PHYS345 Electricity and Electronics

Hint for P7.6

When the switch is open, the current source and two resistors may be replaced with a Thevenin generator to determine the time constant for energization of the inductor.

When the switch is closed, the inductor deenergizes through the two resistors now effectively in parallel.


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Last updated Oct. 13, 1998.
Copyright George Watson, Univ. of Delaware, 1998.