# ECE 252 Introduction to Electrical Engineering

## Module 8. First Order Circuits

Module 8 is an extra credit module. Nevertheless, some of the information in this module is needed to prepare you for modules to come. The videos contain the minimum information you need to know. The Lesson goes into more detail. The tutorial and homework can be solved for extra credit. There will be no quiz on Module 8.

Course Objectives/Outcomes:

• None.

Module Objectives/Outcomes: Students who complete this module will be able to:

1. Calculate the exponential properties of first order circuits.
2. Use initial and final conditions to find the current or voltage as a function of time in a circuit containing one inductor or one capacitor.

#### Assignment:

• Read Lesson 8. [Module Objectives 1-2]
• Watch the videos. [Module Objectives 1-2]
• Solve Tutorial 8. [Module Objectives 1-2]
• Solve Practice Quiz 8. Try to do it in under 20 minutes. [Module Objectives 1-2]
• Check your practice quiz answers against the solution below. [Module Objectives 1-2]

#### Select an option:

Lesson 8 First Order Circuits. [Module Objectives 1 and 2]

##### Streaming Videos

Video L8-1 Basics of Exponentials. [Module Objective 1]

Video L8-2 First Order Circuits. [Module Objectives 1-2]