# An electric field exerts a force of 3.00 E-4 N on a positive test charge of 7.20 E-4 C. The magnitude of the field at the location of the charge is

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A positive test charge of 6.00 µC is placed in an electric field, which exerts a force of 5.00 x 10-4 N on the test charge. What is the magnitude of the electric field strength at the location of the test charge? (remember E = Fon q' / q', and 1 µC = 1.00 x 10-6 C)

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An electric field exerts a force of 3.00 E-4 N on a positive test charge of 7.20 E-4 C. The magnitude of the field at the location of the charge is?

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a positive test charge of 3.0uC experiences a force of 0.75 N in an electric field. What is the magnitude of the electric field at the location of the test charge?

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a positive test charge of 3.0uC experiences a force of 0.75 N in an electric field. What is the magnitude of the electric field at the location of the test charge?

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1. Why is an electric field considered to be a vector quantity? 2. Draw the electric field around an electric dipole of +1 µC and -1 µC 3. How many electrons have been removed from a positively charged object if it has a charge of 1.5 x 1011 C? 4. A particle with a charge - ...

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Matt forgot to put the fabric softener in the wash. As his socks tumbled in the dryer, they became charged. If a small piece of lint with a charge of +1.25 E -19 C is attracted to the socks by a force of 3.0 E -9 N, what is the magnitude of the electric field at this location...

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the chapter is on electric fields and forces and I cannot figure these 3 answers out: Matt forgot to put the fabric softener in the wash. As his socks tumbled in the dryer, they became charged. If a small piece of lint with a charge of +1.25 E -19 C is attracted to the socks ...

Matt forgot to put the fabric softener in the wash. As his socks tumbled in the dryer, they became charged. If a small piece of lint with a charge of +1.25 E -19 C is attracted to the socks by a force of 3.0 E -9 N, what is the magnitude of the electric field at this location...

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A -10 mC charge experiences a force of 75 N directed south. What is the electric field magnitude and direction at the location of the charge? If this charge is removed and not replaced, what is the electric field magnitude and direction at the location it used to occupy? I ...

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1.) What is the Magnitude of the electrostatic force on a +5 C charge 1.75 m to the left of a -2.5 C charge? (show your work) 2.) In What direction does the force on the +5 C charge act? 3.)Calculate the magnitude of the electric field of the -2.5 C charge at the location of ...

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A -10 mC charge experiences a force of 75 N directed south. What is the electric field magnitude and direction at the location of the charge? If this charge is removed and not replaced, what is the electric field magnitude and direction at the location it used to occupy?

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The electric field at the point x = 5.00cm and y = 0 points in the positive x direction with a magnitude of 10.0 N/C. At the point x = 10.0cm and y = 0 the electric field points in the positive x direction with a magnitude of 16.0 N/C. Assume this electric field is produced by...

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please check: Two point charges, initially 1 cm apart, are moved to a distance of 3 cm apart. By what factor do the resulting electric and gravitational forces between them change? a. 9 b. 3 c. 1/3 d. 1/9 D Two positive charges, each of magnitude q, are on the y-axis at points...

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The electric field at the point and points in the positive direction with a magnitude of 8.00 . At the point and the electric field points in the positive direction with a magnitude of 12.0 . Assume this electric field is produced by a single point charge. What is the charge ...

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Six point charges of equal magnitude q are at the corners of a regular hexagon that has sides of length d. All the odd number charges are positive and all the even number charges are negative (so that there are three positive and three negative charges and there is a negative ...

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The electric field at the point x=5.00 cm and y=0 points in the positive x direction with a magnitude of 10.0 N/C. At the point x=10.0 cm and the electric field points in the positive x direction with a magnitude of 16.0 N/C . Assume this electric field is produced by a single...

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The electric field at the point x=5.00 cm and y=0 points in the positive x direction with a magnitude of 10.0 N/C. At the point x=10.0 cm and y=0, the electric field points in the positive x direction with a magnitude of 15.0 N/C. Assuming the field is produced by a single ...

