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Negative plate of a charged capacitor is connected to positive plate

  1. Feb 8, 2016 #1
    What happens when negative plate of a charged capacitor is connected to positive plate of another charged capacitor and vice versa. ?
     
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  3. Feb 8, 2016 #2

    cnh1995

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    Current flows in the circuit until the voltages of the capacitors become equal. The direction of this current is determined by the voltages across the capacitors.
     
  4. Feb 8, 2016 #3
    First the charges get neutralised, then the remaining ones get distributed to each capacitor according to their capacitances.
     
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