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Homework Help: Units of RC are the same as time - help

  1. Jul 20, 2010 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    the title says it all, we are required to show that the units of RC are the same as the units of time.
    ie. iohm * 1 farad = 1 seconds
    Need help

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution
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  3. Jul 20, 2010 #2
    What is the definition of 1 Ohm?

    What is the definition of 1 Farad
  4. Jul 20, 2010 #3


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    As skeptic says, you need to find those units in terms of the fundamental mks units that make them up. You can google Units in Physics to find some pages that give you the mks makeup units of other units. One of my E&M books (Plonus) has a very handy table inside the front cover...
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