Capacitance
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This text is meant to accompany class discussions. It is not everything there is to know about the basics of torque and the two conditions of equilibrium. It is meant as a prep for class. More detailed notes and examples are given in the class notes, presentations, and demonstrations (click here.)
 
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Schematics and Identifying Capacitors in Series or Parallel

This video can be found on YouTube at http://youtu.be/hfuUasMeN5w

 

Example 1
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Identify which capacitors are in series or parallel.

Image of the circuit

 

This video solution can be foudn on YouTube at http://youtu.be/4DQg4N4SNwc

 
Example 2
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Identify the capacitors that are in series and parallel.

This video solution can be found on YouTube at http://youtu.be/XJpXVCRqA14

Note:
This example follows our charge model that says negative or postive charges can flow. In reality one charge type flows more easily than the other. So this charge leaves one plates and collects on the opposite plate.
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