5F30.20 - RC Time Constant on Scope

RC Time Constant

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PIRA Classification: 5F30.20

Description: An RC circuit consists of a 6 V battery, resistor and capacitor.  When the switch it closed, the oscilloscope shows the charging rate of the capacitor.  Different resistors may be used to change the charging rate.

Special Instructions: None

Condition: Good

Setup time: 2 minutes