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ISBN: 9780071775342
Division: Professional
Pub Date: JAN-12
Pages: 384

Edition: 02
Format: Paperback
Availability: This title is temporarily unavailable.
(Estimated stock due date: 12/09/14)

Electricity Demystified

Stan Gibilisco


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Overview

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.