The Power Reference Manual for the Electrical and Computer PE Exam is the most comprehensive textbook for the NCEES Electrical and Computer PE Power exam. This book’s time-tested organization and clear explanations start with the basics to help you get up to speed on common electrical engineering concepts. Together, the 62 chapters provide an in-depth review of topics and codes listed in the NCEES Electrical and Computer PE Power exam specifications. The extensive index contains thousands of entries, with multiple entries included for each topic, so you can easily find the concepts you will need during the exam. This book features: • over 40 appendices containing essential support material • over 500 clarifying examples • thousands of equations, hundreds of figures, and a wide range of tables • industry-standard terminology and nomenclature • equal support of U.S. customary and SI units After you pass your exam, the Power Reference Manual will continue to serve as an invaluable reference throughout your electrical engineering career. Topics Covered: • Circuit Analysis Devices and Power Electronic Circuits; Analysis • General Power Engineering Measurement and Instrumentation; Special Applications; Codes and Standards • Rotating Machines and Electromagnetic Devices Rotating Machines; Electromagnetic Devices • Transmission and Distribution System Analysis; Power System Performance; Protection
Power Practice Problems for the Electrical and Computer PE Exam contains over 560 problems designed to reinforce your knowledge of the topics presented in the Power Reference Manual. Short, six-minute, multiple-choice problems follow the NCEES Electrical and Computer PE Power exam problem format and focus on individual engineering concepts. Longer, more complex problems challenge your skills in identifying and applying related engineering concepts. Solutions are clearly written, complete, and easy to follow. U.S. customary and SI units are equally supported, and units are meticulously identified and carried through in all calculations. Frequent references to figures, tables, equations, and appendices in the Power Reference Manual will direct you to relevant support material. Topics Covered Circuit Analysis Devices and Power Electronic Circuits; Analysis *General Power Engineering Measurement and Instrumentation; Special Applications; Codes and Standards * Rotating Machines and Electromagnetic Devices Rotating Machines; Electromagnetic Devices* Transmission and Distribution System Analysis; Power System Performance; Protection
Beat the clock on the electrical and computer PE exam. With an average of only six minutes to solve each problem of the exam, speed and accuracy is vital to your success--and nothing gets you up to speed like solving problems. Successfully prepare for the electrical and computer PE exam Important strategies on how to solve problems in just minutes 100 challenging multiple-choice problems, just like the exam Step-by-step solutions outlining how to answer problems quickly and correctly Comprehensive coverage of exam topics (Measurement & Instrumentation Codes & Standards, Circuit Theory, Fields, Electronics, Computers, Communications, Control Systems, and Power)
Spin-Up for the Electrical and Computer Engineering PE Exam (Power) - Third Edition with five sample exams containing 400 sample questions and solutions. The book contains a good mixture of quantitative and qualitative sample problems to build confidence. An excellent diagnostic tool to identify areas for improvements and gaps in reference material. Provides test taking strategy. Improves your process of elimination for answer choices. Includes Questions for the NEC.
For rapid retrieval of formulas during the PE exam, nothing beats the Quick Reference. The basic information you need is consolidated here. A thorough index saves you even more time.
Get the best possible preparation for the Electrical PE examinations with this book. The exams included are each 8 hours long, contain 80 problems, and simulate each actual exam, from the format and level of difficulty, to time limit and number of problems.
Build Your Confidence and Improve Your Problem-Solving Skills The best way to prepare for your exam is to solve problems--the more problems the better. Electrical and Electronics Practice Problems for the Electrical and Computer PE Exam provides you with the problem-solving practice and confidence you need to succeed on your exam. To provide well-rounded, streamlined exam preparation, this book features 528 problems in varying formats and levels of difficulty and coordinates with the chapters in the Electrical and Electronics Reference Manual. The majority of the problems are multiple-choice and mirror those on the actual exam. You will find a higher level of complexity among the 133 scenario-based problems, allowing you to review each subject in context. Short answer problems round out the book, providing conceptual and qualitative subject coverage. After solving each problem, evaluate your problem-solving accuracy and efficiency by reviewing the provided step-by-step solution. Electrical and Electronics Exam Topics Covered General Electrical Engineering: Circuit Analysis; Measurement and Instrumentation; Safety and Design Limits; Signal Processing Digital Systems: Digital Logic; Digital Components Electric and Magnetic Field Theory and Applications: Electromagnetic Fields; Transmission Lines and Guided Waves; Antennas Electronics: Electronic Circuit Theory; Electronic Components and Circuits Control System Fundamentals: Block Diagrams; Characteristic Equations; Frequency Response; Time Response; Control System Design; Stability Communications: Modulation; Noise and Interference; Telecommunications _____________________________ Since 1975 more than 2 million people preparing for their engineering, surveying, architecture, LEED�, interior design, and landscape architecture exams have entrusted their exam prep to PPI. For more information, visit us at www.ppi2pass.com.
