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Homework Help: ANOTHER simple circuit analysis question

  1. Nov 3, 2008 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    the question can be found here: http://www.mailfreeonline.com/uploader/5731C3EE.jpg [Broken]


    2. Relevant equations



    3. The attempt at a solution
    i couldn't do parts a and b.

    part c:
    i added resistors in parallel and somehow got a value that Vo = 9.33V (part of the circuit above the 2A current source simplifies to a current sources of 5A and the lower part to a resistor of 4/3). surely i should only be able to find Vo in terms of Io...

    could someone please show me how to do part (a) and confirm my answer for part (c)?
     
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  2. jcsd
  3. Nov 3, 2008 #2
    So what's the bottleneck in a)?
     
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  4. Nov 4, 2008 #3
    looks like the only way to confirm the answer for (c) is to do part (a) and (b) first. =]

    like what misgfool said, what's the bottleneck in (a)? try drawing the currents across the resistors, and do KCL like before.
     
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