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A 2μC charge is positioned at x = -0.8m and another 2μC charge is positioned at x = 0.8m. A positive test charge of q = 1.28*10^-18C is positioned at the origin x = 0m. Find (a) the electric force exerted on q, (b) the electric field at the origin, and (c) the electric ...

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Humid air breaks down electrically when its molecules become ionized. this happend in an electric field |E|=3*10^6 N/C. In that field, calculate the magnitude of the electric force on an ion with a single positive charge. ..when they say a single positive charge do they mean +...

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a 12uc test charge was placed 20cm from a source of an electric field. There was a measured force of 0.6N acting on the test charge. What is the strength of the electric field measured by the test charge??

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In the physics equation F=qE, where E is the electric field, q is the charge, and F is the force that the electric field exerts on this charge, does the charge, q, by itself have a direction associated with it? Why or why not?

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A uniform electric field exists everywhere in the x, y plane. This electric field has a magnitude of 5700 N/C and is directed in the positive x direction. A point charge -5.4 × 10-9 C is placed at the origin. Find the magnitude of the net electric field at (a) x = -0.13 m, (b...

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A uniform electric field exists everywhere in the x, y plane. This electric field has a magnitude of 5600 N/C and is directed in the positive x direction. A point charge -9.6 × 10-9 C is placed at the origin. Find the magnitude of the net electric field at (a) x = -0.20 m, (b...

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A sphere with a charge of 1.5 x 10-6 C experiences a force of 3.5 x 102 N when it is located at a certain point in an electric field. Determine the magnitude of the electric field intensity at this location. (remember E = Fon q' / q', and 1 µC = 1.00 x 10-6 C

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A 6 mC charge experiences a force of 6 N directed north. What is the electric field (magnitude and direction) at the location of the charge? Would E=1000 N/C and direction is north Find the force (magnitude and direction) on a -20 mC charge that replaces the 6 mC charge. And F...

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1. A test charge of +2x10^-7 C is located 5 cm to the right of a charge of +1x10^-6 C and 10 cm to the left of a charge of -1x10^-6 C. The three charges lie on a straight line. Find the force on the test charge? 2. A charge of -2x10^-9 C in an electric field between two metal ...

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Background pertinent to this problem is available in Interactive LearningWare 18.3. A uniform electric field exists everywhere in the x, y plane. This electric field has a magnitude of 5700 N/C and is directed in the positive x direction. A point charge -5.4 × 10-9 C is ...

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A positive test charge of 8.33 × 10−5 C is placed in an electric field of 53.54 N/C intensity. What is the strength of the force exerted on the test charge? Answer in units of N

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A positive test charge of 6.47 × 10^−5 C is placed in an electric field of 50.12 N/C intensity. What is the strength of the force exerted onthe test charge? Answer in units of N

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The physics of electric field between two charges. What is the magnitude and direction of the electric field at a point midway between a -8.0 ìC charge and a +6.0 ìC charge? The -8.0 ìC charge is 4.0 cm to the left of the +6.0 ìC charge. If a charge of -2.0 ìC was placed ...

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A magnetic field has a magnitude of 1.2 10-3 T, and an electric field has a magnitude of 5.9 103 N/C. Both fields point in the same direction. A positive 1.8 µC charge moves at a speed of 2.9 106 m/s in a direction that is perpendicular to both fields. Determine the magnitude...

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Three point charges, A=2.00 uC, B=7.00 uC, C=-4.00 uC, are located at the corners of an equilateral triangle. a) Find the magnitude and direction of the electric field position of the 2.00 uC charge. b) How would the eletric field be affected if the charge there were doubled. ...

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A magnetic field has a magnitude of 1.20 10-3 T, and an electric field has a magnitude of 5.50 103 N/C. Both fields point in the same direction. A positive 1.8-µC charge moves at a speed of 2.60 106 m/s in a direction that is perpendicular to both fields. Determine the ...