Power Quick Reference for the Electrical and Computer PE Exam consolidates the most valuable and commonly used equations, figures, and tables from the Power Reference Manual. Maximize your problem-solving efficiency and save time during the exam by having the most useful equations and data at your fingertips. This book's extensive index quickly directs you to desired equations, figures, and tables. Find what you need without wading through paragraphs of descriptive text or solved problems. The Quick Reference is organized according to the companion Reference Manual--the two share chapter and section numbers--so you can easily access related supplemental material. Topics Covered Circuit Analysis Devices and Power Electronic Circuits; Analysis * General Power Engineering Measurement and Instrumentation; Special Applications; Codes and Standards * Rotating Machines and Electromagnetic Devices Rotating Machines; Electromagnetic Devices * Transmission and Distribution System Analysis; Power System Performance; Protection
'Practice makes perfect' is as applicable to passing PE exam as it is to anything else.This study guide is centered on the idea of 'problem-based' learning. It contains over 500 focused practice problems with detailed solutions based on the latest NCEES(r) PE Electrical and Computer - Power Exam Specification and covers all exam topics including:Measurement and Instrumentation - Special Applications - Codes and Standards - Analysis - Devices and Power Electronic Circuits - Induction and Synchronous Machines - Electric Power Devices - Power System Analysis - ProtectionThe content of this study guide is specially developed to assist students in building knowledge base for quantitative and qualitative exam-style questions. Students will find relevant formulas, code references and explanations as part of detailed solutions. Topic specific tips are also included at the beginning of each chapter.Target audience of this book includes recent graduates as well as seasoned professionals who have been out of school for some time.
Construction Depth Reference Manual prepares you for the construction depth section of the NCEES Civil PE exam. All depth topics are covered, and exam-adopted codes and standards are frequently referenced. You will learn how to apply concepts by reviewing the 40 example problems, and you can check your solving approaches by reviewing each problem’s step-by-step solution. Access to supportive information is just as important as knowledge and problem-solving efficiency. The Construction Depth Reference Manual’s thorough index easily directs you to the codes and concepts you will need during the exam. Cross references to the 163 equations, 38 tables, 93 figures, 5 appendices, and relevant codes will point you to additional support material when you need it. Topics Covered: • Construction Operations and Methods • Earthwork Construction and Layout • Estimating Quantity and Cost • Material Quality Control and Production • Scheduling • Temporary Structures • Worker Health and Safety
The Most Comprehensive Book for the Computer-Based Electrical and Computer FE Exam The FE Electrical and Computer Review Manual offers complete coverage of Electrical and Computer FE exam knowledge areas and the relevant elements—equations, figures, and tables—from the NCEES FE Reference Handbook. With 15 mini-exams to assess your grasp of the exam’s knowledge areas, and concise explanations of thousands of equations and hundreds of figures and tables, the Review Manual contains everything you need to succeed on the Electrical and Computer FE exam. The Review Manual organizes the Handbook elements logically, grouping related concepts that the Handbook has in disparate locations. All Handbook elements are shown in blue for easy identification. Equations and their associated variations and values are clearly presented. Descriptions are succinct and supported by exam-like sample problems, with step-by-step solutions to reinforce the theory and application of fundamental concepts. Thousands of terms are indexed to facilitate cross-referencing. If you are preparing for a different FE exam, choose Michael R. Lindeburg, PE’s FE Civil Review Manual, FE Mechanical Review Manual, FE Other Disciplines Review Manual, or FE Review Manual. Topics Covered: • Circuit Analysis (DC and AC Steady State) • Communications • Computer Networks • Computer Systems • Control Systems • Digital Systems • Electromagnetics • Electronics • Engineering Economics • Engineering Sciences • Ethics and Professional Practice • Linear Systems • Mathematics • Power • Probability and Statistics • Properties of Electrical Materials • Signal Processing • Software Development
