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When we use this circuit, the LED blinks. I know an inverter transforms high to low voltage and low to high voltage, but here the voltage source is connected to the inverter all the time so the inverter receives high voltage all the time, right? Then why does the inverter ever have a high output?
Also, what's the role of the capacitor in all of this? Here I have the same question as before: it's connected to the voltage source all the time, so when does it ever discharge?
I'm trying to understand this circuit picturing the electron flow as that is currently the only way of understanding it with my limited background knowledge.