A person is working near the secondary of a transformer, as shown in the figure below. The primary voltage is 120 V at 60.0 Hz. The capacitance C, which is the stray capacitance between the hand and the secondary winding, is 10.0 pF. Assuming that the person has a body resistance to ground R, determine the rms voltage across the body. (Suggestion: Redraw the circuit with the secondary of the transformer as a simple AC source.)(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

FIGURE: http://east.ilrn.com/graphing/bca/user/appletImage?dbid=445132339 [Broken]

I need some help with this stuff. This is what I know already. I know that the secondary voltage is 6000 V according to the figure. Also, I know that the rms voltage = max voltage/sqrt(2). I'm not sure how to get the max voltage. I tried using the secondary voltage as the max voltage, but the answer wasn't right. So, I think the secondary voltage is the AC source. How do I get the max voltage using the secondary voltage? Maybe I'm doing this all wrong? I don't know...any help would be great!! Thx in advance! :)

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