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Problem: What is the time constant for the discharge of the capacitors in the figure (Figure 1)? 

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The time constant for the discharge of capacitor:

T=RC

The resistors are in parallel.

Req=R1R2R1+R2

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What is the time constant for the discharge of the capacitors in the figure (Figure 1)? 

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