Problem 26.10: Capacitors in series (microscopic view)

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The animations show parallel-plate capacitors connected by conducting wires to a battery. Restart. If all the capacitors are identical, how do the batteries in the two cases compare?

Problem authored by Anne J. Cox.
Script authored by Morten Brydensholt.
Applet authored by Vojko Valencic.