For DC/AC Circuits courses requiring a comprehensive, classroom tested text with an emphasis on troubleshooting and the practical application of DC/AC principles and concepts.
This text provides an exceptionally clear introduction to DC/AC circuits supported by superior exercises, examples, and illustrations and an emphasis on troubleshooting and applications. Throughout the text's coverage, the use of mathematics is limited to only those concepts that are needed for understanding. Floyd's acclaimed troubleshooting emphasis provides students with the problem solving experience they need to step out of the classroom and into a job!
Chapter 1: Quantities and Units 1-1 Units of Measurement 1-2 Scientific Notation 1-3 Engineering Notation and Metric Prefixes 1-4 Metric Unit Conversions Chapter 2: Voltage, Current, and Resistance 2-1 Atomic Structure 2-2 Electrical Charge 2-3 Voltage, Current, and Resistance 2-4 Voltage and Current Sources 2-5 Resistors 2-6 The Electric Circuit 2-7 Basic Circuit Measurements 2-8 Electrical Safety A Circuit Application Chapter 3: Ohm's Law 3-1 The Relationship of Current, Voltage, and Resistance 3-2 Calculating Current 3-3 Calculating Voltage 3-4 Calculating Resistance 3-5 Introduction to Troubleshooting A Circuit Application Chapter 4: Energy and Power 4-1 Energy and Power 4-2 Power in an Electric Circuit 4-3 Resistor Power Ratings 4-4 Energy Conversion and Voltage Drop in Resistance 4-5 Power Supplies A Circuit Application Chapter 5 Series Circuits 5-1 Resistors in Series 5-2 Current in a Series Circuit 5-3 Total Series Resistance 5-4 Application of Ohm's Law 5-5 Voltage Sources in Series 5-6 Kirchhoff's Voltage Law 5-7 Voltage dividers 5-8 Power in Series Circuits 5-9 Voltage Measurements 5-10 Troubleshooting A Circuit Application Chapter 6 Parallel Circuits 6-1 Resistors in Parallel 6-2 Voltage in a Parallel Circuit 6-3 Kirchhoff's Current Law 6-4 Total Parallel Resistance 6-5 Application of Ohm's Law 6-6 Current Sources in Parallel 6-7 Current Dividers 6-8 Power in Parallel Circuits 6-9 Parallel Circuit Applications 6-10 Troubleshooting A Circuit Application Chapter 7 Series-Parallel Circuits 7-1 Identifying Series-Parallel Relationships 7-2 Analysis of Series-Parallel Resistive Circuits 7-3 Voltage Dividers with Resistive Loads 7-4 Loading Effect of a Voltmeter 7-5 Ladder Networks 7-6 The Wheatstone Bridge 7-7 Troubleshooting A Circuit Application Chapter 8 Circuit Theorems and Conversions 8-1 The DC Voltage Source 8-2 The Current Source 8-3 Source Conversions 8-4 The Superposition Theorem 8-5 Thevenin's Theorem 8-6 Norton's Theorem 8-7 Maximum Power Transfer Theorem 8-8 Delta-to-Wye ( -toY) and Wye-toDelta (Y-to- ) Conversions A Circuit Application Chapter 9 Branch, Loop, and Node Analyses 9-1 Simultaneous Equations in Circuit Analysis 9-2 Branch Current Method 9-3 Loop Current Method 9-4 Node Voltage Method A Circuit Application Chapter 10 Magnetism and Electromagnetism 10-1 The Magnetic Field 10-2 Electromagnetism 10-3 Electromagnetic Devices 10-4 Magnetic Hysteresis 10-5 Electromagnetic Induction 10-6 Applications of Electromagnetic Induction A Circuit Application Chapter 11 Introduction to Alternating Current and Voltage\ 11-1 The Sinusoidal Waveform 11-2 Sinusoidal Voltage Sources 11-3 Sinusoidal Voltage and Current Values 11-4 Angular