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Homework Help: DC circuit steady state (resistors and capacitors)

  1. Jan 27, 2013 #1
    I have attached the picture of the circuit.
    I'm trying to figure out the steady state voltages across the 2 resistors and the capacitor.

    V_s is given to be 10V DC.

    At steady state in a DC circuit, a capacitor acts as an open. When that happens, we shouldn't expect any current to flow through the middle branch right?
    If so, then that means there would be a 10V drop across 'C' and 0V drop across R_1. R_2 would also experience a 10V drop.

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  3. Jan 27, 2013 #2


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  4. Jan 27, 2013 #3
    Very good.
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