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6.1: Capacitors

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    After completing this chapter, you should be able to:

    • Describe the theoretical and practical aspects of capacitor construction.
    • Describe the current-voltage characteristic behavior of capacitors.
    • Utilize component data sheets to determine operating characteristics of capacitors.
    • Determine the initial and steady-state equivalents of resistor-capacitor networks.
    • Determine the transient response of basic RC networks.

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