Calculating Equivalent Capacitance

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What is capacitance?

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1. What is a capacitor?

2. How do you discharge a capacitor?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Plan to be assessed with this quiz and worksheet on concepts like capacitance and capacitors, as well as the relationship between the two.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

More particularly, you'll be examined on:

  • Capacitance's definition
  • The definition of a capacitor
  • How one discharges a capacitor
  • The calculation of capacitance for parallel capacitors
  • Equivalent capacitance of a circuit

Skills Practiced

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding capacitance calculation and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding discharging capacitors
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as capacitors and capacitance

Additional Learning

Discover more useful knowledge about capacitance with the aide of our video lesson named Calculating Equivalent Capacitance. This lesson will cover subjects such as:

  • The different sizes capacitance can come in
  • Parallel and series circuits
  • Examples of solving for capacitance
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