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A circuit contains two resistors (10 and 20) and two capacitors (12 F and 6 F) connected to a 6 V battery. The circuit has been connected for a long...

A circuit contains two resistors (10 Ω and 20Ω) and two capacitors (12 µF and 6 µF) connected to a 6 V battery.  The circuit has been connected for a long time.
See attached file.
a. Calculate the total capacitance of the circuit.
b. Calculate the current in the 10 Ω resistor.
c. Calculate the potential difference between points A and B.
d. Calculate the charge stored on one plate of the 6µF capacitor.
e. If the wire is cut at point P. Will the potential difference between points A and    B increase, decrease, of remain the same? Explain.
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A circuit contains two resistors (10 Ω and 20Ω) and two capacitors
(12 µF and 6 µF) connected to a 6 V battery. The circuit has been
connected for a long time.
6V Battery
Ω10 A
12µF
6µF P
20Ω B
Calculate the total capacitance of the circuit.
Calculate the current in the 10 Ω resistor.
Calculate the potential difference between points A and B.
Calculate the charge stored on one plate of the 6µF capacitor.
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point P. Will the potential difference between points A and B increase,
decrease, of remain the same? Explain.

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