Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

AET Study Guide

AC Terms

QuestionAnswer
Frequency Number of cycles of AC completed in one second. Frequency in aircraft applications is 400 Hz.
Impedance (Z) Electrical characteristic of a conductor. Impedance is the total opposition to the flow of AC in an electrical circuit (resistance, capacitance, and inductance). Values are given in ohms.
Capacitive Reactance (Xc)
Alternating Current Flow of electrons that continuously changes its value in magnitude and periodically reverses direction(sine-wave). Alternating current is much easier to produce in large quantities as compared to DC. The time required for on cycle of AC to occur is called the period.
Created by: bigkahoona724