Dorsett Atari Basic Electricity PE ; Copyright (C) 1982 Dorsett Educational Systems, Inc.#

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This is an archive of the "Basic Electricity" educational program published by Dorsett Educational Systems, Inc. in 1982. This was originally packaged as a set of 8 cassette tapes for use with Atari 400 and 800 computers and the Educational System Master Cartridge.

The "raw recordings" directory contains the unaltered recordings from cassette, one file per tape, with both sides of each tape in the same file. You probably don't want to use this folder.

The main files (pe1 through pe16) are likely the versions you want to use with your Atari or emulator. These have been split into 16 files (one per tape side). The audio levels have had their volume normalized, as well as any pops and clicks removed, and subsequently repaired on the data tracks. Each tape has been verified to work on the Altirra emulator.

Finally, photos of the cassette tapes are included.

The work of digitization and audio cleanup was done by Kay Savetz and Thomas Cherryhomes in June 2015.

Album: Basic Electricity
Year: 1982
Original Format: Atari Educational System (Dorsett Talk & Teach)
Digital Format: Microsoft WAV, 2 channel, 16-bit 44100Hz sample rate
Digitized by: Kay Savetz/Thomas Cherryhomes


Pe1 Electrical Properties
Pe2 Electric Power, Current, Voltage, Resistance: Units & Symbols
Pe3 Batteries and Direct Current
Pe4 The Color Code of Resistors
Pe5 Ohm's Law - How to Use It
Pe6 Series Parallel Circuits: Kirchoff's Law
Pe7 Analysis of Series-Parallel Circuits
Pe8 Bridge Circuits & Divider Networks
Pe9 Magnetism & the Electromagnet
Pe10 Alternators & Alternating Current
Pe11 Alternating Current Analysis
Pe12 Inductance & Inductors
Pe13 Inductive Reactance
Pe14 Capacitors & Capacitance
Pe15 Capacitive Resistance
Pe16 Analysing Reactive Circuits

Tracks (size in sum: 1.43 GB):


Dorsett Atari Basic Electricity - cassettes with uneven numbers

Dorsett Atari Basic Electricity - cassettes with even numbers

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