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A positive charge of 3.0e-6 C is pulled on by two negative charges. One, -1.9e-6 C, is 0.045 m to the north and the other, -3.7e-6 C, is 0.030 m to the south. What total force is exerted on the positive charge? F=kqq/d^2 You would have to find the F exerted by each. The first ...

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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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Two point charges, the first with a charge of +3.25×10−6 C and the second with a charge of -4.63×10−6 C , are separated by 25.5 cm. Find the magnitude of the electrostatic force experienced by the positive charge. Is the magnitude of the force experienced by the ...

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Two point charges, the first with a charge of +3.25×10−6 C and the second with a charge of -4.63×10−6 C , are separated by 25.5 cm. Find the magnitude of the electrostatic force experienced by the positive charge. Is the magnitude of the force experienced by the ...

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Two point charges, the first with a charge of +3.25×10−6 C and the second with a charge of -4.63×10−6 C , are separated by 25.5 cm. Find the magnitude of the electrostatic force experienced by the positive charge. Is the magnitude of the force experienced by the ...

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Two point charges, the first with a charge of +3.19×10^−6 C and the second with a charge of -4.32×10^−6 C , are separated by 28.0 cm. Find the magnitude of the electrostatic force experienced by the positive charge. Is the magnitude of the force experienced by ...

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Which of the following properties did Rutherford use in his experiment? A. the negative charge of the alpha particles and the random distribution of protons B. the negative charge of the alpha particles and the positive charge of the gold foil C. the positive charge of the ...

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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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The electric potential at a position located a distance of 20.1 mm from a positive point charge of 6.50×10-9C and 12.1 mm from a second point charge is 1.26 kV. Calculate the value of the second charge.

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I was able to come up with the answers through trial and error, and the answer for the charge +q makes sense, but I don't understand why the answer for the -q is correct. Please help. A positive point charge +q1, a second point charge q2 that may be positive or negative, and a...

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Two charges are fixed in place with a separation d. One charge is positive and has nine times (n = 9) the magnitude of the other charge, which is negative. The positive charge lies to the left of the negative charge. Relative to the negative charge, locate the two spots on the...

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Please Help, Two point charges are fixed on the y axis: a negative point charge q1 = -23 µC at y1 = +0.23 m and a positive point charge q2 at y2 = +0.33 m. A third point charge q = +7.8 µC is fixed at the origin. The net electrostatic force exerted on the charge q by the ...

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Two point charges are fixed on the y axis: a negative point charge q1 = -22 µC at y1 = +0.24 m and a positive point charge q2 at y2 = +0.37 m. A third point charge q = +7.7 µC is fixed at the origin. The net electrostatic force exerted on the charge q by the other two ...

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Two point charges are fixed on the y axis: a negative point charge q1 = -22 µC at y1 = +0.24 m and a positive point charge q2 at y2 = +0.37 m. A third point charge q = +7.7 µC is fixed at the origin. The net electrostatic force exerted on the charge q by the other two ...

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Two point charges are fixed on the y axis: a negative point charge q1 = -26 µC at y1 = +0.21 m and a positive point charge q2 at y2 = +0.38 m. A third point charge q = +8.5 µC is fixed at the origin. The net electrostatic force exerted on the charge q by the other two ...

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Two point charges are fixed on the y axis: a negative point charge q1 = -26 µC at y1 = +0.21 m and a positive point charge q2 at y2 = +0.38 m. A third point charge q = +8.5 µC is fixed at the origin. The net electrostatic force exerted on the charge q by the other two ...

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Two point charges are fixed on the y axis: a negative point charge q1 = -23 µC at y1 = +0.23 m and a positive point charge q2 at y2 = +0.33 m. A third point charge q = +7.8 µC is fixed at the origin. The net electrostatic force exerted on the charge q by the other two ...

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Two point charges are fixed on the y axis: a negative point charge q1 = -26 µC at y1 = +0.21 m and a positive point charge q2 at y2 = +0.30 m. A third point charge q = +8.5 µC is fixed at the origin. The net electrostatic force exerted on the charge q by the other two ...

