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Homework Help: Physics

Posted by Sammy on Friday, February 5, 2010 at 12:08am.

A hydrogen atom consists of a positively charged proton (nucleus) and a negatively charged electron. The following is correct due to Coulomb's law:
a.The two particles repel each other
b.The electron accelerates toward the proton
c.The electron and proton are in mechanical equilibrium, thus no net force acts between them
d.The electron moves with constant velocity
e.None of these statements is correct

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