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1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data A point charge is placed at each corner of a square with side length a. The charges all have the same magnitude q. Two of the charges are positive and two are negative, as shown in the following figure. The two ...

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A positive charge of 1.5x10^-8 C experiences a force of 0.025 N to the left in an electric field. What are the magnitude and direction of the field?

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A uniform electric field of magnitude 260 V/m is directed in the positive x direction. A +14.0 µC charge moves from the origin to the point (x, y) = (20.0 cm, 50.0 cm). (a) What is the change in the potential energy of the charge field system?

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The middle two question please check my answers and tell me if I am correct or if there is something I am missing. The first and the last question I need help to understand and complete it. Thank you in advance!!! 1. What is the electric force between a +2 µC point charge and...

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The magnetic field of the Earth at a certain location is directed vertically downward and has a magnitude of 54.0 µT. A proton is moving horizontally towards the west in this field with a speed of 6.00 ✕ 106 m/s. (a) What is the direction and magnitude of the magnetic ...

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At a certain distance from a point charge, the potential due to the charge is |5.93 V, and the magnitude of the electric field is 13.5 V/m. (Take the potential to be zero at infinity.) Is the electric field directed toward or away from the charge? Here is my attempt. Since ...

Two point charges of opposite sign are brought close together. Which statement best describes the field lines of the combined point charges? (Points : 1) The field lines from the positive charge point toward the negative charge. The field lines from the positive charge point ...

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Which of the statements regarding this situation are true? Select all that apply. -In this simulation when the capacitor voltage is set to a positive value the top plate has a positive charge on it and the bottom plate has a negative charge on it. -In general, decreasing the ...

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Which of the following statements about electric field lines due to static charges are true? (Select all that apply.) Electric field lines can never cross each other. Static charges can create closed loop electric field lines that do not begin or end on a charge. Wider spacing...

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1. what happens to the field strength when you halve the distance between two charges? 2. A positive charge of 3.5 uC is located in an electric field of intensity 3.00 N/C directed toward the south. Find the magnitude and the direction of the force on the test charge. 3. Three...

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What must the charge (sign and magnitude) of a particle of mass 1.48g be for it to remain stationary when placed in a downward-directed electric field of magnitude 670N/C ? What is the magnitude of an electric field in which the electric force on a proton is equal in magnitude...

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A wall has a negative charge distribution producing a uniform horizontal electric field. A small plastic ball of mass 0.0261 kg, carrying charge of −102 μC, is suspended by an uncharged, nonconducting thread 0.369 m long. The thread is attached to the wall and the ...

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A 10 charge sits at a point in space where the magnitude of the electric field is 1900 .What will the magnitude of the field be if the 10 charge is replaced by a 20 charge?

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A charge of -8.9 µC is traveling at a speed of 7.8 106 m/s in a region of space where there is a magnetic field. The angle between the velocity of the charge and the field is 60°. A force of magnitude 4.0 10-3 N acts on the charge. What is the magnitude of the magnetic field?

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A positive charge of 1.100ƒÊ C is located in a uniform field of 1.10~105 N/C. A negative charge of -0.100ƒÊ C is brought near enough to the positive charge that the attractive force between the charges just equals the force on the positive charge due to the field. How ...

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A beam of unknown charged particles passes at right angle to the direction of magnetic field of 9.0 10-2 T. If the speed of the particles is 3.0 104 m/s and force experienced by a particle is 8.64 10-16 N, how many electric charges are carried by one particle? {Force} = F = {...

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I need help confirming my answers: 1) The work done on an electric charge equals a) IR b)q/t c)Vq d) It I think it's C.(Vq) 2) The direction of an electric field is the direction that a ___ test charge will move when placed in the field. a)negative b) positive c) neutral I ...

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I need help confirming my answers: 1) The work done on an electric charge equals a) IR b)q/t c)Vq d) It I think it's C.(Vq) 2) The direction of an electric field is the direction that a ___ test charge will move when placed in the field. a)negative b) positive c) neutral I ...

