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Homework Help: Can this type of question be solved ?

  1. Dec 2, 2004 #1
    This question relates on the capacitance and the charge stored in each capacitor.

    I have my question and diagram in the attachment.Hope that anyone will help me figure out.

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  3. Dec 2, 2004 #2
    I really need help on this question as I can't figure out the way to solve this type of question.
  4. Dec 2, 2004 #3
    Capacitance for capacitors in series adds like the inverses, similar to resistors in parallel.

    [tex]\frac{1}{C} = \frac{1}{C_1}+\frac{1}{C_2}[/tex]

    Or were you having trouble with some other part of the problem?

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