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Problem 31.8: RC oscillations
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Assume ideal circuit components (voltage across the capacitor [blue] is given in volts, current [red] is given in milliamperes, and time is given in seconds). A capacitor is charged and connected to an inductor. Watch what happens to the voltage across the capacitor and to the current. Restart.
- What is the value of the inductor?
- What is the average power dissipated? Why?
Problem authored by Anne J. Cox.
Script authored by Wolfgang Christian and Anne J. Cox.