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13: AC Thevenin’s Theorem

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    Thevenin’s Theorem will be examined for the AC case. The Thevenin source voltage and Thevenin impedance will be determined experimentally and compared to theory. Loads will be examined when driven by both an arbitrary circuit and that circuit’s Thevenin equivalent to determine if the resulting load potentials are indeed identical. Both resistive and complex loads will be examined as well as well source impedances that are inductive or capacitive.

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