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A Simple Fiber-Optic Communications System

A Simple Fiber-Optic Communications System

In this video adapted from the ICT Center, students will "learn how rise-time analysis is performed to determine the maximum data range of a fiber optic communications system." The video also demonstrates how a transmitter, fiber, and receiver work together. The material is intended for students in grades 11-12. Running time for the video is 5:31. The lesson is accompanied by discussion questions, teaching tips and state educational standards. Users who sign up for a free account can save the resource and download the video as well.


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