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Homework Help: Electrical Circuit Logic

  1. May 17, 2012 #1
    Trying to study in preparation for an exam, I've been told that I need to consider the circuits a little more. So in this circuit:

    Would the voltage across the resistor be the voltage across V0? Or would it be the voltage across the inductor because the capacitor is keeping the resistor from being parallel to V0?
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  3. May 17, 2012 #2
    It's the voltage across the inductor.
  4. May 17, 2012 #3
    Thanks! I thought so, just wanted to make sure that I wasn't making it too hard for myself, that tends to be the case unfortunately. Haha
  5. May 19, 2012 #4


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    No. The voltage across the resistor is 16.cos(377t+45°)
    vo(t) is the voltage across the inductor.
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