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the positive point charges + q are placed at three corners of a square , and a negative point charge -Q is placed at the fourth , corner. the side of the square is L. calculate the net electric force that positive charges exert on the negative charge

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Histones interact with DNA at specific loci because DNA has phosphate functional groups. This interaction occurs because histones have a net _____ positive charge, which derives from their ______ residues, and interact with DNA because of its net _______ charge. a. negative, ...

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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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A thick metal slab carries a current I as shown. A uniform magnetic field B points perpendicular to the slab (and into the page). If point P on the slab is at a higher potential than point Q , what can we say about the charge carriers that produce the current in the slab? a....

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Chapter 18, Problem 13 Two point charges are fixed on the y axis: a negative point charge q1 = -26 μC at y1 = +0.17 m and a positive point charge q2 at y2 = +0.35 m. A third point charge q = +9.5 μC is fixed at the origin. The net electrostatic force exerted on the ...

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Two point charges are fixed on the y axis: a negative point charge q1 = -34 μC at y1 = +0.19 m and a positive point charge q2 at y2 = +0.32 m. A third point charge q = +8.9 μC is fixed at the origin. The net electrostatic force exerted on the charge q by the other ...

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Two point charges are fixed on the y axis: a negative point charge q1 = -26 μC at y1 = +0.17 m and a positive point charge q2 at y2 = +0.35 m. A third point charge q = +9.5 μC is fixed at the origin. The net electrostatic force exerted on the charge q by the other ...

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Two point charges, the first with a charge of +3.04×10−6 C and the second with a charge of -4.63×10−6 C , are separated by 22.5 cm. Find the magnitude of the electrostatic force experienced by the positive charge. Is the magnitude of the force experienced by the ...

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Review Conceptual Example 7 as background for this problem. Two charges are fixed in place with a separation d. One charge is positive and has twice (n = 2) the magnitude of the other charge, which is negative. The positive charge lies to the left of the negative charge, as in...

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a point charge q1= -4.00nC is at a point (0.6,0.8) in the xy axis, and a second point charge q2=4.73nC is at the point (0.6,0), calculate the magnitude and direction of the net electric field at the origin due to these two points. Ive tried calculating the two separate ...

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A point charge with charge q1 is held stationary at the origin. A second point charge with charge moves from the point (x1,0) to the point (x2,y2). How much work is done by the electrostatic force on the moving point charge? Express your answer in joules. Use k for Coulomb's ...

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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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An uncharged spherical conducting shell surrounds a charge -q at the center of the shell. The charges on the inner and outer surfaces of the shell are respectively... a] -q,-q b]+q, +q c]-q, +q d]+q,0 e]+q, -q 2) A postive point Charge is enclosed in a hollow metallic sphere ...

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The drawing shows a positive point charge +q1, a second point charge q2 that may be positive or negative, and a spot labeled P, all on the same straight line. The distance d between the two charges is the same as the distance between q1 and the spot P. With q2 present, the ...

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three point charges are located on the positive y-axis of a coordinate system.charge q1 = -2.09 nC is 2.05 m from the origin and charge q2 = +2.70 nC is 3.25 m from the origin, and the third charge q3 = -2.56 nC is located 5.03 m on the positive y-axis.the fourth charge q4 = -...

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A point charge q1=-8 is located at the orgin of a rectangular coordinate system. A second charge q2=6nC is located at a distance of 0.2m from the orgin on the positive x-axis, and a third charge q3=12nC is located at a distance of 0.2m on the positive y-axis. Find the ...

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Histones interact with DNA at specific loci because DNA has phosphate functional groups. This interaction occurs because histones have a net _____ positive charge, which derives from their ______ residues, and interact with DNA because of its net _______ charge. a. negative, ...

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A 8.95 μC point charge is glued down on a horizontal frictionless table on the right. If is tied to a -6.35 μC point charge by a light nonconducting wire with length 2.5 cm on the left. The charges are placed in a external, uniform electric field with magnitude 1.65 ...

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In a rectangular coordinate system, a positive point charge 5.0 nC is placed at the point x=0, y=2.0 cm, and a negative point charge -5.0 nC is placed at x=0, y=-2.0 cm. Both charges have masses 4.0x10^-3 g. Point P is at x=3.0 cm, y=2.0 cm. The electric potential at infinity ...

