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Textbook Problem

Technician A says that a capacitor always discharges with the same voltage it was charged with. Technician B says that current only flows through a capacitor when it is charging or discharging. Who is correct?

  1. Technician A

  • Technician B
  • Both A and B
  • Neither A nor B
  • To determine

    Whether Technician A or Technician B is correct.

    Explanation

    A capacitor is a passive circuit element that is used to store the energy in terms of the electrical field. It is also known as a condenser. To charge the capacitor a voltage is applied to the electrodes of the capacitor, and they receive equal and opposite charges. Opposite charges on the electrodes create the electric field between them. This electric field stores energy in the capacitor. The energy stored in the capacitor remain as it is until the two is terminal is connected in the circuit. Therefore, the voltage level also remains the same...

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