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Can you please help me with the following problem?

Two charges separated by one meter exert 1-N forces on each other. If the charges are pushed to 1/4 meter separation, the force on each charge will be?

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  1. The inverse law applies. What is the reciprocal of 1/4 squared? As charges get closer, the force increases dramatically?

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  2. Would it be 16 N?

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  3. Yes.

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  4. What is the pressure

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  5. What is the solution?

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