Matrix: An Introduction to Motors, Generators and Hybrid


This solution allows students to investigate the electrical principles behind motors and generators and is designed to support the teaching of a range of automotive units. Students who need to understand how hybrid vehicles function will need to go through the experiments in this solution. Curriculum, including experiments and teachers notes, is available from our resources page. Includes baseboard, power supply and carriers

  • Comprehensive worksheets are provided
  • Explains the basics of hybrid vehicle operation
  • ANSI version available – order code: LK7444A


Learning Objectives:

  • Motor principles
  • The electric motor
  • Generator principles
  • A closer look at generators
  • Transformer principles
  • Practical transformers
  • Half wave rectifier
  • Full-wave rectifier
  • Zener diodes