series

Paperback Published: 20th December 2011
ISBN: 9780071775342
Number Of Pages: 384

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Add some SPARK to your study of ELECTRICITY

Having trouble understanding the fundamentals of electricity? Problem solved! Electricity Demystified, Second Edition, makes it shockingly easy to learn the basic concepts.

Written in a step-by-step format, this practical guide begins by covering direct current (DC), voltage, resistance, circuits, cells, and batteries. The book goes on to discuss alternating current (AC), power supplies, wire, and cable. Magnetism and electromagnetic effects are also addressed. Detailed examples and concise explanations make it easy to understand the material. End-of-chapter quizzes and a final exam help reinforce key concepts.

It's a no-brainer! You'll learn about:

  • Ohm's Law, power, and energy
  • Kirchhoff's Laws
  • Electrochemical energy
  • Electricity in the home
  • Protecting electronic equipment
  • Electromagnetic interference
  • Practical magnetism

Simple enough for a beginner, but challenging enough for an advanced student, Electricity Demystified, Second Edition, powers up your understanding of this essential subject.

How to Use This Book
Direct Current
A Circuit Diagram Sampler
Charge, Current, Voltage, and Resistance
Ohm's Law, Power, and Energy
Simple DC Circuits
Cells and Batteries
Test: Part I
Alternating Current
What is Alternating Current?
Electricity in the Home
Power Supplies
Wire and Cable
Test: Part II
What is Magnetism?
Electromagnetic Effects
Practical Magnetism
Test: Part III
Final Exam
Answers to Quiz, Test, and Exam Questions
Symbols used in Schematic Diagrams
Suggested Additional References
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

ISBN: 9780071775342
ISBN-10: 007177534X
Series: Demystified
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 384
Published: 20th December 2011
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.0 x 18.4  x 1.7
Weight (kg): 0.45
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: Revised

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