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## Homework Statement

I did the RC circuit lab

I measure the actual resistance of 1000Ω

Function Generator Resistance: 50 Ω

Function Generator Frequency: 1.4Hz

resistor used was 41uF in C1

Resistor used was 22uf for c2

So i have to find c1, c2 and use c1,c2 to calc. the total capacitance for series/parallel

Data:

Half Life:

C1: 1.200 milli sec

C2: 0.600 milli sec

Series C1, C2: 1.400 millisec

Parallel C1,C2: 2.000 millisec

## Homework Equations

C= (t 1/2)/ Rln2

## The Attempt at a Solution

C1: ( 1.200e-3)/ 50Ω * ln2 = 3.46E-5

C2: (.600 e-3)/ 50Ω* ln2= 1.73e-5

for parallel/ series capacitors, i'm not sure where to continue.

is it add up the c1 and c2 and thats my series capacitance? and 1/c1 +1/c2= my parallel capacitance?