Answer :

We know that,

Voltage dropor potential difference) across capacitor is given by



Where,


Q=charge on the capacitor


C=capacitance of the capacitor


By looking at the graph,



We can see that first increment in voltage is greater than the second increment. Therefore,


we can conclude that voltage drop across capacitor C1 is greater than the voltage drop across capacitor C2


on moving left to right C1 comes first)


Since charges on the capacitors in series are same ,


Q1=Q2


The potential drop across the capacitor C1 is more than Capacitor C2.


V1>V2


Putting the values of V, we get



On solving, we get



Or


C2>C1


Thus, the capacitance of the capacitor C1 is less than C2

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