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Homework Help: Series-Parallel RC Circuit Analysis

  1. Jul 10, 2013 #1
    I'm having a hard time understanding and solving problems in moderately complex RC circuits...
    Please Help.

    You don't have to solve right up to the numerical value, that is not my priority,

    Rather If you could just explain how to begin and process through the question, It would be best.
    Thanks. :)

    1. I'm Posting an image of the problem.

    Relevant equations and Data are given

    The attempt at a solution:
    Well, I knew, At initial stage capacitors act as wires, and at final state they behave as open switch/circuit.

    But I just don't get it how to apply that here.!

    Answers are :
    1. () 4/3 V.
    ()-10/3 V.
    () 3.3 x 10^-6 C.

    2. 4.321 x 10^-4 Joule.
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution
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  3. Jul 11, 2013 #2


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  4. Jul 11, 2013 #3
    how to analyse the the circuit whether its parallel or in series??
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