# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Electronics Systems II Task 1169334004

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Describe the types and functions of amplifiers.

Definition

Description should include
  • direct current amplifiers
  • audio amplifiers
  • video amplifiers
  • tuned amplifiers
  • operational amplifiers
  • differential amplifiers
  • typical circuits
  • integrated circuit (IC)/operational amplifiers (OP) families
  • closed-loop operation
  • inverting/non-inverting
  • bandwidth limitations
  • operational amplifier application and circuits
  • adder
  • active filter
  • difference.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How can a large amount of power be controlled by a small amount of power?
  • What does the tuning mechanism control in an amplifier?
  • What are some types of amplifiers?

Other Related Standards

ITEEA National Standards

16. Energy and Power Technologies