# the negative charge distribution over the surface of two isolated spheres is depicted in the diagram. one of the spheres is made of copper and the other is of rubber. identify the sphere that depicts the charge distribution of copper

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1. ## Physics

1. The electrostatic force of attraction between two small spheres that are 1.0 meter apart is F. If the distance between the spheres is decreased to 0.5 meter, the electrostatic force will be a) F/2 b) 2f c) F/4 d) 4F I know when the distance is decreased

2. ## Physics

Two small identical metal spheres, A and B, on insulated stands, are each given a charge of +2.4 10-6 coulomb. The distance between the spheres is 7 10-1 meter. Calculate the magnitude of the electrostatic force that the charge on sphere A exerts on the

3. ## Physics

Two identical metal spheres have charges of q1 and q2. They are brought together so they touch, and then they are separated. (a) How is the net charge on the two spheres before they touch related to the net charge after they touch? (b) After they touch and

4. ## Physics

Two identical spheres, A and B, carry charges of +6 microcoulombs and -2 microcoulombs. If these spheres touch, what will be the resulting charge on sphere A?

5. ## Physics

Coulomb measured the deflection of sphere A when spheres A and B had equal charges and were a distance d apart. He then made the charge on B one-third the charge on A. How far apart would the two spheres then have had to be for A to have had the same

6. ## Physics

Two spheres are attached to two identical springs and separated by 8.0 cm, as in Figure 14. When a charge of 2.5 106 C is placed on each sphere, the distance between the spheres doubles. Calculate the force constant k of the springs.

7. ## Physics

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

8. ## physics

The accompanying diagram shows two metal shperes suspended by srtings and separated by a distance of 3.0 meters. the charge on spere A is +5.0*10^-4 coulumb and the charge on speher B is +3.0*10^-5 coulumb. which statement best describes the electrical

9. ## Physics

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

10. ## physics

the negative charge distribution over the surface of two isolated spheres is depicted in the diagram. one of the spheres is made of copper and the other is of rubber. identify the sphere that depicts the charge distribution of copper and that of rubber.

11. ## physics

Two small identical metal spheres, A and B, on insulated stands, are each given a charge of +2.4 10-6 coulomb. The distance between the spheres is 7 10-1 meter. Calculate the magnitude of the electrostatic force that the charge on sphere A exerts on the

12. ## Need help on Physics!!

Three uniform spheres are fixed at the positions shown in the diagram. Assume they are completely isolated and there are no other masses nearby. (a) What is the magnitude of the force on a 0.20 kg particle placed at the origin (Point P)? What is the

13. ## physics

Four identical metallic spheres with charges of +2.2 µC, +8.2 µC, −4.6 µC, and −9.2 µC are placed on a piece of paper. The paper is lifted on all corners so that the spheres come into contact with each other simultaneously. The paper is then

14. ## physics

consider three identical metal spheres a b and c. sphere a carries a charge of +5q. sphere b carries a charge of -q. sphere c carries no net charge. spheres a and b are touched together and then separated. sphere c is touched to sphere a and separated from

15. ## Physics

Two insulated charged metallic spheres A & B have their centres separated by a distance of 50cm in air. Calculate the force of electrostatic repulsion between them. If the charge on each is +5.0*10^-8c. The radii of A & B are negligible compared to their

16. ## Physics

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

17. ## Physics

Three uniform spheres of masses m1 = 3.50 kg, m2 = 4.00 kg, and m3 = 6.50 kg are placed at the corners of a right triangle (see figure below). Calculate the resultant gravitational force on the object of mass m2, assuming the spheres are isolated from the

18. ## physics

Three identical conducting spheres are located at the vertices of an equilateral triangle ABC. Initially the charge the charge of the sphere at point A is qA=0and the spheres at B and C carry the same charge qB=qC=q. It is known that the sphere B exerts an

19. ## Math

Two small conducting spheres are identical except that sphere x has a charge of -10 micro coulombs and sphere y has a charge of + 6 micro coulombs . After the spheres are brought in contact and then separated,what is the charge on each sphere ,in micro

