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Parallel Plate Capacitors

Q. Consider a charged parallel-plate capacitor. Which combination of changes would quadruple its capacitance?a) Double the charge and double the plate...

Solved • Mar 13, 2020

Parallel Plate Capacitors

Q. Consider an air-filled charged parallel plate capacitor. How can its capacitance be increased?a) Increase the charge on the capacitor.b) Decrease t...

Solved • Mar 13, 2020

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Q. (a) Assume that charge −q is placed on the top plate, and +q is placed on the bottom plate. What is the magnitude of the electric field E between t...

Solved • Mar 13, 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 • Mar 10, 2020

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Q. You reposition the two plates of a parallel-plate capacitor so that the distance between them doubles. There is vacuum between the plates. If the c...

Solved • Jan 5, 2017

Parallel Plate Capacitors

Q. The charge on the square plates of a parallel-plate capacitor is Q. The potential across the plates is maintained with constant voltage by a batter...

Solved • Jan 4, 2017

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Q. Two parallel-plate capacitors C1 and C2, are separated by vacuum. C1 plate has an area twice as large as C2, but the plates of C1 are separated by ...

Solved • Dec 27, 2016

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Q. The potential difference between the plates of a parallel plate capacitor with the plate separation of 6 mm is 60 V. What is the electric field bet...

Solved • Dec 26, 2016

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Q. Each plate of a parallel-plate air capacitor has an area of 0.0010 m 2, and the separation of the plates is 0.050 mm. An electric field of 7. 4x10 ...

Solved • Dec 26, 2016

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Q. A parallel plate capacitor has plates with area A = 350cm2 separated by a distance d = 1.5mm. What is the capacitance when the capacitor is filled ...

Solved • Dec 20, 2016

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Q. Consider a parallel-plate capacitor constructed from two circular metal plates of radius R. The plates are separated by a distance of 1.5 mm. (a) ...

Solved • Dec 20, 2016

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Q. A uniform electric field is established by connecting the plates of a parallel-plate capacitor to a 12-V battery. A) If the plates are seperated b...

Solved • Dec 19, 2016

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Q. The plates of a parallel-plate capacitor are 3.0mm apart, and each plate carries 75nC of charge. The electric field between the plates has a magnit...

Solved • Dec 19, 2016