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Electronics Fundamentals Part I DC Circuits Chapter 1 Quantities and Units 1-1 Scientific and Engineering Notation 1-2 Units and Metric Prefixes 1-3 Metric Unit Conversions 1-4 Measured Numbers 1-5 Electrical Safety Chapter 2 Voltage, Current, and Resistance 2-1 Atoms 2-2 Electrical Charge 2-3 Voltage 2-4 Current 2-5 Resistance 2-6 The Electric Circuit 2-7 Basic Circuit Measurements Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work Chapter 3 Ohm's Law, Energy, and Power 3-1 Ohm's Law 3-2 Application of Ohm's Law 3-3 Energy and Power 3-4 Power in an Electric Circuit 3-5 The Power Rating of Resistors 3-6 Energy Conversion and Voltage Drop in a Resistance 3-7 Power Supplies 3-8 Introduction to Troubleshooting Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work Chapter 4 Series Circuits 4-1 Resistors in Series 4-2 Total Series Resistance 4-3 Current in a Series Circuit 4-4 Application of Ohm's Law 4-5 Voltage Sources in Series 4-6 Kirchhoff's Voltage Law 4-7 Voltage Dividers 4-8 Power in Series Circuits 4-9 Voltage Measurements 4-10 Troubleshooting Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work Chapter 5 Parallel Circuits 5-1 Resistors in Parallel 5-2 Total Parallel Resistance 5-3 Voltage in a Parallel Circuit 5-4 Application of Ohm's Law 5-5 Kirchhoff's Current Law 5-6 Current Dividers 5-7 Power in Parallel Circuits 5-8 Troubleshooting Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work Chapter 6 Series-Parallel Circuits 6-1 Identifying Series-Parallel Relationships 6-2 Analysis of Series-Parallel Resistive Circuits 6-3 Voltage Dividers with Resistive Loads 6-4 Loading Effect of a Voltmeter 6-5 The Wheatstone Bridge 6-6 Thevenin's Theorem 6-7 The Maximum Power Transfer Theorem 6-8 The Superposition Theorem 6-9 Troubleshooting Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work Chapter 7 Magnetism and Electromagnetism 7-1 The Magnetic Field 7-2 Electromagnetism 7-3 Electromagnetic Devices 7-4 Magnetic Hysteresis 7-5 Electromagnetic Induction 7-6 Applications of Electromagnetic Induction Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work Part II AC Circuits Chapter 8 Introduction to Alternating Current and Voltage 8-1 The Sinusoidal Waveform 8-2 Sinusoidal Voltage Sources 8-3 Voltage and Current Values of Sine Waves 8-4 Angular Measurement of a Sine Wave 8-5 The Sine Wave Formula 8-6 Analysis of AC Circuits 8-7 Superimposed DC and AC Voltages 8-8 Nonsinusoidal Waveforms 8-9 The Oscilloscope Application Assignment: Putting Your Knowledge to Work Chapter 9 Capacitors 9-1 &nbs