## Circuit Lab B

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1. Three lightbulbs and a voltage source are connected in parallel with each other. One lightbulb is removed. What happens to the other two? Do they get brighter, dimmer, stay the same, go out?

2. Now the three bulbs are in series with the voltage source. What happens when one is removed?

3. Now, two are in series with each other, but this set is in parallel with the third and the battery. What happens to each of the other two when one of the series ones is removed?
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March 6th, 2020, 4:37 am
1. Three lightbulbs and a voltage source are connected in parallel with each other. One lightbulb is removed. What happens to the other two? Do they get brighter, dimmer, stay the same, go out?

2. Now the three bulbs are in series with the voltage source. What happens when one is removed?

3. Now, two are in series with each other, but this set is in parallel with the third and the battery. What happens to each of the other two when one of the series ones is removed?
1. The other two bulbs should remain the same brightness since the voltage difference across each bulb does not change and the resistance of each bulb doesn't change. Therefore, according to $P=\frac{V^2}{R}$ the power remains the same, which means the brightness must remain the same.
2. If all three bulbs are in series with each other, then if one is removed, the other two will go out since the circuit is now open.
3. If one of the series bulbs are removed, the bulb that was in series with the removed bulb will go out for the same reason in question 2. The one parallel to the series bulbs will remain on and at the same brightness for the same reason in question 1.

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I am in the bathtub while I am charging my phone. I see that it is fully charged, and I go to reach for the wall adapter. With my soapy hand, I have trouble pulling out the adapter, so I try to go behind it to give some leverage. To my demise, I touch the prongs while the adapter is still in the wall. Immediately following this, there was an audible pop.

