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Learning Exercise

Material: Charging And Discharging A Capacitor
Submitted by: John Walkup on Jun 04, 2001
Date Last Modified: Jun 04, 2001
Title: RC Circuit Web Assignment No. 2
Description: An online assignment using a Java applet by Michael Davidson. Tests the user on their qualitative understanding of the flow of electrons in an RC circuit when charging and discharging.
Time Required Under half hour.
Topics: RC Circuit, capacitor, capacitance.
Course: Second semester, introductory physics
Audience: College General Ed, High School
Prerequisites Skills: Basic understanding of electrostatics.
Learning Objectives: To enhance a student's understanding of how current charges and discharges a capacitor, and why.
Text of Learning Exercise: See
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