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August 18, 2010 University Physics, Chapter 24 4 Parallel Plate Capacitor (1) ! We charge the capacitor by placing a charge + q on the top plate a charge - q on the bottom plate ! Because the plates are conductors, the charge will distribute
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Unformatted text preview: itself evenly over the surface of the conducting plates. ! The electric potential, V , is proportional to the amount of charge on the plates. (using a battery) + + + + + +------Thursday, September 16, 2010...
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This note was uploaded on 12/01/2011 for the course PHYS 241 taught by Professor Wei during the Fall '08 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

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