Problem: A combination of series and parallel connections of capacitors is depicted in the figure. C1 = 18 μFC2 = 6.09 μFC3 = 1.85 μFFind the total capacitance of the combination of capacitors, in microfarads.

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Capacitors in series:

Ceq=C1C2C1+C2

In parallel:

Ceq=C1+C2

C1 and C2 are in parallel,

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A combination of series and parallel connections of capacitors is depicted in the figure. 

C1 = 18 μF

C2 = 6.09 μF

C3 = 1.85 μF

Find the total capacitance of the combination of capacitors, in microfarads.

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