The Complete Idiot's Guide to Electronics 101 by Sean Westcott
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A creative spark for electronic enthusiasts.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Electronics 101 teaches readers the fundamentals of electronics in an engaging, hands-on way. Appropriate for students and aspiring hobbyists alike, this book is loaded with more than a dozen projects that start simple and progressively get more involved as the reader moves through the book. Topics include: fundamentals of electronics: electrons, voltage, current, power, conductors, insulators, semiconductors, etc.; designing, building, and modifying circuit boards; sensors and controllers; and transmitters and receivers.

 *Community college enrollment-where basic courses in electronics are most often taught-is at an all time high, up 8% from 2008 enrollment to 3.4 million new students per year.

 *Specifically designed to appeal to both students and hobbyists with lost of fun, hands-on projects to aid in the learning process.

About Sean Westcott

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Sean Westcott works as an IT professional in a construction engineering firm. Jean Riescher Westcott spent a long, wonderful time in independent bookselling and now works in book publishing. Jean writes for Sean and Jean are co-creators of the blog Author home: Washington D.C. (both).
Published July 5, 2011 by Alpha. 352 pages
Genres: Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Education & Reference, Arts & Photography, Professional & Technical, Science & Math. Non-fiction

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