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Fundamentals Of Electric Circuits

3.93  ·  Rating Details  ·  173 Ratings  ·  12 Reviews
Alexander and Sadiku's third edition of "Fundamentals of Electric Circuits" continues in the spirit of its successful previous editions, with the objective of presenting circuit analysis in a manner that is clearer, more interesting, and easier to understand than the other texts in the market. Students are introduced to the sound, six-step problem solving methodology in ch ...more
Hardcover, 901 pages
Published by McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math (first published August 28th 1999)
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Wayland He
Feb 19, 2012 Wayland He rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
The professor I had chose this book because he saw it had good reviews on Amazon. I was actually a little skeptical in the beginning, but when I bought the book and read it, it was really easy to follow through and understand. I would recommend this to anyone who is trying to teach themselves the basics of electrical circuits. I didn't finish the book, but I do intend to finish/reread it over some break when I don't have other classes to worry about it.
Nawar Youssef
Dec 09, 2013 Nawar Youssef rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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I used this book for Electric Circuit 1 and I am going to use it again in Electric Circuit 2. My professor is Charles K. Alexander, one of the authors of this book.
He said that they have written the book for different type of courses and it has been written in a way that instructors can use it in different ways to teach the fundamentals of Electric Circuits's topics.

In short, the first half of the book is so clear and written in a good way with a lot of examples and solved problems in addition
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Anees Ahmed
Feb 07, 2014 Anees Ahmed rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I read it as course book in my three courses and found it very easy and very very helpful in my understanding of electric circuits. in that time i found it somewhat difficult but now whenever i stuck in any kind of electric circuits problem i use it and most of the time my problem got solved.
Omar ElDeeb
Mar 23, 2016 Omar ElDeeb rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
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Ali Saadi
Apr 10, 2014 Ali Saadi rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Arthur dos Santos
Feb 21, 2013 Arthur dos Santos rated it did not like it
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I was told that this book would be the best reference I could find on circuit analysis. Well, so far I couldn't find a book on this subject that fits my needs, but this one is certainly far away from it. And also far away from being the best reference on circuit analysis. I found the text so annoying, and there are so many mistakes on the text, on the examples, on the exercises...

Summarising, don't waste your time on it.
Arthur Paul
Feb 04, 2015 Arthur Paul rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Nice book for your introduction to electric circuit. The book provide nice explanation, many useful example, and bunch of challenging problem to solve. Quite easy to understand even though English is not your first language.
AJ
Jun 12, 2008 AJ rated it liked it
This is the course textbook for the class I'm teaching this summer. Although I haven't really gone through it in detail, it's much better than other introductory circuits texts that I've seen.
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I really liked it.It was simple and understandable.The best of all is that under every example there was a practice problem with its solution.
Ray Tso
May 20, 2013 Ray Tso rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Couldn't say I LIKED it, being selected as the textbook in class, though it still helped a lot in my understanding in electric circuit behaviors.
SYED
Apr 29, 2007 SYED added it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: for who find difficulty in problem solving
the great book i ever hav on the topic of problem solving in electricircuits i prefer all young students to hav a copy of this book with them
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Charles Alexander, PhD., P.E., is professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Cleveland State University.
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