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PPI PE Power Reference Manual, 4th Edition – Comprehensive Reference Manual for the Closed-Book NCEES PE Exam

Published by PPI a Kaplan Company
Distributed by Simon & Schuster
LIST PRICE $399.00

A must-have book for the PE Electrical: Power exam - Re-engineered and Enhanced for Computer-Based Testing Success!

PE Power Reference Manual, 4th Edition by John Camara, PE has undergone an intensive transformation to ensure focused study for success on the new closed-book NCEES PE Electrical Power computer-based test (CBT). This book is the most up-to-date, comprehensive reference manual available, and is designed to help you pass the first time!

The CBT exam is now offered year-round at approved Pearson Vue testing centers. The only resource examinees can use during the test will be the NCEES PE Electrical Power Reference Handbook. The new edition of the PE Power Reference Manual has been updated with references to the NCEES Handbook throughout. To succeed on exam day, you need to know how to solve problems using that resource. PE Power Reference Manual makes that connection for you by highlighting NCEES equations in blue font and additional essential equations needed for the exam in red font to focus your exam prep. 

New features include:

  • Improved design to focus study on the most important exam material
  • Explanations and demonstration of how to use NCEES handbook equations
  • NCEES handbook equations are highlighted in blue for quick access
  • Additional essential equations highlighted in red for easy identification
  • In chapter callouts map to specific handbook locations to streamline your review process

Topics Covered
  • Circuits: Analysis; Devices and Power Electronic Circuits
  • General Power Engineering: Measurement and Instrumentation; Applications; Codes and Standards
  • Rotating Machines and Electric Power Devices: Induction and Synchronous Machines; Electric Power Devices
  • Transmission and Distribution: Power System Analysis; Protection