Problem: An ac series circuit contains a source with voltage amplitude V = 240 V and angular frequency ω = 100 rad/s. The circuit contains a resistor with R = 400 Ω and a capacitor with C = 5.0 x 10-5 F. What is the maximum voltage across the capacitor?

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An ac series circuit contains a source with voltage amplitude V = 240 V and angular frequency ω = 100 rad/s. The circuit contains a resistor with R = 400 Ω and a capacitor with C = 5.0 x 10-5 F. What is the maximum voltage across the capacitor?

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