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Illustrate the charging processing using a circuit diagram. This circuit has a switch • (pos c) When the switch is in position c, the circuit is open (not connected). • (pos a) When the switch is in position a, the battery is connected across the capacitor. Fully charged, q = CV . • (pos b) When the switch is in position b, the two plates
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Unformatted text preview: of the capacitor are connected. Electrons will move around the circuit--a current will flow--and the capacitor will discharge. August 18, 2010 University Physics, Chapter 24 8 Charging/Discharging a Capacitor (2) c c Thursday, September 23, 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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