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MindTap® Electricity, 4 terms (24 months) Instant Access for Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity, 6th Edition

  • Stephen Herman Retired, Lee College, Baytown, Texas
  • ISBN-10: 1305634322  |  ISBN-13: 9781305634329
  • © 2016 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $115.00
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MindTap® Electricity for Herman, Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity, 6th Edition is the digital learning solution that helps instructors engage and transform today's students into critical thinkers. Through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics, and an accessible reader, MindTap helps you turn cookie cutter into cutting edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers. As an instructor using MindTap you have at your fingertips the right content and unique set of tools curated specifically for your course, all in an interface designed to improve workflow and save time when planning lessons and course structure. The control to build and personalize your course is all yours’, focusing on the most relevant material while also lowering costs for your students. Stay connected and informed in your course through real time student tracking that provides the opportunity to adjust the course as needed based on analytics of interactivity in the course.

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The MindTap Learning Path guides students through readings, multimedia, and activities designed to follow the learning taxonomy from basic knowledge and comprehension up to analysis and application. By hiding, rearranging, or adding your own content, you control what students see and when they see it and match the Learning Path to your course syllabus exactly.


1.Unit Overview (PPT presentation).
2. Reading (unit).
3. Animations and video (linked to A heads).
4. DOTSim: Electricity activities (where applicable and aligned with textual content).
5. Practice Test.
6. Flashcards.
7. Post Assessment Review Questions.
8. Post Assessment Practical Applications.

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  • Printed Access

    ISBN-10: 1305634314 | ISBN-13: 9781305634312

    List Price = $115.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $86.25

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All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

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MindTap® Electricity, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Herman's Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity  (ISBN-10: 1305118758 | ISBN-13: 9781305118751)

MindTap is well beyond an eBook, a homework solution or digital supplement, a resource center website, a course delivery platform or a Learning Management System. More than 70% of students surveyed said it was unlike anything they have seen before. MindTap is a new personal learning experience that combines all your digital assets – readings, multimedia, activities, and assessments— into a singular learning path to improve student outcomes.

List Price = $105.00  | CengageBrain Price = $105.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $105.00

LMS Integrated for MindTap® Electricity, 4 terms (24 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305634349 | ISBN-13: 9781305634343)

This access code will provide your students with seamless access to their MindTap Electrical resources from within your campus Learning Management System. Students will be prompted to enter this access code the first time that they click on a link in your course that includes Cengage content. Can add digital product specific info here if needed.

List Price = $115.00  | CengageBrain Price = $115.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $115.00

Student Supplements

MindTap® Electricity, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Herman's Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity  (ISBN-10: 1305118758 | ISBN-13: 9781305118751)

MindTap™ Electricity for Herman's Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity, 6th Edition provides you with the tools you need to better manage your limited time -- you can complete assignments whenever and wherever you are ready to learn with course material specially customized for you by your instructor and streamlined in one proven, easy-to-use interface. With an array of tools and apps -- from flashcards to note taking -- you'll get a true understanding of course concepts, helping you to achieve better grades and setting the groundwork for your future courses. Access to this product is valid for 12 months of usage.

List Price = $105.00  | CengageBrain Price = $105.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $105.00

LMS Integrated for MindTap® Electricity, 4 terms (24 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305634349 | ISBN-13: 9781305634343)

This access code will provide you with seamless access to your MindTap Electrical resources from within your campus Learning Management System. You will be prompted to enter this access code the first time that you click on a link in your course that includes Cengage content. Can add digital product specific info here if needed.

List Price = $115.00  | CengageBrain Price = $115.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $115.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Stephen Herman

Stephen L. Herman is a retired electrician and teacher with more than 30 years of experience to his credit. A seasoned author, his reader-friendly textbooks on electricity and mathematics are popular with students and instructors alike. For two decades Mr. Herman was lead instructor for the Electrical Technology Curriculum at Lee College in Baytown, Texas, where he received an Excellence in Education Award from the Halliburton Education Foundation. He also taught at Randolph Community College in Asheboro, N.C., for nine years and helped establish an electrical curriculum for Northeast Texas Community College in Mount Pleasant, Texas. His additional publications include ELECTRIC MOTOR CONTROL, ELECTRICITY AND CONTROLS FOR HVAC/R, INDUSTRIAL MOTOR CONTROLS, UNDERSTANDING MOTOR CONTROLS, ELECTRONICS FOR ELECTRICIANS, ELECTRICAL WIRING INDUSTRIAL, ALTERNATING CURRENT FUNDAMENTALS, DIRECT CURRENT FUNDAMENTALS, ELECTRICAL STUDIES FOR TRADES, ELECTRICAL PRINCIPLES, ELECTRICAL TRANSFORMERS AND ROTATING MACHINES, EXPERIMENTS IN ELECTRICITY FOR USE WITH LAB VOLT EQUIPMENT, THE COMPLETE LABORATORY MANUAL FOR ELECTRICITY, and PRACTICAL PROBLEMS IN MATHEMATICS FOR ELECTRICIANS.

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