Part of Lesson Plan: Lesson 6: The Ammeter
Activity Overview / Details
Students copy down the day's objectives from the board and then turn their attention to the video screen. Students watch the Solar School House tutorial on the use of the multimeter to find amperage.
Materials / Resource
- multimeter demonstration tutorial [ Watch Video ] [ Download Original Video ] Students watch this tutorial for basic understanding of a multimeter. We use several different makes and models in our lab as well as various clamps and probes. A basic multimeter can be utilized for all of the testing needs of these activities, though a Fluke amperage clamp is nice as well.