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Solution: A parallel-plate capacitor is connected to a battery and all...

Question

A parallel-plate capacitor is connected to a battery and allowed to charge up. While still connected to battery, a dielectric material is then inserted between two plates of the capacitor. What can we say about the new charges on the capacitor plates?

A) The total charges increases

B) The total charges decreases

C) The total charges remains the same

D) Unable to determine from the information given