# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Electronics Systems III Task 1190989525

# Correlate electricity principles to circuitry and microprocessors.

## Definition

Correlation should include

• atomic structure
• conductors and insulators
• sources of electricity
• positive and negative poles (i.e., directional reference)
• voltage, current, and resistance
• closed circuitry
• power and Watt's law.

## Process/Skill Questions

• How does atomic structure compare to circuitry and microprocessors?
• How does directional reference compare to circuitry and microprocessors?
• Which electrical principles enable the functions of microcomputer processing?

## Mathematics

### A.4

The student will solve
1. multistep linear and quadratic equations in one variables algebraically;
2. quadratic equations in one variables algebraically;
3. literal equations for a specified variable;
4. systems of two linear equations in two variables algebraically and graphically; and
5. practical problems involving equations and systems of equations.

### AII.3

The student will solve
1. absolute value linear equations and inequalities;
2. quadratic equations over the set of complex numbers;
3. equations containing rational algebraic expressions; and

## Science

### PH.11

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.