Measurement of a Sine Wave 11-5 The Sine Wave Formula 11-6 Introduction to Phasors 11-7 Analysis of AC Circuits 11-8 Superimposed DC and AC Voltages 11-9 Nonsinusoidal Waveforms 11-10 The Oscilloscope A Circuit Application Chapter 12 Capacitors 12-1 The Basic Capacitor 12-2 Types of Capacitors 12-3 Series Capacitors 12-4 Parallel Capacitors 12-5 Capacitors in DC Circuits 12-6 Capacitors in AC Circuits 12-7 Capacitor Applications 12-8 Switched-Capacitor Circuits A Circuit Application Chapter 13 Inductors 13-1 The Basic Inductor 13-2 Types of Inductors 13-3 Series and Parallel Inductors 13-4 Inductors in DC Circuits 13-5 Inductors in AC Circuits 13-6 Inductor Applications A Circuit Application Chapter 14 RC Circuits PART 1: Series Circuits With an Introduction to Complex Numbers 15-1 The Complex Number System 15-2 Sinusoidal Response of Series RC Circuits 15-3 Impedance of Series RC Circuits 15-4 Analysis of Series RC Circuits PART 2: Parallel Circuits 15-5 Impedance and Admittance of Parallel RC Circuits 15-6 Analysis of Parallel RC Circuits PART 3: Series-Parallel Circuits 15-7 Analysis of Series-Parallel RC Circuits PART 4: Special Topics 15-8 Power in RC Circuits 15-9 Basic Applications 15-10 Troubleshooting A Circuit Application Chapter 15 RL Circuits PART 1: Series Circuits 16-1 Sinusoidal Response of RL Circuits 16-2 Impedance of Series RL Circuits 16-3 Analysis of Series RL Circuits PART 2: Parallel Circuits 16-4 Impedance and Admittance of Parallel RL Circuits 16-5 Analysis of Parallel RL Circuits PART 3: Series-Parallel Circuits 16-6 Analysis of Series-Parallel RL Circuits PART 4: Special Topics 16-7 Power in RL Circuits 16-8 Basic Applications 16-9 Troubleshooting A Circuit Application Chapter 16 RLC Circuits and Resonance PART 1: Series Circuits 17-1 Impedance of Series RLC Circuits 17-2 Analysis of Series RLC Circuits 17-3 Series Resonance PART 2: Parallel Circuits 17-4 Impedance of Parallel RLC Circuits 17-5 Analysis of Parallel RLC Circuits 17-6 Parallel Resonance PART 3: Series-Parallel RLC Circuits 17-7 Analysis of Series-Parallel RLC Circuits PART 4: Special Topics 17-8 Bandwidth of Resonant Circuits 17-9 Applications A Circuit Application Chapter 17 Passive filters 18-1 Low-Pass Filters 18-2 High-Pass Filters 18-3 Band-Pass Filters 18-4 Band-Stop Filters Chapter 18 Circuit Theorems in AC Analysis 19-1 The Superposition Theorem 19-2 Thevenin's Theorem 19-3 Norton's Theorem 19-4 Maximum Power Transfer Theorem Chapter 19 Time Response of Reactive Circuits 20-1 The RC Integrator 20-2 Response of an RC Integrator to a Single Pulse 20-3 Response of RC Integrators to Repetitive Pulses 20-4 Response of an RC Differentiator to a Single Pulse 20-5 Response of RC Differentiators to Repetitive Pulses 20-6 Response of RL Integrators to Pulse Inputs 20-7 Response of RL Differentiators to Pulse Inputs 20-8 Relationship of Time Response to Frequency Response 20-9 Troubleshooting A Circuit Application Chapter 20 Three-Phase Systems in Power Applications 21-1 Introduction to Three-Phase Machines 21-2 Generators in Power Applications 21-3 Types of Three-Phase Generators 21-4 Three-Phase Source/Load Analysis 21-5 Three-Phase Power Appendices A Table of Standard Resistor Values B Derivations C Capacitor Color Coding Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems Glossary Index