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Schaum's Outline of Basic Electricity (Schaum's Outlines)

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Master basic electricity with Schaum's­­the high-performance study guide. It will help you cut study time, hone problem-solving skills, and achieve your personal best on exams!

Students love Schaum's Outlines because they produce results. Each year, hundreds of thousands of students improve their test scores and final grades with these indispensable study guides. Get the edge on your classmates. Use Schaum's!

If you don't have a lot of time but want to excel in class, this book helps you:

  • Brush up before tests
  • Find answers fast
  • Study quickly and more effectively
  • Get the big picture without spending hours poring over lengthy textbooks

Schaum's Outlines give you the information your teachers expect you to know in a handy and succinct format­­without overwhelming you with unnecessary details. You get a complete overview of the subject. Plus, you get plenty of practice exercises to test your skill. Compatible with any classroom text, Schaum's let you study at your own pace and reminds you of all the important facts you need to remember­­fast! And Schaum's are so complete, they're perfect for preparing for graduate or professional exams.

Inside, you will find:

  • 640 solved problems covering every aspect of basic electricity courses, with step-by-step solutions
  • Hundreds of additional practice problems, with answers supplied
  • Clear explanations of basic electrical theory and applications
  • Helpful diagrams of circuits and systems
  • Easy-to-understand coverage of induction, capacitance, resistance, and more!

If you want top grades and thorough understanding of basic electricity, this powerful study tool is the best tutor you can have!

Synopsis:

Trusted by more than 35 million students

The high-performance study guides that help you cut study time, hone problem-solving skills, and achieve top scores on exams!

Success adds up when you choose Schaum's

From cable and fiberoptics to increased electricity demands, the job of the electronics technician has changed drastically over the last two decades. This revised textbook covers the latest technological advances.

Synopsis:

Students need no prior knowledge of electricity to gain a broad and deep understanding with this book. Numerous easy-to-follow examples­­illustrated with diagrams­­demonstrate the operation and application of electric circuits. To assure practicality, the problems are presented in terms of commonly used voltages and current ratings, and they cover circuits and equipment typical of those found in today's electrical systems.

About the Author

Milton Gussow was a senior engineer at Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory.

Table of Contents

The Nature of Electricity

Electrical Standards and Conventions

Ohm's Law and Power

Direct-Current Series Circuits

Direct-Current Parallel Circuits

Batteries

Kirchhoff's Laws

Network Calculations

Magnetism and Electromagnetism

Direct-Current Generators and Motors

Principles of Alternating Current

Inductance, Inductive Reactance, and Inductive Circuits

Capacitance, Capacitine Reactance, and Capacitive Circuits

Single-Phase Circuits

Alternating Current Generators and Motors

Transforms

Three-Phase Systems

Series and Parallel Resonance

Waveforms and Time Constants

Electrical Measurements

Product Details

ISBN:
9780070252400
Author:
Gussow, Milton
Author:
Gussow, W.
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill McGraw-Hill
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Engineering - Electrical & Electronic
Subject:
Technology
Subject:
Electricity
Subject:
Study Guides
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Series:
Schaum's Outline Series
Series Volume:
no. 42
Publication Date:
19830501
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
480
Dimensions:
10.90x8.21x.72 in. 1.81 lbs.

Related Subjects

Computers and Internet » Computers Reference » General
Science and Mathematics » Electricity » General Electronics

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Product details 480 pages McGraw-Hill Companies - English 9780070252400 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Trusted by more than 35 million students

The high-performance study guides that help you cut study time, hone problem-solving skills, and achieve top scores on exams!

Success adds up when you choose Schaum's

From cable and fiberoptics to increased electricity demands, the job of the electronics technician has changed drastically over the last two decades. This revised textbook covers the latest technological advances.

"Synopsis" by , Students need no prior knowledge of electricity to gain a broad and deep understanding with this book. Numerous easy-to-follow examples­­illustrated with diagrams­­demonstrate the operation and application of electric circuits. To assure practicality, the problems are presented in terms of commonly used voltages and current ratings, and they cover circuits and equipment typical of those found in today's electrical systems.
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