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I'm working in a circuit with some switches and it has the same configuration but different elements between ab. I am not sure if is possible to get a Thévenin equivalent of the next strange subicircuit to simplify calculations:

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  • \$\begingroup\$ What exactly does "next strange subicircuit to simplify calculations" mean? \$\endgroup\$
    – Andy aka
    Oct 22, 2013 at 9:39

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Since \$i_x \$ is not associated in any way with the output port AB, \$i_x\$ is an independent variable and thus, as seen from the port AB, the CCVS is an independent source. The Thevenin equivalent is:

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