#### Question

If A.C. voltage is applied to a pure capacitor, then voltage across the capacitor ______.

(A) leads the current by phase angle (π/2) rad.

(B) leads the current by phase angle π rad.

(C) lags behind the current by phase angle (π/2) rad.

(D) lags behind the current by phase angle π rad.

#### Solution

(C) lags behind the current by phase angle (π/2) rad.

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Solution If A.C. Voltage is Applied to a Pure Capacitor, Then Voltage Across the Capacitor Concept: Inductance and Capacitance.