W=work(energy) in joules(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

C=capacitance in farads

A=Amperes

V=Voltage

Q=charge in coulombs

s=seconds

P=power in watts

I know that W=1/2(V^2)C is the correct formula, but I don't know how to derive it.

I am doing the following: C=Q/V, C=As/V, VC=VAs/V, VC=Ps/V, VC=W/V, W=C(V^2)

What am i missing?

--dbernat32

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