Comprehensive Coverage for the Civil PE Exam’s Transportation Depth Section To succeed on the Civil PE exam’s transportation depth section, you’ll need to know the exam subject matter and how to efficiently solve related problems. The Transportation Depth Reference Manual provides a concise but thorough review of the exam topics and associated equations. Its 48 example problems show how to apply concepts and equations to solve exam-like problems. More than 25 end-of-chapter problems provide opportunities for independent problem-solving practice, and step-by-step solutions allow you to check your solution approach. Just as important as exam topic knowledge and an efficient solving method is quick access to the information you’ll need during the exam. This book’s thorough index will direct you to what you’re looking for. You can locate related support material by following the references to the 297 equations, 119 tables, 113 figures, and 36 appendices, and to the exam-adopted codes and standards listed below.AASHTO Green Book, 6th edition (2011)AASHTO Guide for Design of Pavement Structures (1993, and 1998 supplement)AASHTO Roadside Design Guide, 4th edition (2011)AASHTO Mechanistic-Empirical Pavement Design Guide: A Manual of Practice, interim edition (2008)AASHTO Guide for the Planning, Design, and Operation of Pedestrian Facilities, 1st edition (2004)AASHTO Highway Safety Manual, 1st edition (2010)AI The Asphalt Handbook, 7th edition (2007)FHWA Hydraulic Design of Highway Culverts, 3rd edition (2012)HCM (2010, with changes through 2014)MUTCD (2009, including revisions in 2012)PCA, 16th edition (2016) Exam Topics CoveredAlternatives AnalysisConstruction Operations and MethodsGeometric DesignPavement DesignPedestrian and Mass Transit AnalysisTraffic Control DesignTraffic-SafetyTransportation Engineering
Comprehensive Mechanical Engineering Coverage You Can Trust The Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual is the most comprehensive textbook for the Mechanical PE exam. This book's time-tested organization and clear explanations start with the basics to help you quickly get up to speed on common mechanical engineering concepts. Together, the 76 chapters provide an in-depth review of NCEES Mechanical PE exam topics. The extensive index contains thousands of terms, most indexed in a variety of ways, in anticipation of how you'll search for them. Features of the Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual: • over 120 appendices containing essential support material • over 375 clarifying example problems • thousands of equations, figures, and tables • industry-standard terminology and nomenclature • equal support of U.S. customary and SI units After you pass your exam, the Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual will continue to serve as an invaluable reference throughout your mechanical engineering career. Topics Covered: • Dynamics and Vibrations: Kinematics; Kinetics; Power Transmission Systems; Vibrating Systems • Materials: Engineering Materials Properties and Testing; Thermal Treatment of Metals • Fluids: Fluid Properties; Fluid Statics; Fluid Flow Parameters; Fluid Dynamics; Hydraulic Machines • Power Cycles: Vapor, Combustion, and Nuclear Power Cycles; Refrigeration and Gas Compression Cycles • HVAC: Psychrometrics; Fans, Ductwork, and Ventilation; Heating and Cooling Loads; Air Conditioning Systems • Heat Transfer: Natural Convection; Evaporation; Condensation; Forced Convection; Radiation • Machine Design: Basic and Advanced Machine Design; Pressure Vessels • Thermodynamics: Inorganic Chemistry; Fuels and Combustion; Properties of Substances • Control Systems: Modeling and Analysis of Engineering Systems • Plant Engineering: Manufacturing Processes; Instrumentation and Measurements; Materials Handling and Processing; Fire Protection Systems; Environmental Pollutants and Remediation; Hazardous Material Storage and Disposal • Fundamentals: Math Review; Probability; Statics; Engineering Economic Analysis • Law and Ethics: Engineering Law; Ethics What's New in This Edition: • 36 chapters with new material, and 46 chapters with revisions to existing material • 300 new equations, and 128 updated equations • 27 new tables, and 31 updated tables • 7 new examples, and 34 updated examples • 10 new appendices, and 27 updated appendices • 35 new figures, and 28 updated figures • 1,094 new index entries, and 108 updated index entries