« · »

Java Security Update: Oracle has updated the security settings needed to run Physlets.
Click here for help on updating Java and setting Java security.

Problem 26.11: Equivalent capacitance: what's wrong with this circuit?


Please wait for the animation to completely load.

In the animation, you can close and open switches and read the voltage across capacitors A, B, and C. The capacitance of capacitor C is 1 x 10-5 F, and the voltage of the battery is 10 V. Restart. What, if anything, is wrong with the animation?

Problem authored by Anne J. Cox.
Applet authored by Toon Van Hoecke.

The OSP Network:
Open Source Physics - Tracker - EJS Modeling
Physlet Physics
Physlet Quantum Physics