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what kind of force field surrounds a stationary electric charge? What additional field surrounds it when it moves? "what kind of force field surrounds a stationary electric charge?" Electric field. "What additional field surrounds it when it moves?" Magnetic field. THANK YOU ...

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A uniform electric field of magnitude 250 V/m is directed in the positive x direction. A +12.0-ìC charge moves from the origin to the point (x, y) = (20.0 cm, 50.0 cm). (a) What is the change in the potential energy of the charge–field system? (b) Through what potential ...

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q1= 25 pC q2 = -75 pC A) calculate the magnitude of the electric force between the two charges B) Is the force attractive or repulsive? C) calculate the magnitude and direction of E1 *( there is an arrow above E1) , the electric field at the orgin due to charge q1. D) ...

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What is the magnitude and direction of an electric field that exerts a 4.00 ✕ 10 -5 N upward force on a - 1.80 µC charge? N/C

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Given a square of sidelength a = 4 cm. We place a charged particle at each corner, three of them carry + 2 nC of charge and one carries the same amount of negative charge. What is the magnitude of the electric field at the center of the square? I read a previous post for a ...

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A charged cloud system produces an electric field in the air near Earth's surface. A particle of charge -2.1 x 10-9 C is acted on by a downward electrostatic force of 4.3 x 10-6 N when placed in this field. (a) What is the magnitude of the electric field? (b) What is the ...

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A magnetic field has a magnitude of 1.2 10-3 T, and an electric field has a magnitude of 5.9 103 N/C. Both fields point in the same direction. A positive 1.8 µC charge moves at a speed of 2.9 106 m/s in a direction that is perpendicular to both fields. Determine the magnitude...

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A 6 mC charge experiences a force of 6 N directed north. What is the electric field (magnitude and direction) at the location of the charge? Would the direction still be north? And the magnitude 1000?

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A charge of -5.02 μC is traveling at a speed of 8.86 × 106 m/s in a region of space where there is a magnetic field. The angle between the velocity of the charge and the field is 54.6o. A force of magnitude7.85 × 10-3 N acts on the charge. What is the magnitude of the ...

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A charge of -5.02 μC is traveling at a speed of 8.86 × 106 m/s in a region of space where there is a magnetic field. The angle between the velocity of the charge and the field is 54.6o. A force of magnitude7.85 × 10-3 N acts on the charge. What is the magnitude of the ...

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The magnetic force (Vector FM)on a particle in a magnetic field is found by Vector FM = Vector I × Vector B, Vector I is the charge multiplied by the velocity of a charged particle and Vector B the strength of the magnetic field, in Tesla (T). An electron accelerates from ...

### Vectors Math

The magnetic force (Vector FM)on a particle in a magnetic field is found by Vector FM = Vector I × Vector B, Vector I is the charge multiplied by the velocity of a charged particle and Vector B the strength of the magnetic field, in Tesla (T). An electron accelerates from ...

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1. A charge (uniform linear density=9.0 nC/m) is distributed along the x-axis from x=0 to x=3.0m. Determine the magnitude of the electric field at a point on the x axis with x=4.0m. a)81 N/C b)74 N/C c)61 N/C d)88 N/C e)20 N/C 2. A +2nC point charge is placed at one corner of ...

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The magnetic force (Vector FM)on a particle in a magnetic field is found by Vector FM = Vector I × Vector B, Vector I is the charge multiplied by the velocity of a charged particle and Vector B the strength of the magnetic field, in Tesla (T). An electron accelerates from ...

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A point charge Q1=-2 microcoulomb is located at x=0, and a point charge Q2=+8 microcoulomb, is placed at x=-0.5 on the x axis of a cartesian coordinate system.The goal of this problem is to determine the electric field,at various points along the x axis. a)What is electric ...

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What does the concentration of field lines represent? Answer a. The direction that a positive test charge will be pushed. b. The direction that a negative test charge will be pushed. c. The strength of the force on a positive test charge. d. The strength of the force on a ...

