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The sequence of topics and practical applications encompassed in this book will provide readers with a solid foundation in electron theory and movement, direct-current series circuits, parallel circuits, series-parallel circuits, voltage line drops, rotating machinery fundamentals, and more! The Eighth Edition has been updated to the 2005 National Electrical Code and features current industry terminology, contemporary photographs of commonly used electrical equipment, and updated circuit diagrams throughout. Sample problems and solutions in each unit help to solidify an understanding of electrical principles, making this an ideal choice for a first course in basic electricity, house wiring, or commercial installations.
1 Introduction 2 Electron Theory and Ohms law 3 Series Circuits 4 Parallel Circuits 5 Series-Parallel Circuits 6 Electrical Energy and Power 7 Batteries 8 Electrical Conductors and Wire Sizes 9 Voltage Drop Across Conductors 10 Summary Review of Units 1-9 11 Magnets and Magnetic Fields 12 Electromagnetism 13 Generation of Electromotive Force 14 Direct-Current Motor Principles 15 Summary Review of Units 11-14 16 Typical Bell Circuits 17 Switch Control of Lighting Circuits 18 Wiring Materials 19 Remote Control Systems for Lighting Circuits 20 Summary Review of Units 16-19