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What inductance must be connected to a 17 pF capacitor in an oscillator capable of generating 550 nm (i.e. visible) electromagnetic waves? Comment on your answer.

To solve it I just rearranged the following equation and isolated L

[tex]f=\frac{1}{2\pi\sqrt{LC}}[/tex]

I'm also not sure what the prefix 'p' in the 17pF stands for...

Thanks

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# Homework Help: Inductance Question

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