20. ## physics

Two conducting spheres are isolated from their surroundings. The radii of spheres A and B are R and R/2 , respectively. Initially sphere A has charge +Q , and sphere B is neutral. A wire is connected between the sphere. What is the final charge on each

21. ## Physics

Consider three identical metal spheres, A, B, and C. Sphere A carries a charge of -8q. Sphere B carries a charge of +7q. Sphere C carries no net charge. Spheres A and B are touched together and then separated. Sphere C is then touched to sphere A and

22. ## physics

Consider three identical metal spheres, A, B, and C. Sphere A carries a charge of -2q. Sphere B carries a charge of +9q. Sphere C carries no net charge. Spheres A and B are touched together and then separated. Sphere C is then touched to sphere A and

23. ## physics

2 small conducting spheres are identical except that sphere x has a charge of -10 microcoulombs and sphere y has a charge of +6 microcoulombs after the spheres are brought and then separated what is the charge on each sphere in miicrocoulombs?

24. ## physics

A neutral conductor completely encloses a hole inside of it. You observe the outer surface of this conductor carries a charge of -12 uC. (a) Can you conclude that there is a charge inside the hole? If so, what is the charge? (b) How much charge is on the

25. ## Physics

A negative charge -Q is placed inside the cavity of a hollow metal solid. The outside of the solid is grounded. Q: Is there any excess charge induced on the inner surface of the piece of metal? A: Yes, +Q Q: Is there any excess charge on the outer surface

26. ## Physics-Gauss' Law, hard

Thank you Damon for answering my first questions fast and accurately. Do you or anybody else know how to do these harder Gauss' Law Problems? 1. A solid metal sphere of radius R has charge +2Q. A hollow spherical shell of radius 3R placed concentric with

27. ## Physics 12

"Two small spheres are located 0.50m apart. Both have the same charge on them. If the repulsive force is 5.0N, what charge is on the spheres, in microcoulombs?" I can begin to use my electrical force formula, but then I have two unknown charges. The anwser

28. ## Physics

7. Two metal spheres are suspended from insulating threads. A negatively charged rod is brought near these spheres. One sphere is pushed away from the rod and the other is attracted toward it. Describe the behavior of the spheres. SOLUTION: ----> {Metal

29. ## pre ap physics

** When s conducting sphere is charged positively, initially the charge is deposited on the left side. However, due to the sphere's conducting nature, the charge spreads uniformly throughout the surface of the sphere. Charge is uniformly distributed

30. ## physics

Consider a thin spherical shell of radius 16.0 cm with a total charge of +28.0 µC distributed uniformly on its surface. (Take radially outward as the positive direction.) Find the electric field 10.0 cm from the center of the charge distribution.

31. ## physics

A small plastic sphere with a charge of -5.0 is near another small plastic sphere with a charge of -15 . Part A - If the spheres repel one another with a force of magnitude 8.3×10−4 , what is the distance between the spheres? Express your answer using

32. ## Physic

Three uniform spheres of masses m1 = 3.50 kg, m2 = 4.00 kg, and m3 = 5.50 kg are placed at the corners of a right triangle (see figure below). Calculate the resultant gravitational force on the object of mass m2, assuming the spheres are isolated from the

33. ## Physics

Initially, both metal spheres are neutral. In a charging process, 1 × 1013 electrons are removed from one metal sphere and placed on a second sphere. Then the electrical poten- tial energy associated with the two spheres is found to be −0.061 J . The

34. ## Physics - charge on sphere

Two 2.0g spheres are attached to each end of a silk thread 1.20m long. The spheres are given identical charges and the midpoint of the thread is then suspended from a point on the ceiling. The spheres come to rest in equilibrium, with their centers 15cm

35. ## Physics, Eectric flux

A cubical Gaussian surface surrounds three positive charges, each has a charge q1 = +4.00 × 10-12 C, and two negative charges, each has a charge q2 = −2.30 × 10-12 C as the drawing shows. What is the electric flux passing through the surface?(The

36. ## physics

Initially, both metal spheres are neutral. In a charging process, 1 × 1013 electrons are removed from one metal sphere and placed on a second sphere. Then the electrical poten- tial energy associated with the two spheres is found to be −0.061 J . The

