Parallel Plate Capacitors Video Lessons

Concept

# Problem: Consider a parallel plate capacitor having plates of area 0.000495 m2 that are separated by 0.085 mm of Teflon. The dielectric constant of Teflon is K = 2.1. Find the capacitance in F.

###### FREE Expert Solution

The capacitance of a parallel plate capacitor:

$\overline{){\mathbf{C}}{\mathbf{=}}\frac{{\mathbf{k\epsilon }}_{\mathbf{0}}\mathbf{A}}{\mathbf{d}}}$

###### Problem Details

Consider a parallel plate capacitor having plates of area 0.000495 m2 that are separated by 0.085 mm of Teflon. The dielectric constant of Teflon is K = 2.1. Find the capacitance in F.