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Parallel resistors,

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**PART A) **

The inductor has infinite resistance immediately after the switch is closed. Thus, it acts as an open circuit.

The switch in the figure has been open for a long time. It is closed at t = 0s.

**(a)** What is the current through the battery immediately after the switch is closed?**(b)** What is the current through the battery after the switch has been closed a long time?

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