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An electron moving through an electric field experiences an acceleration of 6.1 multiplied by 103 m/s2.
(a) Find the electric force acting on the electron.
(b) What is the strength of the electric field?

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    (a) Force = mass x acceleration
    Look up the electron mass

    (b) Force = e*E

    Solve for the field, E. Use the force from part (a)
    e is the electron charge.

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