Ohm's Law Practice Problems #1

By Patrick Hoppe

Learners review Ohm's Law and then work 12 problems. In each of the problems, students are given two of the three variables (voltage, resistance, or current) and are asked to solve for the third.

Current Divider Rule (CDR)

Students review the Current Divider Rule (CDR) and work practice problems.

Power Law: The Relationship of Voltage, Current, and Watts

Learners examine three formulas than can be used to find dc power. Examples are given.

Resistor Color Code Practice

In this learning activity you'll build a resistor's color code based on the bands.

Transfer Functions: The RC Low Pass Filter

Students read how the transfer function for a RC low pass filter is developed. The transfer function is used in Excel to graph the Vout. The circuit is also simulated in Electronic WorkBench and the resulting Bode plot is compared to the graph from Excel.

Series-Parallel Circuit Analysis: Practice Problems Circuit 1

In this interactive object, learners analyze a series-parallel DC circuit problem in a series of steps. Immediate feedback is provided.

The MOD 10 Counter

The technique for designing a MOD 10 counter is introduced. Asynchronous inputs of a JK flip-flop are used to clear the counter.

Transfer Functions: The RC High Pass Filter

Learners read how the transfer function for a RC high pass filter is developed. The transfer function is used in Excel to graph the Vout. The circuit is also simulated in Electronic WorkBench and the resulting Bode plot is compared to the graph from Excel.

The Zener Diode: Practice Problems

Students complete 10 practice problems. These deal with the determination of series current, zener current, and load current, and if the zener diode is operating in the breakdown region.

Thevenin Voltage: Practice Problems

Students work five practice problems to determine the Thevenin voltage of DC circuits.

Voltage Divider Rule (VDR)

By Terry Fleischman, Patrick Hoppe

Students review the Voltage Divider Rule and work practice problems.

The 7493 IC Binary Counter

By Terry Bartelt

In this interactive and animated object, learners examine the construction of a 7493 IC as mod-2 and mod-8 up-counters. They view how this binary counter can be modified to operate at different modulus counts. A quiz completes the activity.

Series Circuit Analysis Practice Problems Part 1

In this interactive object, learners solve for total resistance and current, the current through each resistor, the voltage across each resistor, and the power dissipated.

The 4-Input Truth Table

In this learning activity you'll practice using the 4-input truth table.

Phase Relationships Between Line-Neutral and Line-Line Voltages

By Michael Gradinjan, Terry Fleischman

Learners view a demonstration showing that line-neutral voltages and line-line voltages are not in-phase with each other, but have a definite 30-degree relationship.

Series-Parallel Resistance -- Practice Problems

In this learning activity you'll practice solving for the total resistance of series-parallel DC circuits.

Capacitors Series - Parallel: Practice Problems

Students complete 10 practice problems.

Transistor Fundamentals: Voltage-Divider Biased NPN Transistor

Students view drawings of the dc analysis of a voltage-divider biased NPN transistor.

Transformer Practice Problems

Students solve practice problems on voltage, current, and impedance matching. Examples precede the problems.

Synchronous & Asynchronous Inputs on a JK Flip-Flop

Students examine the operation of synchronous and asynchronous inputs on a JK Flip-Flop.

Series-Parallel Practice Problems Circuit 4

In this interactive object, learners work 12 problems dealing with dc circuit analysis.

Power Calculations in a Series/Parallel Circuit

In this learning activity you'll explore various ways to calculate the power consumed in a series/parallel circuit.

Transistor DC Analysis Practice Problems: Circuit #1

Learners analyze a base-biased npn transistor circuit. A "help" screen is available.

Methods of Producing Electricity

In this learning activity you'll review the six different ways in which electricity is produced: chemical, friction, heat, light, magnetism, and pressure.

Parallel Circuit Analysis Practice Problems Part 1

In this interactive object, students work parallel circuit analysis problems. They solve for total resistance and current, the current through each resistor, the voltage across each resistor, and the power dissipated.