Equivalent capacitance for two capacitors connected in series is:
The potential difference across a capacitor is given as:
The capacitors are connected in series.
Therefore, the total charge Q on each capacitor is the same.
A 0.50-μF and a 1.4-μF capacitor (C1 and C2, respectively) are connected in series to a 7.0-V battery.
A) Calculate the potential difference across each capacitor
B) Calculate the charge on each capacitor
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