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Capacitors & Capacitance

#### Q. A 4.80-µF capacitor that is initially uncharged is connected in series with a 7.40-kΩ resistor and an emf source with ε = 100 V and negligible inte...

Solved • Aug 27, 2020

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#### Q. Six parallel-plate capacitors of identical plate separation have different plate areas ,different capacitances ,and different dielectrics filling t...

Solved • Jul 28, 2020

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#### Q. Six parallel-plate capacitors of identical plate separation have different plate areas ,different capacitances ,and different dielectrics filling t...

Solved • Jul 17, 2020

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#### Q. What property of objects is best measured by their capacitance?a) ability to conduct electric currentb) ability to distort an external electrostati...

Solved • Jul 15, 2020

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#### Q. For the circuit of Figure 38, a. What is the equivalent capacitance?b. How much charge flows through the battery as the capacitors are being charged?

Solved • Jul 15, 2020

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#### Q. A 4.80-µF capacitor that is initially uncharged is connected in series with a 7.40-kΩ resistor and an emf source with ε = 100 V and negligible inte...

Solved • Jul 14, 2020

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#### Q. For the capacitor network shown in (Figure 1) , the potential difference across ab is 48 V .A. Find the charge on the 150 nFcapacitor.B. Find the c...

Solved • Jul 14, 2020

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#### Q. How do you add capacitance for two capacitors, C1 and C2, when connected in parallel?

Solved • Jul 14, 2020

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#### Q. Two electrodes connected to a 9.0 V battery are charged to ±45 nC. What is the capacitance of the electrodes?

Solved • Jun 2, 2020

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#### Q. Suppose you wanted to store 27 μC of charge in a capacitor across a voltage of 120 V.What capacitance is needed in nF?

Solved • Jun 2, 2020

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#### Q. A vacuum-insulated parallel-plate capacitor with plate separation d has capacitance C0.What is the capacitance if an insulator with dielectric cons...

Solved • May 21, 2020

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#### Q. Part A. Rank the following capacitors on the basis of the dielectric constant of the material between the plates.Part B. Rank the capacitors on the...

Solved • May 19, 2020

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#### Q. Dry air will break down if the electric field exceeds about 3.0x106 V/mPart AWhat amount of charge can be placed on a capacitor if the area of each...

Solved • May 18, 2020

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#### Q. A combination of series and parallel connections of capacitors is shown in the figure. The sizes of these capacitors are given by the following dat...

Solved • May 13, 2020

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#### Q. You have two capacitors, one is 6.0 μF the other is 3.0 μF. You also have some wires and a 9.0 V battery.  Determine the charges on each capacitor ...

Solved • May 8, 2020

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#### Q. The capacitors in each circuit (a) through (d) pictured to the right, discharge when the switch closes at t = 0 seconds. Rank in order from largest...

Solved • May 8, 2020

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#### Q. 1) A capacitor consists of two 6.0-cm-diameter circular plates separated by 1.0 mm. The plates are charged to 170V , then the battery is removed.A)...

Solved • Apr 28, 2020

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#### Q. (a) Find the voltage, V1 across the first capacitor. Express your answer in terms of V.(b) Find the charge Q on the first capacitor. Express your a...

Solved • Mar 11, 2020

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#### Q. (a) What is the equivalent capacitance of the three capacitors in the figure below?(b) What is the equivalent capacitance of the three capacitors i...

Solved • Mar 11, 2020