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Topic: Electrical Circuit Measurement and Testing 

Engineering Education

 Standard 2.  Knows principles of circuit analysis
  Level IV (Grade 9-12)
   Benchmark 4.Calculates and measures resistance, current, voltage, and power in series and parallel circuits
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Calculates resistance in a series circuit
     2.Calculates current in a parallel circuit
     4.Calculates power in a series circuit
     5.Measures resistance in a series circuit
     6.Measures current in a series circuit
     10.Calculates current in a parallel circuit
   Benchmark 6.Uses test and measuring equipment to diagnose malfunctions of electrical systems
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Uses test equipment to diagnose malfunctions of electrical systems
     2.Uses measuring equipment to diagnose malfunctions of electrical systems
   Benchmark 7.Uses measuring equipment (e.g., voltmeter, oscilloscope, logic probe) to analyze performance of analog and digital circuitry
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Knows how to a voltmeter to analyze performance of analog circuitry
     2.Knows how to use a voltmeter to analyze performance of digital circuitry
     3.Knows how to use an oscilloscope to analyze performance of analog circuitry
     4.Knows how to use an oscilloscope to analyze performance of digital circuitry
     5.Knows how to use a logic probe to analyze performance of digital circuitry
   Benchmark 8.Understands data, design curves, and graphs for ac and dc circuits
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Understands data for ac and dc circuits
     2.Understands design curves for ac and dc circuits
     3.Understands graphs for ac and dc circuits