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A)When point charges q1 = +1.5 ìC and q2 = +5.7 ìC are brought near each other, each experiences a repulsive force of magnitude 0.77 N. Determine the distance between the charges. B)Two point charges are fixed on the y axis: a negative point charge q1 = -29 ìC at y1 = +0.21...

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A thick metal slab carries a current I as shown. A uniform magnetic field B points perpendicular to the slab (and into the page). If point P on the slab is at a higher potential than point Q , what can we say about the charge carriers that produce the current in the slab? a....

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what is the work done a bringing a charge from infinity to a point P, if the point P is 5m to the positive y-axis from a charge A(5uC) which is 3m to the left of another charge B(-2uC)?

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The electric field everywhere on the surface of a thin, spherical shell of radius 0.710 m is measured to be 860 N/C and points radially toward the center of the sphere. (a) What is the net charge within the sphere's surface?nC (b) What can you conclude about the nature and ...

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A point charge with a charge of q1=2.60uC is held stationary at the origin. A second point charge with charge q2=-4.70uC moves from the point. x=0.140m, y=0 to the point x=0.230m, y=0.290m How much work is done by the electric force on q2?

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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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A point charge with charge q1 = 3.10μC is held stationary at the origin. A second point charge with charge q2 = -4.60μC moves from the point ( 0.160m , 0) to the point ( 0.270m , 0.255m ). How much work W is done by the electric force on the moving point charge? ...

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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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Two particles, one with negative charge -Q and the other with positive charge +2Q, are separated by a distance d. Both charges lie on the x-acis with the negative charge at x=0. At what point(s) along the line joining the particles is the potential equal to zero? At what point...

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A positive point charge and a negative point charge have equal magnitudes. One charge is fixed to one corner of a square, and the other is fixed to another corner. On which corners should the charges be placed, so that the same potential exists at the empty corners? What is ...

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1) if a positive and negative charge each has a magnitude of 6 uC and are separated by a distance of 10 cm, what is the force between the particles? 2) Given that the repulsive force between two identical positive point charges is 1.0 N when the charges are 0.5 m apart, what ...

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A point charge q = -2.41 nC is initially at rest adjacent to the negative plate of a capacitor. The charge per unit area on the plates is 4.67 μC/m2 and the space between the plates is 6.53 mm. What is the potential difference between the plates? What is the kinetic ...

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What can we conclude from the attractive nature of the force between a positively charged rod and an object? 1. The object has no net charge. 2. Cannot be determined. 3. The object does not have an appreciable negative charge. 4. The object does not have an appreciable ...

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(a) Find the electric potential difference V B − V A due to a point charge q 1 = −2.65 nC that is 0.250 m from location A and 0.410 m from location B. V (b) A charge q 2 moving from B to A gains in kinetic energy. What is the sign of this charge? positive negative

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Four coulombs of positive charge flow from the +6 V positive terminal of a battery to the negative terminal at 0V. What is the charge in potential energy of the charge.

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Two positive point charges are placed on the x-axis. One, of magnitude 4Q, is placed at the origin. The other, of magnitude Q is placed at x=3 m. Neither charge is able to move. Where on the x-axis in meters can I place a third positive point charge such that the magnitude of ...

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Two positive point charges are placed on the x-axis. One, of magnitude 4Q, is placed at the origin. The other, of magnitude Q is placed at x=3 m. Neither charge is able to move. Where on the x-axis in meters can I place a third positive point charge such that the magnitude of ...

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Two positive point charges are placed on the x-axis. One, of magnitude 4Q, is placed at the origin. The other, of magnitude Q is placed at x=3 m. Neither charge is able to move. Where on the x-axis in meters can I place a third positive point charge such that the magnitude of ...

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Two positive point charges are placed on the x-axis. One, of magnitude 4Q, is placed at the origin. The other, of magnitude Q is placed at x=3 m. Neither charge is able to move. Where on the x-axis in meters can I place a third positive point charge such that the magnitude of ...

