# Problem 9:A capacitor is charged with a total charge of q = 5.1E-05 C. The capacitor is wired in series with a resistor, R-8Randomized Variablesq = 5.1 E-05 C← Δ Part (a) Input an expression for the time constant, τ, of this circuit using the variablesprovided and C for capacitance.HOME4 5 6BACKSCLEARSubmitHintI give up!Hints: 1 -deduction per hint. Hints remaining:Feedback:deduction per feedback.Part (b) What is the value of the time constant in s if the capacitor has capacitance of1.0 μF?ΔPart (c) How long will it take the capacitor to discharge half of its charge in seconds?

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3 views help_outlineImage TranscriptioncloseProblem 9: A capacitor is charged with a total charge of q = 5.1E-05 C. The capacitor is wired in series with a resistor, R-8 Randomized Variables q = 5.1 E-05 C ← Δ Part (a) Input an expression for the time constant, τ, of this circuit using the variables provided and C for capacitance. HOME 4 5 6 BACKS CLEAR Submit Hint I give up! Hints: 1 -deduction per hint. Hints remaining: Feedback: deduction per feedback. Part (b) What is the value of the time constant in s if the capacitor has capacitance of 1.0 μF? Δ Part (c) How long will it take the capacitor to discharge half of its charge in seconds? fullscreen
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(a)

The expression for time constant is,

Step 2

(b)

The value of the time constant is,

Step 3

(c)

The condition given i...

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