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CApacitance Question

  1. Jun 24, 2013 #1
    A parallel plate condenser is connected with the terminals of a battery. The distance between the plates is 6 mm. If a glass plate (dielectric constant K=9) of 4.5 mm is introduced between them, then the capacity will become
    Ans 3 times how????
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  3. Jun 24, 2013 #2


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    This looks like a homework question.
    Please post it in the right place.
    PS try treating the system as two capacitors in series.
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