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Practice Quiz 5 Physics 7B Winter 2010 Feb. 10, 2010 The discharge of a capacitor through a resistor exhibits exponential change behavior. Starting with the fundamental principle of energy conservation develop a logical argument to demonstrate
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Unformatted text preview: why one gets an exponential function to describe this behavior. Include a discussion of the time constant for the circuit and explain why the value of the time constant is RC....
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This note was uploaded on 09/08/2010 for the course PHY 7B PHY7B taught by Professor Cebra during the Winter '10 term at UC Davis.

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