LC Circuit Basics (4:06)
Amidst the background noise, we explore an LC circuit featuring a capacitor, inductor, and switch. Bo sets the stage, describing the initial current state at time zero, unraveling the intricate dance of electric potential and magnetic fields. Discover how the circuit undergoes simple harmonic motion, akin to a horizontal mass-spring system. The captivating journey unfolds as Mr. P draws parallels between mechanical and electrical systems, demystifying the complexities of LC circuits.
0:00 Before the switch is closed
0:54 After the switch is closed
2:00 Capacitor is completely discharged
2:47 It’s Simple Harmonic Motion!