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### Mathematical therefore symbol (∴) needed for documenting circuit analysis calculations [closed]

When doing circuit analysis calculations I use the mathematical therefore symbol in my calculations and need to document my iterations to support my analysis. There is no ASCII code for the "therefore"...
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### DC Analysis of Transistor Circuits - Double vertical line symbol

I have stumbled twice across this symbol || being used in the analysis of transistor circuits. An example can be seen at this address: http://www....
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### Notation for switches in ladder notation

I was reading https://www.allaboutcircuits.com/textbook/digital/chpt-10/monostable-multivibrators/, and at the bottom of the page it has I read their page on switch notation, but it did not say what ...
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### Do square wave exist?

If we send a square waveform through an antenna, will we get square electromagnetic waves with electric and magnetic fields looking like squares? Also, since there is an abrupt/almost jump in ...
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### How to convert A/m to dBμA/m?

Lets say I have -2 dBμA/m as a limit. How do I convert the magnetic field strength in A/m to dBμA/m? Is it as follows? $$20\cdot \log(\frac{ |H| }{10^{-6}})$$ Thank you!
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### Complex reactance formula explanation

Can someone explain the math behind the following relationships between the equalities in a capacitor's reactance? $$X_C = \frac{1}{2\pi f C} = \frac{-j}{\omega C} = \frac{1}{j \omega C}$$ For ...
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### What notation is this? (Boolean/Logic Function)

I've come across these questions. What notation is being used in the 2nd and 3rd question? Thanks
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### DT Ramp Signal Summation Notation Help?

I cannot understand how the summation range has changed via substitution of m. EDIT: Full problem with solution (for context):
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### What is a “100R” resistor?

Sometimes I see references to "R" resistors. For example: Obviously the 100 refers to 100 Ohms. What does 100R mean?
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### negative powers 8051

I am attempting to create a calculator using Keil C51 compiling for a DS89c450 target device, but I have run into an obstacle with regards to negative powers. The compiler keeps returning errors when ...
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### V/I uppercase/lowercase convention?

Is there any standard in industry for using uppercase or lowercase for V and I in circuit diagrams? I ask this because my book seems to switch back and forth between the two without any rhyme or ...
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### Algebraic Notation for Circuits

When dealing with a circuit diagram of some type, a fairly typical procedure for simplifying the circuit is to redraw the circuit diagram a number of times, each time performing one or more ...