XYZs of Oscilloscopes

Please complete the following form to download your free premium content. After reading this primer, you will be able to:

  • Describe how oscilloscopes work
  • Describe the differences between various oscilloscopes
  • Describe electrical waveform types
  • Understand basic oscilloscope controls
  • Take simple measurements

The glossary in the back of this primer will give you definitions of unfamiliar terms. The vocabulary and multiple-choice written exercises on oscilloscope theory and controls make this primer a useful classroom aid. No mathematical or electronics knowledge is necessary.


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