A parallel plate capacitor is made by stacking $n$ equally spaced plates connected alternatively. If the capacitance between any two adjacent plates is $C$, then the resultant capacitance is-

A

$(n−1)C$

B

$(n+1)C$

C

$C$

D

$nC$

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Correct option is A)

$n$ plates connected alternately give rise to $(n–1)$ capacitors connected in parallel $∴$, Resultant capacitance $=(n–1)C$.

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