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I am asking some basic questions here. I have a sensor whose voltage specs are 0-5V and I have to interface this with my TI MSP430's ADC, whose voltage Vcc is 3.3V . For this I have to convert the level of the output of the sensor.
1) Can I accomplish this using a simple potential divider, that is, I use two appropriate resistors in series, and then tap the drop across one of them and feed that to the ADC?
2)If yes, then are there some additional things that I should look into?
3)If no, can someone suggest a suitable alternative?