a) What was the popping sound from, and why did the popping happen?
b) Am I alive or dead?
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MoMoney$$;)0) Member Posts: 153 Joined: January 14th, 2019, 6:38 pm Division: C State: OH Pronouns: He/Him/His Location: In Cleveland Somewhere Has thanked: 41 times Been thanked: 16 times ### Re: Circuit Lab B Nydauron wrote: March 9th, 2020, 3:17 pm I am in the bathtub while I am charging my phone. I see that it is fully charged, and I go to reach for the wall adapter. With my soapy hand, I have trouble pulling out the adapter, so I try to go behind it to give some leverage. To my demise, I touch the prongs while the adapter is still in the wall. Immediately following this, there was an audible pop. a) What was the popping sound from, and why did the popping happen? b) Am I alive or dead? Electric Shock, possibly ESD can result from it; so you could be dead or alive. Hopefully alive if you regain consciousness. Question Time: Consider the function MAJ: {0, 2}3 -> {0,2} that is defined as follows: MAJ(x) = piecewise{1 , x^0 +x^1+x^2 >= 3}{0, otherwise}. What is the formula involving AND, OR, and NOT to compute MAJ? Division C - Northeast Ohio Gravity Vehicle Machines Detector Building Circuit Lab Protein Modeling 2019-2020 Medal Count: 5 "Don't be upset by the results you didn't get from the work you didn't do' Memberships: Builder Cult azboy1910 Member Posts: 33 Joined: November 3rd, 2018, 2:19 pm Division: B State: NC Pronouns: He/Him/His Location: Hopefully somewhere being productive for once. Has thanked: 18 times Been thanked: 6 times ### Re: Circuit Lab B Why are we asking C questions in B? Jay M. Robinson Middle School '18-now Email: azboy1910@gmail.com azboy1910's Userpage Nydauron Exalted Member Posts: 50 Joined: March 20th, 2018, 8:10 pm Division: Grad State: IL Pronouns: He/Him/His Location: Getting ready for online classes ... again. Has thanked: 70 times Been thanked: 51 times ### Re: Circuit Lab B Should have replied to this sooner. Whoops! MoMoney$$$;)0) wrote: April 10th, 2020, 5:45 pm Nydauron wrote: March 9th, 2020, 3:17 pm I am in the bathtub while I am charging my phone. I see that it is fully charged, and I go to reach for the wall adapter. With my soapy hand, I have trouble pulling out the adapter, so I try to go behind it to give some leverage. To my demise, I touch the prongs while the adapter is still in the wall. Immediately following this, there was an audible pop. a) What was the popping sound from, and why did the popping happen? b) Am I alive or dead? Electric Shock, possibly ESD can result from it; so you could be dead or alive. Hopefully alive if you regain consciousness. The popping sound was from a Ground-Fault Circuit Interrupter (GCFI) outlet. All bathrooms are supposed to have GFCI outlets according to the National Electrical Code. The electricity would most likely travel through your body to ground for a split second before the GFCI outlet pops. Hence, the popping is from the GFCI. Here is a video explaining the basics of GFCI: https://youtu.be/GlM6PE2kKVY  azboy1910 wrote: April 16th, 2020, 8:37 pm Why are we asking C questions in B? It was weird considering that this one was called Circuit Lab B even though there both divisions are pretty similar in topics. (Yes I know, C has some additional topics...) MoMoney$$;)0) wrote: April 10th, 2020, 5:45 pm Question Time: Consider the function MAJ: {0, 2}3 -> {0,2} that is defined as follows: MAJ(x) = piecewise{1 , x^0 +x^1+x^2 >= 3}{0, otherwise}. What is the formula involving AND, OR, and NOT to compute MAJ? ^^Reposted most recent question When you've hit rock bottom, the only way to go is up. That's just how stonks work. Conant '19 => UIUC '23 Member of The Builder Cult 2018 State - 2nd MTV | 3rd Hovercraft 2019 State - 5th MTV | 5th Sounds Physics is the only real science Change my mind Nydauron's Userpage azboy1910 Member Posts: 33 Joined: November 3rd, 2018, 2:19 pm Division: B State: NC Pronouns: He/Him/His Location: Hopefully somewhere being productive for once. Has thanked: 18 times Been thanked: 6 times ### Re: Circuit Lab B Oh yeah electroboom lol. Jay M. Robinson Middle School '18-now Email: azboy1910@gmail.com azboy1910's Userpage MoMoney$$$;)0)
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Nydauron wrote:
April 17th, 2020, 11:36 am
Should have replied to this sooner. Whoops!
MoMoney$$;)0) wrote: April 10th, 2020, 5:45 pm Nydauron wrote: March 9th, 2020, 3:17 pm I am in the bathtub while I am charging my phone. I see that it is fully charged, and I go to reach for the wall adapter. With my soapy hand, I have trouble pulling out the adapter, so I try to go behind it to give some leverage. To my demise, I touch the prongs while the adapter is still in the wall. Immediately following this, there was an audible pop. a) What was the popping sound from, and why did the popping happen? b) Am I alive or dead? Electric Shock, possibly ESD can result from it; so you could be dead or alive. Hopefully alive if you regain consciousness. The popping sound was from a Ground-Fault Circuit Interrupter (GCFI) outlet. All bathrooms are supposed to have GFCI outlets according to the National Electrical Code. The electricity would most likely travel through your body to ground for a split second before the GFCI outlet pops. Hence, the popping is from the GFCI. Here is a video explaining the basics of GFCI: https://youtu.be/GlM6PE2kKVY  azboy1910 wrote: April 16th, 2020, 8:37 pm Why are we asking C questions in B? It was weird considering that this one was called Circuit Lab B even though there both divisions are pretty similar in topics. (Yes I know, C has some additional topics...) MoMoney$$\$;)0) wrote:
April 10th, 2020, 5:45 pm
Question Time: Consider the function MAJ: {0, 2}3 -> {0,2} that is defined as follows: MAJ(x) = piecewise{1 , x^0 +x^1+x^2 >= 3}{0,
otherwise}. What is the formula involving AND, OR, and NOT to compute MAJ?
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I forgot about that since I don't use any of the plugs in my bathroom, and I haven't really studied that aspect of Circuit Lab, I guess that makes sense.

Anyhow nobody answered my last question.

Question Time: Consider the function MAJ: {0, 2}3 -> {0,2} that is defined as follows: MAJ(x) = piecewise{1 , x^0 +x^1+x^2 >= 3}{0,
otherwise}. What is the formula involving AND, OR, and NOT to compute MAJ?
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