ICS2O: FALL 2020  

INDEPENDENT STUDY PROJECT 

A COUNTING CIRCUIT (January 1822) 

Christmas Break  
DIGITAL 2: SPECIALIZED ICs (December 716) 

DIGITAL 1: INTEGRATED CIRCUITS: LOGIC GATES (November 919) 

November Break  
ANALOG 2: BUTTONS, SWITCHES, CAPACITORS, and TRANSISTORS (October 13 23) 

CLASS  REFERENCE  SUPPORT  CONCEPTS  SUPPLEMENTAL 
11 Oct 13 
PBNO PBNC 

Session Break  
ANALOG 1: SIGNALS, SUPPLY, SYMBOLS, and SCHEMATICS (September 1425) 

CLASS  REFERENCE  SUPPORT  CONCEPTS  SUPPLEMENTAL 
10 Sep 25 
Falstad: Voltage Division
Photocells (LightDependent Resistors (LDRs)) HeatDependent Resistors (Thermistors) Force/FlexSensitive Resistors (FSRs) ACES' Frame Player: Variable Resistors 

9 Sep 24 
The 1N400n Diode as Circuit Protection Device Variable Resistors and Voltage Division Mechanical Potentiometers ACES' Frame Player: Potentiometers 


8 Sep 23 
ACES' Frame Player: LED Circuits 

7 Sep 22 
Voltage: `V=IR`
Power: `P=IV` 
9V Batteries in Series and Parallel Fixed Resistors in Series and Parallel Concept of: Equivalent Resistance (`R_E`) ACES' Frame Player: Resistors 

6 Sep 21 
Power:
`P=IxxV` Q: How much POWER can our (fixed) resistors handle? A: ? Fixed Resistors in Series and Parallel Concept of: Equivalent Resistance (`R_E`) Using Ohm's Law and Kirchhoff's Laws to Analyze Circuits 
Analyze this... 

5 Sep 18 
A litte Math notation... Powers and Prefices (p. 75) Using Ohm's Law to determine the Current (I) in a circuit : `I=V/R` 
Greek Alphabet p. 77 

4 Sep 17 

3 Sep 16 
The Breadboard (Continued)
Voltage, Current (Direct and Alternating) Direction of Current Anode and Cathode Ohm's Law (in terms of Current): `I=V/R` 
Fixed (CurrentLimiting) Resistors 

2 Sep 15 
Where the magic happens! The Breadboard 

1 Sep 14 
DC Circuits' Cover Video... J. Goodwin's: The Student Counter Let's pick it up from Grade 9 Science... Voltage Ohm's Law (in terms of Voltage): `V=IxxR` Current Ohm's Law (in terms of Current): `I=V/R` 
Discussion: What is Electricity? The Atom Water Analogies 

0 Sep 10 
Adding ICS2O F/C Conferences
REPUTATION and RESPECT RSGC ACES CULTURE: Taking a Short, Medium, and Long Term View of your Futures ACES Hall of Fame: E. McAulliffe ('18), E. Peterson ('18) Mariano Elia ('15), Jack Gettings ('10) 
(PBS) Telsa: Master of Lightning 