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Homework Help: College Physics

Posted by Jen on Monday, January 21, 2008 at 11:36am.

During an electrical storm, clouds can build up very large amounts of charge, and this charge can induce charges on the earth's surface. Sketch the distribution of charges at the earth's surface in the vicinity of a cloud if the cloud is positively charged and the earth behaves like a conductor.

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