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Voltage Across Series Capacitor

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A $3$ $nF$ capacitor and a $6$ $nF$ capacitor are wired in series and then connected across a $12$ $V$ battery.

What is the potential difference across the $3$ $nF$ capacitor?

A

$1.33$ $V$

B

$4$ $V$

C

$8$ $V$

D

$12$ $V$