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Problem: a. Use the graph to determine the time to 'half-max'. b. Calculate the capacitance (C) of the capacitor. c. Determine the percent error between the calculated capacitance and the value on the capacitor

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Time to 'half-max' can be found from the graph as:

t1/2 = 10.14 to 9.99 = 0.2600 s (from the graph)

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a. Use the graph to determine the time to 'half-max'. 

b. Calculate the capacitance (C) of the capacitor. 

c. Determine the percent error between the calculated capacitance and the value on the capacitor

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