Problem: What is the time constant for the discharge of the capacitors in Figure EX28.33?

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Equivalent resistance for resistors in series:

Req=R1+R2+...+Rn

For capacitors in series, the equivalent capacitance is:

1Ceq=1C1+1C2+...+1Cn

Time constant for RC circuit:

τ=RC

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What is the time constant for the discharge of the capacitors in Figure EX28.33?

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