(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

To what potential should you charge a 1.0 micro(u)F capacitor to store 1.0 J of energy?

2. Relevant equations

Uc = 1/2C (Vc)squared

3. The attempt at a solution

1/2 CV^2 so V=SQR(2E/C)=SQR(2/1E^-6)=.004 V

This isn't right though. Any help??

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# Homework Help: Potential & charge

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