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The switch in the figure above has been in position 'a' for a very long time. It is suddenly flipped to position 'b' for a period of 1.25 ms, then back to 'a'. How much energy is dissipated by the 50 Ohm resistor?

The solution is 23 mJ.

Thanks,

Mike

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# Homework Help: Energy Dissipated by Resistor

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