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What does the concentration of field lines represent? Answer a. The direction that a positive test charge will be pushed. b. The direction that a negative test charge will be pushed. c. The strength of the force on a positive test charge. d. The strength of the force on a ...

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Three equal positive point charges of magnitude Q = 4.00ì C are located at three corners of a square of edge length d = 6.9 cm. A negative charge -14.00ì C is placed on the fourth corner. At the position of the negative charge, what is the magnitude of the electric field due...

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Three equal positive point charges of magnitude Q = 8.00ì C are located at three corners of a square of edge length d = 11.8 cm. A negative charge -24.00ì C is placed on the fourth corner. At the position of the negative charge, what is the magnitude of the electric field ...

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If the total positive charge is Q = 1.62×10−6C , what is the magnitude of the electric field caused by this charge at point P, a distance d = 1.53m from the charge? (Figure 1) Enter your answer numerically in newtons per coulomb.

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An object with a charge of -4.4 uC and a mass of 1.4×10^−2 kg experiences an upward electric force, due to a uniform electric field, equal in magnitude to its weight. Find the magnitude of the electric field. Find the direction of the electric field. If the the electric...

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A positive charge magnitude q1=35.5 nc is located at origin. A negative charge q2= -4.5 nc is located on positive x axis at p= 16cm from origin. Calculate the location on the x axis in cm where electric field is zero. So far I know we set the eqns equal to each other K*q1/(x^2...

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what is the electric force exerted on a test charge of 3.86 x 10^-5 C if it is placed in an electric field of magnitude 1.75 x 10^4 N/C ?

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A long straight horizontal wire carries a current I = 2.10 A to the left. A positive 1.00 C charge moves to the right at a distance 4.50 m above the wire at constant speed v = 2250 m/s. What are the magnitude and the direction of the magnetic force on the charge? h t tp:// ...

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Negative charge is distributed uniformly around three-quarters of a circle of radius, a, with the center of curvature at the origin. a) Use integration to find an algebraic expression for the x and y components of the net electric field at the origin in terms of the linear ...

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An electrostastic force of 20.0 newtons is exerted on a charge of 8.00 x 10^/2 C at point P in an electric field. The magnitude of the electric field strength at P is Given: Fe = 20 B q = 8.00 x 10^/2 C

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A large conducting plate of area equal to 4.0 m^2 has an evenly distributed surface charge of + 3.4 micro coulomb on its surface.A point charge of mass equal to 5.3 x 10^-6 kg and carrying a charge of 1.2 nC is held at 10 cm above the center of the plate.Determine the ...

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A large conducting plate of area equal to 4.0 m^2 has an evenly distributed surface charge of + 3.4 micro coulomb on its surface.A point charge of mass equal to 5.3 x 10^-6 kg and carrying a charge of 1.2 nC is held at 10 cm above the center of the plate.Determine the ...

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A charge of 28.0 is placed in a uniform electric field that is directed vertically upward and that has a magnitude of 4.00×104 . What work is done by the electric force when the charge moves

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What must the charge (sign and magnitude) of a particle of mass 1.47g be for it to remain stationary when placed in a downward-directed electric field of magnitude 690N/C ? Use 9.81m/s2 for the magnitude of the acceleration due to gravity. PART B What is the magnitude of an ...

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Consider three charges q1 = 6.0 µC, q2 = 1.8 µC, and q3 = -2.8 µC, arranged as shown below. Q1 is positive and is 3 cm away from Q2. Q2 is also positive and is 2 cm away from Q3 which is negative. (a) What is the electric field at a point 1.0 cm to the left of the middle ...

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A point charge Q produces an electric field of magnitude 80.5 N/C at a distance of 1.08 m. If the field is directed toward the charge, what is the value of q

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a particle having a charge of -2.0 x 10^-9 is acted on by a downward electric force of 3.0 x 10^-6 in a uniform electric field. what is the magnitude and direction of the electric force exerted on a proton placed in this field. what is the gravitation force on the proton. what...

