# when an electric current flows through a long conductor, each free electron moves? A)from one end of the conductor to the other end. B)with a speed of 300,000,000 m/s. C)back and forth between the ends of the conductor. D)through a

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1. ## physics

A rectilinear homogeneous conductor OA of mass 12 g and of length 36cm hangs freely from its upper end O while its lower end A slightly touches the surface of the mercury. Terminals C and D are connected to a generator which supplies a current 7.4A. A

asked by amber on May 26, 2016
2. ## science

Which option most accurately defines Faraday’s law? A.Any change in the electric field over a conductor will produce an magnetic field inside a conductor. B.The voltage generated in a coil is inversely proportional to the number of electrons in the loop.

3. ## Physics

A coaxial transmission line has a solid inner conductor of radius a and a thin-walled outer conductor of radius b. The medium between the conductors has permeability (Mu)0. Find the inductance per meter of length of the line (a) if all current of the inner

asked by sandhu on March 23, 2011
4. ## Electricity and Electronics

1. A transformer has a primary voltage of 115 V and a secondary voltage of 24 V. If the number of turns in the primary is 345, how many turns are in the secondary? A. 8 B. 690 C. 72 D. 1,653 2. To use your left hand to determine the direction of the

asked by StarBuddy on October 3, 2013
5. ## Circuits2

An alternating current and a direct current flows simultaneously in the same conductor. if the effective value of the alternating current is 5A and the direct current is 10 A, what will an AC ammeter read when connected in the circuit?

asked by Student on March 26, 2018
6. ## Physics

When an electron moves 2.5 m in the direction of an electric field, the change in electrical potential energy of the electron is 8x10-17J. What is the strength of the electric field that causes the change in potential energy? 320 N/C 200 N/C 20 N/C 3.2 N/C

asked by Blah on October 19, 2012
7. ## Physics

An electron is a subatomic particle (m = 9.11 10-31 kg) that is subject to electric forces. An electron moving in the +x direction accelerates from an initial velocity of +5.16 105 m/s to a final velocity of +2.23 106 m/s while traveling a distance of

asked by Anonymous on October 3, 2012
8. ## 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

asked by rahidul on February 24, 2017
9. ## Physics

A long coaxial cable consists of two concentric conductors. The inner conductor is a cylinder with radius R1, and it carries a current I0 uniformly distributed over its cross section. The outer conductor is a cylindrical shell with inner radius R2 and

asked by abdul rahman on April 7, 2013
10. ## physics (thxs for the help)

A 10 ohms resistor has a constant current. If 1200C of charge flow through it in 4 minutes what is the value of the current? A) 3.0 A B) 5.0 A C) 11 A D) 15 A E) 20 A ok I see to main equation using dealing with resistance I=V/R and I=Q/t. My question

asked by susan on March 14, 2007
11. ## Physics -work shown

A heavy conductor (mass m, length `, resistance R) is suspended by two springs each with spring constant k, and connected to a battery with electric potential V as shown in the figure. A magnetic field ~B is now imposed. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8

asked by cr on April 15, 2011
12. ## physics help!

An electron enters the region of a uniform electric field between two oppositely charged parallel plates as shown, with an initial velocity of 3 x 106 m/s. The electric field between the plates is measured to be E = 200N/C. The horizontal length of the

asked by UnKnown on May 12, 2011
13. ## Physics

An electron with a speed of 3.00X10^6 m/s moves into a uniform electric field of magnitude 1.00X10^3 N/C. The field lines are parallel to the electron’s velocity and pointing in the same direction as the velocity. How far does the electron travel before

asked by Gil on September 8, 2013
14. ## Electricity

when an electric current flows through a long conductor, each free electron moves? A)from one end of the conductor to the other end. B)with a speed of 300,000,000 m/s. C)back and forth between the ends of the conductor. D)through a relatively short

asked by angela on August 20, 2005
15. ## Physical Science

ok so i keep getting one wrong on a 4 question test and failing so can someone tell me what im getting wrong 1. What causes an electric current in a wire? A. Electric fields cause atoms to move in the wire. B. Electrons flow because of electrical

asked by s on March 1, 2013
16. ## SCIENCE

A conductor of length 0.5m moves in a uniform magnetic field of flux density 2 wbm. at a uniform velocity of 40m/s. Calculate the induced EMF under the following conditions: (1) the conductor moves at right angle to the magnetic field (2) the conductor

