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Quiz 3 Solutions - Answer False Question 5 If the cell...

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Question 1 Looking at the exponential decay curve on the blackboard, write the equation for V(t) and then evaluate V(t) at t=10ms. Give your answer in mV with 2 digits to the right of the decimal. Answer -63.23 Question 2 A larger diameter cell will have larger total membrane capacitance than a smaller cell Answer True Question 3 A larger diameter cell will have larger total membrane resistance than a smaller cell Answer False Question 4 A larger diameter cell will generally have slower (longer) time constant than a smaller cell (all else being equal)
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Unformatted text preview: Answer False Question 5 If the cell membrane were to double in thickness, the change in capacitance would mean that the amount of charge that would need to flow across the membrane to depolarize it by 10 mV would grow larger. Answer False Question 6 One of the purposes of a voltage clamp is to push the capacitive currents to the beginning and end of a constant voltage period. Answer True...
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