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If the charge on a capacitor doubles how does its capacitance change?

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Does it double or stay the same?
 

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The capacitance depends only on the geometrical configuration of your conductors (capacitors). It doesn't matter HOW much charge you put there, the capacitance remains the same.
 
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Q=CV

Capacitance depends on 'area and length' of the capacitor , the charge on it wont change the capacitance but would change the potential difference on the plate.
 

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I can't believe i could have written such crap.:surprised:I must be having a miserable day.:yuck:

Daniel.
 

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