Problem: Consider the circuit shown in the sketch. Initially the switch is open and no currents flow.  After the switch has been closed a long time, it is opened. Just after the switch is reopened, what are the currents I1 and I2 through each resistor?

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Consider the circuit shown in the sketch. Initially the switch is open and no currents flow. 

After the switch has been closed a long time, it is opened. Just after the switch is reopened, what are the currents I1 and I2 through each resistor?

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