37. ## Science Question for Lance

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 _______

38. ## physics

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

39. ## physics

how many excess electrons must be placed on each of two small metal spheres placed 3.00 cm apart in a vacuum if the force of repulsion betwen the spheres is to be 0.000000008 N? how do i solve this problem??=( help please.thx. Use Coulomb's Law: F = k

40. ## Physics

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

41. ## sciecne

Two thin hollow plastic spheres, about the size of a ping-pong ball with masses (m1 = m2 = 2e-3 kg) have been rubbed with wool. Sphere 1 has a charge q1 = -6e-9 C and is at location < 40e-2, -20e-2, 0 > m. Sphere 2 has a charge q2 = -6e-9 C and is at

42. ## College Physics

Two iron spheres contain excess charge, one positive and the other negative. a) Show how the charges are arranged on these spheres if they are very far from each other. b) if the spheres are now brought close to each other, but do not touch, sketch how the

43. ## Physics

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?

44. ## science

two isolated conducting spheres of different radius and different charges are first brought in contact and then separated what happens to the final charge on each of the sphere

45. ## Physics

Two electrically-charges spheres are suspended from insulated threads a certain distance from each other. There is a certain amount of electrostatic force between them. Describe specifically (not just increase or decrease) what happens to this force in

46. ## Physics - electrical field and force

A test charge of +5.0*10^-6 experiences a force of 2.0*10^3N(s) when placed at the midpoint of two oppositely charged parallel plates. Assuming that the plates are electrically isolated and have a distance separation of 8.0mm. What will be the force

47. ## Urgent : Electricity and Magnetism

Two charged spheres are kept at a great distance from each other. Sphere A has charge +20q and sphere B has charge -14q. A neutral conducting sphere, sphere X, is then touched upon the sphere A, then sphere B, and X, repectively, after these q(a),q(b) and

Two small insulating spheres with radius 7.00×10^−2m are separated by a large center-to-center distance of 0.565m . One sphere is negatively charged, with net charge -2.05μC , and the other sphere is positively charged, with net charge 4.10μC . The

49. ## physics 2

1) A spherical surface completely surrounds a collection of charges. Find the electric flux through the surface if the collection consists of a single +3.93E-6 C charge. 2) A plate carries a charge of -2.52μC, while a rod carries a charge of +2.19μC. How

50. ## Physics

The figure below shows four small charged spheres arranged at the corners of a square with side d = 25.0 cm on each side.(Let q1 = +3.00 nC, q2 = +9.00 nC, q3 = +6.00 nC, and q4 = +5.00 nC. Assume q3 is located at the origin and +x axis is to the right and

51. ## Physics

There are two conducting concentric hollow spheres of outer radii and ( ). The thickness of the material of both spheres is . The inner sphere is negatively charged with charge density . The larger sphere is positively charged with charge density . (a)

52. ## Physics

I have been unable to find text references for this material in my book: The problem gives me two spheres, Sphere A has unevenly distributed negative charges, Sphere B has negative charges distributed almost evenly near the edge of the sphere, forming a

53. ## PHYSICS

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

54. ## Phyiscs - due at 11PM EST!!

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

55. ## physics

three spheres, each with a negative charge of 4.0*10^-6 C, are fixed at the vertices of an equilateral triangle whose sides are 0.20m long. Calculate the magnitude and direction of the net force on each sphere. So far i have drawn a diagram and used the

56. ## College Physics

Two identical conducting spheres each having a radius of 0.500 cm are connected by a light 1.90 m long conducting wire. A charge of 65.0 µC is placed on one of the conductors. Assume the surface distribution of charge on each sphere is uniform. Determine

57. ## phisycal sciences

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

58. ## physics

Three identical conducting spheres are located at the vertices of an equilateral triangle ABC. Initially the charge the charge of the sphere at point A is q A =0 and the spheres at B and C carry the same charge q A =q B =q. It is known that the sphere B

59. ## physics

There are two conducting spheres of different sizes, both with the same negative charge. If they are connected with a conducting wire, the charge would therefore flow from the smaller to the larger. Am I correct? Thanks!

