The equivalent capacitance for the circuit drawn below is 

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The equivalent capacitance for the circuit drawn below is 

A. 18µf 

B. 4uf 

C. 2uf 

D. 12uf 

E. 13uf 

ANSWER: Option B

EXPLANATION: To find the equivalent capacitance

For n capacitor series arrangements

1/Ctotal = 1/C1 + 1/C2 + 1/C3 + … + 1/Cn

For n capacitor parallel arrangements

Ctotal = C1 + C2 + C3 + … + Can

Just the opposite of equivalent resistance!

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