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Topic: Components of electrical circuits 

Engineering Education

 Standard 2.  Knows principles of circuit analysis
  Level IV (Grade 9-12)
   Benchmark 5.Understands the structure, theory, and application of solid-state components and devices
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Understands the structure of solid state components
     2.Understands the structure of solid state devices
     3.Understands the theory of solid state components
     4.Understands the theory of solid state devices
     5.Understands the application of solid state components
     6.Understands the application of solid state devices
 Standard 3.  Understands elements of circuit design and construction
  Level IV (Grade 9-12)
   Benchmark 1.Knows the types and function of electrical components (e.g., capacitors, inductors, transformers, power supplies, transistors, semiconductors, resistors, sensors, amplifiers)
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Knows the function of capacitors in circuit design
     2.Knows the function of inductors in circuit design
     3.Knows the function of transformers in circuit design
     4.Knows the function of power supplies in circuit design
     5.Knows the function of transistors in circuit design
     6.Knows the function of semiconductors in circuit design
     7.Knows the function of resistors in circuit design
     8.Knows the function of sensors in circuit design
     9.Knows the types of capacitors
     10.Knows the types of inductors
     11.Knows the function of amplifiers in circuit design
   Benchmark 6.Knows electrical color-coding systems
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Knows how to determine the capacitance of a capacitor based on its color code
     2.Knows how to determine the resistance of a resistor based on its color code