Electrical Engineering Crossword (Issue 316)

CC316 crossword

Across

  1. OR—Disjunction
  2. DUMMYLOAD—A simulated electrical load [two words]
  3. AND—Conjunction
  4. TUBE—Valve
  5. ARITY—The number of operands
  6. FACTORIAL—n!
  7. RESONANCE—A circuit’s natural vibrating frequency
  8. DYNAMIC—The opposite of static
  9. ISR—Interrupt handler
  10. TETRADE—Half byte
  11. PERIPHERALMODULE—PMOD
  12. ATTENUATOR—Used to reduce an electronic signal’s amplitude
  13. CRIMP—Join without solder

Down

  1. VOLTMETER—V in a circle
  2. CAPACITANCE—Cap
  3. CONNECTOR—Cable gland
  4. MIDBASS—40 to 80 Hz
  5. CRESTFACTOR—The ratio of the peak value to the RMS value [two words]
  6. WHISKERS—Metal hairs that can short circuit an electrical device
  7. RAREEARTH—Nd, Ce, Dy, Pr, Sm [two words]