Ch 37: Communication Systems

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Look at this chapter to get a better understanding of communication systems. Each of the available lessons in this chapter provide a comprehensive study aid, allowing you to more easily memorize major concepts, definitions, keywords, and communication system applications.

Communication Systems - Chapter Summary

Use this chapter to re-familiarize yourself with the functional properties of communication systems. Watch the video lessons and listen to the instructors as they explain such topics as telecommunications, cellular networks, and data transmission. Pay close attention as our instructors provide you with examples of how communication systems are utilized differently throughout the world. At the close of this chapter, you should know enough to do the following:

  • Determine the most significant components of telecommunications systems
  • Differentiate between the various types of wide-area wireless communication
  • Establish the primary functions of analog and digital signals

Video lessons are available in many of the chapters on our site. These videos use voiceovers, clever animations, and informative graphics to educate you on these topics. As instructors talk you through the various concepts, you will see the information come to life on the screen, almost as if you were in your own private classroom. At the end of each video lesson, the instructors provide a summary of all the major topics that were discussed, reinforcing the information even further.

Each of our lessons, both video lessons and article-style lessons, can stand on their own, so you don't have to review the lessons in the order in which they are presented. If you only need to go over a few topics, use the chapter menu to navigate yourself to those specific areas. Of course, with our video lessons, many users enjoy binge-watching. Since each lesson can be completed in 5-10 minutes, it doesn't take long to get through an entire chapter.

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