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David23454

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## Homework Statement

Two 3.0-cm-diameter aluminum electrodes are spaced 0.50 mm apart. The electrodes are connected to a 200 V battery. Find the capacitance of one of the spheres.

## Homework Equations

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C=QV

C=ε

_{0}A/d

## The Attempt at a Solution

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I'm really not sure how to approach this problem. I tried solving the problem for the area of the sphere inserted into the formula, and when that turned out wrong, I then tried the volume, but the answers are not correct. I know that the formula C=ε

_{0}A/d is for a parallel plate capacitor, so I'm pretty sure I can't use it as is because I'm dealing with spheres, but I don't know where to start.

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