# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Electronics Systems II Task 1619498392

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Construct a power-supply circuit.


Construction should include
  • analyzing the power-supply circuit, using test instruments
  • verifying the characteristics
  • inspecting the power-supply signal at each stage of operation
  • verifying the function and device operation.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How are circuit characteristics verified?
  • What are the applications for power supplies?
  • What are the design constraints for power supplies?

Related Standards of Learning



The student will investigate and understand that quantities including mass, energy, momentum, and charge are conserved. Key concepts include
  1. kinetic and potential energy;
  2. elastic and inelastic collisions; and
  3. mass/energy equivalence.


The student will investigate and understand how to diagram, construct, and analyze basic electrical circuits and explain the function of various circuit components. Key concepts include
  1. Ohm’s law;
  2. series, parallel, and combined circuits;
  3. electrical power; and
  4. alternating and direct currents.

Other Related Standards

ITEEA National Standards

1. The Characteristics and Scope of Technology


10. The Role of Troubleshooting, Research and Development, Invention and Innovation, and Experimentation in Problem Solving


11. Apply the Design Processes


12. Use and Maintain Technological Products and Systems


13. Assess the Impact of Products and Systems


16. Energy and Power Technologies


2. The Core Concepts of Technology


3. The Relationships Among Technologies and the Connections Between Technology and Other Fields


7. The Influence of Technology on History


8. The Attributes of Design


9. Engineering Design


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