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Capacitors & Inductors

Capacitors are electrostatic components that resist a change in voltage by holding an electrical charge. Here is some info on how they work.

How Stuff Works:  Capacitors

Engineering Mindset:  How Capacitors Work on YouTube

Inductors are electrical components that resist changes in current.  They are electromagnetic components.  Here is some great information that I found on HowStuffWorks by Marshall Brain:

How Stuff Works:  Inductors

Engineering Mindset:  How Inductors Work on YouTube

There are quizzes at the end that will help to prepare you for classroom quizzes.


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