At 1.5 km from the transmitter, the peak electric field of a radio wave is 350 mV/m. (a) What is the transmitter’s power output, assuming it broadcasts uniformly in all directions ? (b) What is the peak electric field 10

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    When an electron moves from A to B along an electric field line in Fig. 24-29, the electric field does 3.66 x 10-19 J of work on it. What are the electric potential differences (a)VB - VA, (b)VC - VA, and (c)VC - VB? in the picture there r four field lines

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    ENHANCING COMMUNICATION WITH WAVES 1. Which of the following electro magnetic waves is not used for communication? A. Gamma rays *** B. microwaves C. Infrared waves D. Radio waves 2. When you speak into a cell phone, your sound waves must be converted into

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    When an electron moves from A to B along an electric field line in Fig. 24-29, the electric field does 3.66 x 10-19 J of work on it. What are the electric potential differences (a)VB - VA, (b)VC - VA, and (c)VC - VB? in the picture there r four field lines

  28. physics

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  31. Chemistry

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  32. trigonometry

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  33. Science-Plz Help (I have a Test)

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  35. Physics

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  36. physics (please help)

    Win 1010” AM radio broadcasts at 1010KHz. Determine the wavelength of its signal, knowing that all radio waves travel at 3.00 X 10^8 m/s. f=1010kHz v=3.00 X10^8 m/s v=F X lambda lambda= 2.9 X 10^5 For a particular type of wave in a particular medium why

  37. Physics - important

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  38. science

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  40. PHYSICS

    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

  41. Physics

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  42. physics help!

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  43. Physics

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  44. College Physics

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  46. Math

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  52. physics

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  53. physics

    calculate the redshift gh/c^2 if h is the distance from the ground to a satellite in low-Earth orbit, 300km. Suppose the "light" is actually a radio wave with a frequency of 10^11 Hz. How many cycles would the transmitter emit if it ran for one day? How

  54. Physics

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  55. physics

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  56. physics

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  57. physics 2

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  59. physics

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  60. Physics

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  66. physics

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  67. Physics

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  69. Physics

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  71. Physics

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  72. Physics repost please check

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  73. IPC

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  74. Physics

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  75. electric

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  76. Physics

    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

  77. physics

    An electron is projected horizontally at a speed of 3x10^6 m/s into a uniform electric field 200 N/C produced by two charged plates of width 0.1m (a) find the a cceleration of the electron in the elec field.(b) finn the time takes to travel through the

  78. physics

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  79. physics

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  80. Physics

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  82. physics question

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  83. Physics

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  84. Math

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  85. Derivatives Instantaneous rate of change

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  86. Physics II

    When an electron moves from A to B along an electric field line, the electric field does 3.94 x 10^-19 J of work on it. What are the electric potential differences (a) Vb - Va, (b) Vc - Va, and (c) Vc - Vb?

  87. PHYSICS 2

    The antenna broadcasts radio signals at the resonant frequency of the tank circuit. Suppose that a certain tank circuit in a shortwave radio transmitter has a fixed capacitance of 1.8 x 10-11 F and a variable inductance. If the antenna is intended to

  88. Physics

    The antenna broadcasts radio signals at the resonant frequency of the tank circuit. Suppose that a certain tank circuit in a shortwave radio transmitter has a fixed capacitance of 1.8 x 10-11 F and a variable inductance. If the antenna is intended to

  89. PHYSICS

    The antenna broadcasts radio signals at the resonant frequency of the tank circuit. Suppose that a certain tank circuit in a shortwave radio transmitter has a fixed capacitance of 1.8 x 10-11 F and a variable inductance. If the antenna is intended to

  90. Physics Please

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  91. Energy Science

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  92. College Physics

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  93. Physics

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  94. physics PLEASE HELP

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  95. Physics-Please check and I need help

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    A small dipole of length l with an input current Io radiates an electromagnetic wave that is TEM respect r with an electric field given by: E = j*w*μ*(1/2)*(Io*l/(4*pi))*e^(-jkr)/r * sinθ Find the expression of the magnetic field, the Poynting vector,

  98. Physics

    A rectangular loop with dimensions 4.90 cm by 17.0 cm is placed in a uniform electric field and rotated to find the orientation that produces a maximum electric flux through the loop of 7.73 ✕ 104 N · m2/C. What is the magnitude of this electric field?

  99. Physics

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  100. math/physics

    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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