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