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Homework Help: Simple Lazy Current Question (Circuit)

  1. Apr 26, 2010 #1
    ok this is what i have, i want to know if the current would go through the 12V and 4k ohm resistor, since there is a short path (by making the inductor a short for time = infinity) would the current be lazy and take the path through the short or would it also go through the 12v and 4k ohm.

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  3. Apr 26, 2010 #2


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    What are your thoughts? What is the resistance in Ohms for a short circuit? What is the voltage divider equation?
  4. Apr 27, 2010 #3


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    You must remember that the current through the short circuit comes from the two voltage sources.
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