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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 The Basics

    1. Necessary Items for Chapter One

    2. Experiment 1: Taste the Power!

    3. Experiment 2: Let’s Abuse a Battery!

    4. Experiment 3: Your First Circuit

    5. Experiment 4: Variable Resistance

    6. Experiment 5: Let’s Make a Battery

  2. Chapter 2 Switching

    1. Necessary Items for Chapter Two

    2. Experiment 6: Very Simple Switching

    3. Experiment 7: Investigating a Relay

    4. Experiment 8: A Relay Oscillator

    5. Experiment 9: Time and Capacitors

    6. Experiment 10: Transistor Switching

    7. Experiment 11: Light and Sound

  3. Chapter 3 Getting Somewhat More Serious

    1. Necessary Items for Chapter Three

    2. Experiment 12: Joining Two Wires Together

    3. Experiment 13: Roasting an LED

    4. Experiment 14: A Wearable Pulsing Glow

    5. Experiment 15: Intrusion Alarm, Part One

  4. Chapter 4 Chips, Ahoy!

    1. Necessary Items for Chapter Four

    2. Experiment 16: Emitting a Pulse

    3. Experiment 17: Set Your Tone

    4. Experiment 18: Intrusion Alarm (Almost) Completed

    5. Experiment 19: Reflex Tester

    6. Experiment 20: Learning Logic

    7. Experiment 21: A Powerful Combination

    8. Experiment 22: Race to Place

    9. Experiment 23: Flipping and Bouncing

    10. Experiment 24: Nice Dice

  5. Chapter 5 What Next?

    1. Tools, Equipment, Components, and Supplies

    2. Customizing Your Work Area

    3. Labeling

    4. On the Bench

    5. Reference Sources Online

    6. Books

    7. Experiment 25: Magnetism

    8. Experiment 26: Tabletop Power Generation

    9. Experiment 27: Loudspeaker Destruction

    10. Experiment 28: Making a Coil React

    11. Experiment 29: Filtering Frequencies

    12. Experiment 30: Make It Fuzzy

    13. Experiment 31: One Radio, No Solder, No Power

    14. Experiment 32: Hardware Meets Software

    15. Experiment 33: Checking the Real World

    16. Experiment 34: Nicer Dice

  6. Chapter 6 Tools, Equipment, Components, and Supplies

    1. Kits

    2. Searching and Shopping Online

    3. Checklists of Supplies and Components

    4. Buying Tools and Equipment

    5. Suppliers