PHYS208 Fundamentals of Physics II

Hint for Ch. 26, 26P

a) C1 is straightforward since it is connected directly to the battery.

b) To find the charge on C2, find the equivalent capacitance of the branch in which it lies. Then evaluate the charge and begin expanding the equivalent capacitance until the charge on C2 is determined.

Last updated Oct. 5, 1997.
Copyright George Watson, Univ. of Delaware, 1997.