# Electronics Conversions

**B**- An abbreviation of bel, the logarithm of the ratio of two powers. The decibel is one tenth of a bel.
**bel**- The bel is the logarithm of the ratio of two powers, and the decibel is one tenth of a bel.
**Decibel**- The human ear responds logarithmically and it is convenient to deal in logarithmic units in audio systems.
**Statfarad**- The unit of capacitance in the obsolete electrostatic system of units.
**Stathenry**- The unit of inductance in the obsolete electrostatic system of units.
**Statvolt**- The unit of electromotive force in the obsolete electrostatic system of units.

**Subjects: ** Electronics