60. ## physics

If there are two conducting spheres of different sizes, but of a same negative charge and they are connected with a conducting wire, does the charge flow from one sphere to the other?

61. ## Justin

Four identical metallic spheres with charges of +2.2 µC, +8.2 µC, −4.6 µC, and −9.2 µC are placed on a piece of paper. The paper is lifted on all corners so that the spheres come into contact with each other simultaneously. The paper is then

62. ## college

Positive charge is distributed throughout a long non-conducting cylindrical shell of inner radius R and outer radius 2R. At what radial depth beneath the outer surface of the charge distribution is the electric field strength equal to one-half the surface

63. ## PHYSICS

Three small spheres are placed at fixed points along the x-axis, whose positive direction points towards the right. Sphere A is at x = 23.0 cm, with a charge of -10.00 ìC. Sphere B is at x = 55.0 cm, with a charge of 2.00 ìC. Sphere C is at x = 57.0 cm,

64. ## Physics

Consider three conducting spheres each 10 cm in diameter. “A” has a net charge of 5 C, “B” has a net charge of 10 C, and “C” has a net charge of zero, but is placed in an electric field of 1000 V/m. Rank the electric field strength inside the

65. ## Physics

Two spheres of charge q1 and q2 that are equal in magnitude (i.e. |q1| = |q2|) are attached by a spring with a constant k = 1440kg/s2 and a rest length of x0 = 83.0cm. We take negative values of Äx for compression and positive Äx values for expansion.

66. ## math

Two small charged spheres are placed so that their centres are 12.5 cm apart. The force of repulsion exerted by one charged sphere on the other is 0.432 N. If the charge on one of the spheres is +2.50 x 10-7 C, then the charge on the other sphere is Select

67. ## Physics

Three identical conducting spheres are placed in a line. From left to right, Qa = 2C, Qb = 3C and Qc = -4C. You touch the spheres all together at the same time and then separate them. What is the charge on sphere A?

68. ## physics

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

69. ## science question

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 _______

70. ## physics

1) A balloon rubbed against denim gains a charge of -8.45µC. What is the electric force between the balloon and the denim when the two are separated by a distance of 4.7cm? (Assume the charges are located at a point) 2)Two identical conducting spheres are

71. ## College Physics

During an electrical storm, clouds can build up very large amounts of charge, and this charge can induce charges on the earth's surface. Sketch the distribution of charges at the earth's surface in the vicinity of a cloud if the cloud is positively charged

72. ## PHYSICS

Three small spheres are placed at fixed points along the x-axis, whose positive direction points towards the right. Sphere A is at x = 23.0 cm, with a charge of -10.00 microCoulomb Sphere B is at x = 55.0 cm, with a charge of 2.00 microCoulomb Sphere C is

73. ## Physics

I've been working on this problem for quite some time now and still can not figure it out... Initially, both metal spheres are neutral. In a charging process, 1 × 1013 electrons are removed from one metal sphere and placed on a second sphere. Then the

74. ## physics

An infinite sheet with a negative surface charge density runs parallel to the x axis. Another infinite sheet with an equal but opposite sign surface charge runs parallel to the y axis. The difference in electric potential from the point x = +5.2 m, y =

75. ## Physics

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.

76. ## physics

An infinite sheet with a surface charge density of -2.1 micro-coulombs/m2 runs parallel to the x axis. Another infinite sheet a surface charge density of +2.1 micro-coulombs/m2 runs parallel to the y axis. A charge of -4.1 micro-coulombs moves at a 45

77. ## Physics

The membrane that surrounds a certain type of living cell has a surface area of 2.13 x 10-9 m2 and a thickness of 1.94 x 10-8 m. Assume that the membrane behaves like a parallel plate capacitor and has a dielectric constant of 6.4. (a) If the potential on

78. ## physics

Two charged spheres of charge q and mass m are each hanging from strings and are at equilibrium as shown below: Give an expression for tanθ in terms of ke (use "k" to write ke), q, m, g (gravity), and d (the distance between the spheres). tanθ=

79. ## Math

The radii of two spheres are 4ft and 8ft find the volume of a spheres whose surface area is equal to the sum of the surface areas of these two spheres.

