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The circuit below shows two lightbulbs numbered 1 and 2 wired in a circuit. Assume the battery has negligible internal resistance.

Which table best describes the lightbulbs before and after the switch is closed (off, on, brighter than before, dimmer than before)?

A
Before Switch Closed After Switch Closed
Bulb 1 on brighter than before
Bulb 2 on dimmer than before
B
Before Switch Closed After Switch Closed
Bulb 1 off on
Bulb 2 on dimmer than before
C
Before Switch Closed After Switch Closed
Bulb 1 off on
Bulb 2 on same as before
D
Before Switch Closed After Switch Closed
Bulb 1 off on
Bulb 2 on brighter than before
E
Before Switch Closed After Switch Closed
Bulb 1 off on
Bulb 2 off on
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