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Show that the rms value for the sawtooth voltage shown in Figure 33.54 is Delta V_max / sqrt 3.

All Figure 33.54 shows is a graph of Delta V vs time with amplitudes of +Delta V_max and -Delta V_max with the sawtooth wave going between the amplitudes three times, starting at -Delta V_max and ending at -Delta V_max.

How would I go about starting this question? The only thing I can think of using to start is, Delta V_rms = Delta V_max / sqrt 2 = .707 * Delta V_max. I have no idea how or why I should use this though.. I'm completely stuck..

Any help is greatly appreciated.

Thanks in advance.

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# Homework Help: Sawtooth voltage

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