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## Homework Statement

Assume you have C1, C2, C3 capacitors and each one of them have a specific charge. Now imagine you connect them to one circuit (Just as in the picture below). Determine the charge on each capacitor after the movement of charges stop

## Homework Equations

Kirchhoff's law

## The Attempt at a Solution

So when I started solving these problems, I came out with a good solution for these problems.

Now the basic solution for a charged capacitor to charge another capacitor is to consider those in parallel, But here we just cant.

So my solution has always showed the right answers, I wonder if it does apply here too.

Basically, you show that one of the capacitors (c1) has a voltage bigger than the sum of others thus a current will pass. Now I can say that Q charges will move in the whole period and with the indicated polarities above I can say that C1's charges decreases by Q and C2's charge increase by Q and C3's charges increase by Q

Now by using conservation of energy or Kirchhoff's 2nd law (voltage law) you can actually determine Q

and you can then get the charge of each capacitor after charging.

It gave sensible answer, that gave me a round trip of zero