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Two identical conducting spheres, fixed in place, attract each other with a force of 0.114 N when their center to center separation is 45.00 cm. The spheres are then connected by a thin conducting wire. When the wire is removed, the spheres have a net positive charge and repel...

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Which of the following is true about the electric charges on the objects below The ball on the right has a positive charge and the ball on the left has a negative charge The ball on the left has a positive charge and the ball on the right has a negative charge The balls do not...

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1. Which of the following is true about the electric charges on the objects below? a. The ball on the right has a positive charge and the ball on the left has a negative charge. b. The ball on the left has a positive charge and the ball on the right has a negative charge. c. ...

### Chemistry Dipole Moments

How do you tell which end of a polar bond is positive or negative? My book says that a molecule such as Hf has a center of positive charge a center of negative charge. But in S--O, how do you tell which end is positive, and which is negative.

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What can we conclude from the attractive nature of the force between a positively charged rod and an object? 1. The object has no net charge. 2. Cannot be determined. 3. The object does not have an appreciable negative charge. 4. The object does not have an appreciable ...

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I posted a question on here earlier but I wasn't able to solve from what the person had told me. An infinite line charge of uniform linear charge density lambda = -2.5 micro Coulombs lies parallel to the y axis at x = 0 m. A point charge of 3.5 micro Coulombs is located at x...

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A point charge with charge Q1 is held stationary at the origin. A second point charge with charge moves from the point (x1, 0) to the point (x2,x2 ).

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if a negative charge particle is placed on the left side and a higher positive charge particle is placed on the right side, why is the location that makes electric field zero is on the left of negative charge rather than in between or on the right of positive charge

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Two charges are arranged on the x axis so that there is a positive charge of 3.6 micro C at the orgin and a negative charge of -2.5 micro C located 2 centimeters to its right. to the nearest centimeter, where on the x axis should a positive charge be placed so that the net ...

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Two charges are arranged on the x axis so that there is a positive charge of 3.6 micro C at the orgin and a negative charge of .2.5 micro C located 2.5 centimeters to its right. to the nearest cetimeter, where on the x axis should a positive charge be placed so that the net ...

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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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Three point charges are arranged along the x axis: q1 = −4.43 nC at x1 = 199 mm, q2 = 2.33 nC at x2 = -302 mm, and a positive charge q3 at the origin. What is the value of q3 if the net force on this point charge has magnitude 4.50 µL?

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Two tiny spheres, one with a charge of -17mc and the other with a charde of +3mc are positioned with the positive charge 14cm above the negative. What is the magnitude and direction of the force on the negative charge?

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have homework due soon, need help thanks. Two point charges are placed on the x axis.(Figure 1) The first charge, q1 = 8.00nC , is placed a distance 16.0m from the origin along the positive x axis; the second charge, q2 = 6.00nC , is placed a distance 9.00m from the origin ...

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A positive charge +q1 is located to the left of a negative charge -q2. On a line passing though the two charges, there are two places where the total potential is zero. The first place is between the charges and is 4.03 cm to the left of the negative charge. The second place ...

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A positive charge +q is located to the left of a negative charge -q. On a lne passing through the two charges there are two places where the total potential is zero. The first place is between the charges and is 3.8 cm to the left of the negative charge. The second place is 7....

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A +4 µC point charge is in the x-y plane at the point (3.0 m, 0.0m) while a +10 µC point charge is at the point (0.0 m, 1.0 m). (a) Express the Coulomb force on the +10 µC point charge due to the +4 µC charge in vector notation. (b) What is the magnitude of the force. Note...

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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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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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Three charges are placed on the y axis. One charge of -3.2 micro-Coulombs is placed at y = 0, another charge of +2.6 micro-Coulombs is placed at y = -0.29 meters, and another unknown charge is placed at y = +0.51 meters. The total force on the charge at y = 0 due to the other ...

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A positive charge of 4.90 μC is fixed in place. From a distance of 3.20 cm a from the fixed positive charge, a particle of mass 5.00 g and charge +3.20 μC is released from rest. What is the speed of the +3.20 μC when it is 7.50 cm away from the fixed positive ...

