1. As a mechatronic designer moves progressively from an 8-bit to 10-bit to 12-bit A/D converter, what problems might be incurred in the design of the data acquisition system?
2. Visit Microchip’s website ( www.microchip.com ) and find specifications for the MCP32X series of A/D converters. What is their resolution? What type of architecture is used in obtaining the binary representation of the analog value?