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1. three point charges, q1, q2, q3, lie along the x-axis at x = 0,3,5, respectively. Calculate the magnitude and direction of the net electric force on q1 if q1 = +6 x 10^-6 C, q2 = +1.5 X 10^-6 C and q3 = -2.0 x 10^-6 C. my answre is 46.8 N to the right. is that correct? 2. a...

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Two particles are fixed along a straight line, separated by a distance 6.0 cm. The left one has a charge +2.0 nC and the right one has a charge of +6.0 nC. You must try to locate a point where the electric field is zero. (a) What is the location of the point? (b) How far from ...

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A long cylindrical insulator has a uniform charge density of 1.0 #C/m3 and a radius of 9.0 cm. a) What is the electric field inside the insulator at a distance of 4 cm? b) What is the electric field at 17 cm? c) How much work must you do to bring a q = 0.05 #C test charge from...

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Consider the electric field created by a very long charged line of negative linear charge density -2.50 nC/m. A small positive point charge of 12 mC moves from a distance of 7 cm to a distance of 18 cm. In mJ, how much work is done by the electric field? Hint: The electric ...

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ANY ANSWERS WILL HELP! THANKS! 1. Isolated points of electric charge are called ____. 4b. ____ was the American physicist who first measured this fundamental unit of charge. 5. This type of electrification occurs when the charging rod touches an electroscope. 6. This type of ...

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In designing a velocity selector that uses uniform perpendicular electric and magnetic fields, you want to select positive ions of charge +5e that are traveling perpendicular to the fields at 8.75 km/s. The magnetic field availabe to you has a magnitude of 0.550 T. (a) What ...

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The electric field between two equally but oppositely charged parallel plates is 2.35 N/C [south]. If a charge of –2.00 C was placed at the midway point between the plates, what force (magnitude and direction) would act on the charge? Give the direction as acting north or ...

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1. three point charges, q1, q2, q3, lie along the x-axis at x = 0,3,5, respectively. Calculate the magnitude and direction of the net electric force on q1 if q1 = +6 x 10^-6 C, q2 = +1.5 X 10^-6 C and q3 = -2.0 x 10^-6 C. my answre is 46.8 N to the right. is that correct? 2. a...

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A positive charge of 3.50 µC is located in an electric field of intensity 3.00 N/C directed toward the south. Find the magnitude and the direction of the force on the test charge. (remember E = Fon q' / q', and 1 µC = 1.00 x 10-6 C) a. 8.6 x 105 toward the south c. 1.2 x 106...

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Consider the electric field created by a very long charged line of negative linear charge density -2.50 nC/m. A small positive point charge of 7 mC moves from a distance of 9 cm to a distance of 17 cm. How much work is done by the electric field?

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Consider the electric field created by a very long charged line of negative linear charge density -2.50 nC/m. A small positive point charge of 8 mC moves from a distance of 9 cm to a distance of 17 cm. How much work is done by the electric field? Hint: The electric field for a...

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Three point charges, A = 2.2 µC, B = 7.5 µC, and C = -3.9 µC, are located at the corners of an equilateral triangle . Find the magnitude and direction of the electric field at the position of the 2.2 µC charge. magnitude = . N/C direction =

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A charge of -4.50 10-6 C is placed at a point in space where the electric field is directed toward the right and has a magnitude of 9.00 104 N/C. What are the magnitude and direction of the electrostatic force on this charge?

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A charge of +3.7 ✕ 10-5 C is located at a place where there is an electric field that points due east and has a magnitude of 16400 N/C. What are the magnitude and direction of the force acting on the charge?

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What charge exists on a test charge that experiences a force of 2.2 10-8 N at a point where the electric field intensity is 1.0 10-4 N/C? what formula do i use??

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Charge A, +1 μC, is positioned at the origin of a coordinate system as shown below. Charge B, −1 μC, is fixed at x = 3 m. (a) Determine the magnitude and direction of the force that charge B exerts on charge A. (b) What is the force that charge A exerts on ...