80. ## PHYSICS

Determining how the charges distribute on the surface of a conductor is, in general, a very difficult problem. We know that if we charge a conductor the charges go to the surface and redistribute so that the electric field in the conductor vanishes. One of

81. ## PHY

. Four identical metal spheres have charges of qA = –8.0 µC, qB =–2.0 µC, qC = +5.0µ C, and qD = +12.0µ C. (a) Two of the spheres are brought together so they touch, and then they are separated. Which spheres are they, if the final charge on each

82. ## Physical Science

Spheres q1 brought closer to q2 until the two spheres touch each other. Q1 placed back in its original position. Calculate the charge on both spheres after they have touched each other

83. ## physics

The accompanying diagram shows two metal shperes suspended by srtings and separated by a distance of 3.0 meters. the charge on spere A is +5.0*10^-4 coulumb and the charge on speher B is +3.0*10^-5 coulumb. which statement best describes the electrical

84. ## science

There are two identical, positively charged conducting spheres fixed in space. The spheres are 44.6 cm apart (center to center) and repel each other with an electrostatic force of F1 = 0.0675 N. Then, a thin conducting wire connects the spheres,

85. ## science

There are two identical, positively charged conducting spheres fixed in space. The spheres are 44.6 cm apart (center to center) and repel each other with an electrostatic force of F1 = 0.0675 N. Then, a thin conducting wire connects the spheres,

86. ## physics

Two electrically-charges spheres are suspended from insulated threads a certain distance from each other. There is a certain amount of electrostatic force between them. Describe specifically (not just increase or decrease) what happens to this force in

87. ## physics

Two electrically-charges spheres are suspended from insulated threads a certain distance from each other. There is a certain amount of electrostatic force between them. Describe specifically (not just increase or decrease) what happens to this force in

88. ## Physics

Consider a spherical plastic shell with inner radius r=1cm, r2=2cm, and a dielectric constant K=4. The center is hollow. Free charge is bound within the plastic. The charge distribution is spherically symmetric but decays with radius, following a charge

89. ## physics

Two spheres are mounted on identical horizontal springs and rest on a frictionless table, as in the drawing. When the spheres are uncharged, the spacing between them is 0.05 m, and the springs are unstrained. When each sphere has a charge of +1.6 £gC, the

90. ## physics

Consider a thin spherical shell of radius 20.2cm with a total charge of 3.3μC distributed uniformly on its surface. a) Find the electric field, in N/C, at a radius of 15.6cm from the center of the charge distribution. b) Find the electric field, in N/C,

91. ## Physics

Two small metallic spheres, each with a mass ofm = 3.00 g, are suspended from a common point by two strings of negligible mass of length L = 62.0 cm. When the spheres have an equal amount of charge, the two strings make an angle of 60° with each other.

92. ## physics 2

In which case would electrical potential energy be built up and stored in the electric field? a A positive charge is moved toward a negative charge. b A positive charge is moved toward a positive charge. c A negative charge is moved away from a negative

93. ## + --> a sphere --> (+)

Multiple Choice Help: ** When s conducting sphere is charged positively, initially the charge is deposited on the left side. However, due to the sphere's conducting nature, the charge spreads uniformly throughout the surface of the sphere. Charge is

94. ## Physics

A single sphere of water is created by joining 1000 of water spheres of radius r and charge (+Q).If the potential of the small and big spheres are w and v respectively, find v/w. My thoughts : The masses of the spheres are proportional to the third power

95. ## Physics

Two small metallic spheres, each of mass 0.11 g are suspended as pendulums by light strings from a common point as shown. The spheres are given the same electric charge, and it is found that the two come to equilibrium when each string is at an angle of

96. ## Physics

Two identical small spheres of mass 2.0g are fastened to the ends of an insulating thread of length 0.60m The spheres are suspended by a hook in the ceiling from the centre of the thread. The spheres are given identical electric charges and hang in static

97. ## physics

Two thin conductive spheres with radii of 10cm and 20cm are nested together so that their centers are at the same location. If the inner sphere has a net charge of 15 nC and the outer sphere has no net charge (quasi-neutral). What is the electric field at