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Electronics Fundamentals: A Systems Approach takes a broader view of fundamental circuits than most standard texts, providing relevance to basic theory by stressing applications of dc/ac circuits and basic solid state circuits in actual systems.

Table of contents

Part I  DC Circuits   

Chapter 1  Systems, Quantities, and Units

Chapter 2  Voltage, Current, and Resistance 

Chapter 3  Ohm’s Law, Energy, and Power 

Chapter 4  Series Circuits 

Chapter 5  Parallel Circuits  

Chapter 6 Series-Parallel Circuits 

Chapter 7  Magnetism and Electromagnetism 


Part II  AC Circuits   

Chapter 8 Introduction to Alternating Current and Voltage 

Chapter 9 Capacitors 

Chapter 10 RC Circuits 

Chapter 11 Inductors 

Chapter 12 RL Circuits 

Chapter 13  RLC Circuits and Resonance 

Chapter 14 Transformers 

Chapter 15  Time Response of Reactive Circuits 

Chapter 16 Diodes and Applications

Chapter 17 Transistors and Applications

Chapter 18 The Operational Amplifier

Chapter 19 Basic Op-Amp Circuits

Chapter 20  Special-Purpose Op-Amp Circuits

Chapter 21 Measurement, Conversion, and Control



A     Table of Standard Resistor Values

B     Capacitor Color Coding and Marking

C     Norton’s Theorem and Millman’s Theorem

D     Field-Programmable Analog Arrays

E     NI Multisim for Circuit Simulation


Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems



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