30 Aug & 1 Sept — More electricity

Some famous equations

For more information, read Chapters 5 and 6 of Electronics for Dummies by Cathleen Shamieh. This is available on-line from the UNC Asheville library.

Let’s experiment with our breadboards and a multimeter.


We’ve already done the digital inputs, let’s go on with the analog ones.

Some good electronics tutorials

Both SparkFun and Adafruit have good tutorials on basic electronics.

Here is long list of useful tutorials from SparkFun.

Here are some longer electronic tutorials.

If you like tutorials with talking oscilloscopes, Circuit Playground is the place for you.