## Overview

Written for electronics engineering technology students taking their first course in circuit theory, this exceptional book has been hailed by users and reviewers alike as one of the best on the market. The 4th Edition provides updated coverage of standard circuit analysis topics in a remarkably easy-to-understand fashion, including fundamentals of DC and AC, methods of analysis, capacitance, inductance, magnetism, simple transients, transformers, Fourier series, and more. Essential concepts are complemented with hundreds of worked out examples designed to lead readers through the critical thinking processes required to solve problems, preparing them to reason their way through life-like situations expected to be encountered on the job.

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## Table of Contents

PART I Foundation Dc Concepts

1 Introduction

2 Voltage And Current

3 Resistance

4 Ohm’s Law, Power, And Energy

PART II Basic Dc Analysis

5 Series Circuits

6 Parallel Circuits

7 Series-Parallel Circuits

8 Methods Of Analysis

9 Network Theorems

PART III Capacitors And Inductance

10 Capacitors And Capacitance

11 Capacitor Charging, Discharging And Simple Waveshaping Circuits

12 Magnetism And Magnetic Circuits

13 Inductance And Inductors

14 Inductive Transients

PART IV Foundation Ac Concepts

15 Ac Fundamentals

16 R, L, And C Elements And The Impedance Concept

17 Power In Ac Circuits

PART V Impedance Networks

18 Ac Series-Parallel Circuits

19 Methods Of Ac Analysis

20 Ac Network Theorems

21 Resonance

22 Filters And The Bode Plot

23 Three-Phase Systems

24 Transformers And Coupled Circuits

25 Nonsinusoidal Waveforms

Appendix A Pspice And Multisim

Appendix B Mathematics In Circuit Analysis: A Brief Tutorial

Appendix C Maximum Power Transfer Theorem Derivation

Appendix D Answers To Odd Numbered Problems

Glossary

Index