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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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two point charges +36 and -16 microcoulumb are placed 10 cm apart. at a point x, there is no resultant force on positive charge. the distance of x from +36 microcoulumb charge is

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a point charge q1=+9μc is held fixed at the origin. A second point charge with a charge of-5μC and mass of 3.2 x 10^-4 kg is placed on the + x-axis, 0.90 m from the origin. a.) What is the potential energy of the pair of charges? (consider the potential to be zero at ...

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A negative point charge, q, is placed near a positive charge, Q. The distance between the charges increases as q is moved farther from Q. Which quantity will decrease as q is moved away? electric potential energy electric potential electric potential difference electric charge

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You pick up a charge of one micro-Coulomb while walking over carpet, how many electrons were transferred? (Order of magnitude only) TRUE OR FALSE: If a third charge is released in the middle between the two positive charges, independent of the magnitude of the charges, it will...

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A 6 µC charge is placed at the origin and a second charge is placed on the x-axis at x = 0.34 m. If the resulting force on the second charge is 4.0 N in the positive x-direction, what is the value of its charge?

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The electrophoresis of a mixture of histidine (His), aspartic acid (Asp) and phenylalanine (Phe) is carried out a pH of 5.91. What amino acid will This bear no net charge at pH 5.91 and so will remain at the origin, carry a net negative charge at pH 5.91 and so will migrate ...

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Charge A and charge B are 2.00 m apart, and charge A is +3.90 C and charge B is +4.00 C. Charge C is located between them at a certain point and the force on charge C is zero. How far from charge A is charge C?

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A positive point charge = 2.1×10−5 is fixed at the origin of coordinates, and a negative point charge = −5.4×10−6 is fixed to the axis at . abeer abdullah Part A Find the location of the place along the axis where the electric field due to these two charges...

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A positive charge of q = 2.6 µC is pulled on by two negative charges. As shown below, one, −2.0 µC, is 0.050 m to the north and the other, −4.0 µC, is d = 0.029 m to the south. What total force is exerted on the positive charge?

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A test charge (q=-5uC) lies between two positive charges: 3cm from a 2uC positive charge, and 2 cm from a 3uC positive charge. Find the force and direction (in newtons) on the test charge. I know I have to use Coulomb's law: so: F = KQ/r^2 = 8.99e9*2e-6/.03^2 F = 8.99e9*3e-6/....

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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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There is an electric field at a certain point P, where initially there is no charge. A point-like object is placed at point P, and a force on the object is observed. Next the object is removed and another point-like object is placed at the same point. There is a force on this ...

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An electric force of 3x10^-8N is produced from an electrostatic point charge of 4x10^-10. It is 40cm from another electrostatic point charge. What is the charge of the second point?

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A point charge Q= 4.60 uC is held fixed at the origin. A second point charge q=1.20 uC with mass of 2.80 * 10^-4 is placed on the x-axis 0.250 m away from the origin. (b) The second point charge is released from rest. What is its speed withn its distance from the origin is (i...

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There are four charges, each with a magnitude of 2.65 microcoulombs. Two are positive and two are negative. The charges are fixed to the corners of a 0.408-m square, one to a corner, in such a way that the net force on any charge is directed toward the center of the square. ...

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particle 1 of charge q1 = 6.60×10-5 C and particle 2 of charge q2 = 3.30×10-4 C are fixed to an x axis, separated by a distance d = 0.100 m. Calculate their net electric field E(x) as a function of x for the following positive and negative values of x, taking E to be ...

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a postive charge of q is located at x=0 and y=-a, and a negative charge -q is located at the point x=0 and y=+a. A.) derive an expression for the potential V at points on the y-axis as a function of the coordinate y. take V to be zero at an infinite distance from the charges. ...

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Two point charges are placed on the x axis. (Figure 1) The first charge, q1 = 8.00nC , is placed a distance 16.0m from the origin along the positive x axis; the second charge, q2 = 6.00nC , is placed a distance 9.00m from the origin along the negative x axis. Calculate the ...

### Science

Use the electron theory to explain how one object can be negatively charged and another can be positively charged. help If electrons are negative, removing them will leave a net positive charge (net meaning fewer negative electrons than postivite protons). Remember, in normal ...