asked by BNzeal on July 26, 2014
17. ## Physics

When an electron moves 2.5 m in the direction of an electric field, the change in electrical potential energy of the electron is 8x10-17J. What is the strength of the electric field that causes the change in potential energy? 320 N/C 200 N/C 20 N/C 3.2 N/C

asked by La La on October 19, 2012
18. ## electricity

When all parts of a circuit are composed of conducting materials, the circuit is said to be? closed? Complete? Better than the alternative? when an electric current flows through along conductor, each free electron moves: when an electric current flows

asked by erin on December 3, 2006
19. ## physics

A current-carrying conductor experiences a force upward in a magnetic field that acts perpendicularly to and out of the plane of the paper. What is direction of the current in the conductor? Choose one answer. a. The current in the conductor is toward

20. ## Physics (electricity and Magnetism)

A long straight and thin wire has a charge Q per unit length. It is also carrying a current I. A point charge is moving with a velocity v parallel to the conductor, at a distance d from it. Find the velocity v, supposing a correct direction for the current

asked by John on June 1, 2014
21. ## physics

A proton moves parallel to an electric field between points A and B. The change in the proton's electric potential energy is EPEB – EPEA. If the proton is removed from point B and replaced with an electron, how does the change in electric potential

asked by Lily on July 28, 2014
22. ## 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

asked by Anonymous on March 21, 2013
23. ## Physic ~ pls help

A heavy conductor (mass m, length `, resistance R) is suspended by two springs each with spring constant k, and connected to a battery with electric potential V as shown in the figure. A magnetic field ~B is now imposed. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8

asked by cr on April 15, 2011
24. ## PHYSICS

A conductor of length 0.5m moves in a uniform magnetic field of flux density 2 wbm^2. at a uniform velocity of 40m/s. Calculate the induced EMF under the following conditions: (1) the conductor moves at right angle to the magnetic field (2) the conductor

25. ## Physics

An electron is accelerated by a uniform electric field (1000 V/m) pointing vertically upward. use newton's laws to determine the electron's velocity after it moves .10 cm

asked by Standard C. on April 25, 2010
26. ## Physics

A conductor of length 2m carrying a 1.5A current experiences a force of 2.2 N. What is the magnitude of the magnetic field that acts perpendicular to the flow of current in the conductor?

asked by fred on February 2, 2013
27. ## algebra based physics

An electron in an oscilloscope tube is traveling horizontally with a speed of 4.4×106m/s . It passes through a 2.1cm long region with an electric field pointing upward with a magnitude of 1500N/C. what is the magnitude of the electron’s velocity when it

asked by jrfannin on February 10, 2014
28. ## Science

A free proton and a free electron are placed in a uniform electric field. Which of the 2 will experience a greater acceleration?

asked by Krishna santhosh on May 11, 2015
29. ## physics

The lightbulb in the circuit shown in the figure has a resistance of 14 Ω and consumes 4.2 W of power; the rod is 1.18 m long and moves to the left with a constant speed of 2.9 m/s . The strength of the magnetic field is 2.2 T . Find the current that

asked by jacob on April 8, 2016
30. ## physics

Two parallel straight conductors 5 m long and 12 cm apart are to have equal currents. The force each conductor experiences from the other is not to exceed 2x10^-2 N. What is the maximum possible current in each conductor? I'm getting a ridiculous answer of

asked by Sam on April 27, 2009
31. ## physics

An electron is a subatomic particle (m = 9.11 x 10-31 kg) that is subject to electric forces. An electron moving in the +x direction accelerates from an initial velocity of +5.46 x 105 m/s to a final velocity of 2.25 x 106 m/s while traveling a distance of

asked by John on November 25, 2012
32. ## science

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

asked by rahidul on February 24, 2017
33. ## Physics

An electron is accelerated through a uniform electric field of magnitude 2.5x10^2 N/C with an initial speed of 1.2x10^6 m/s parallel to the electric field. a) Calculate the work done on the electron by the field when the electron has travelled 2.5 cm in

asked by Linn on April 21, 2009
34. ## physics

A coaxial cable has an inside conductor of radius 'a' carrying a current 'I'.The current returns as a uniform current through the outside conductor with a inside radius 'b' and outside radius 'c'.What is the magnetic field at a distance 'r' from the

asked by Sandhya on October 12, 2008
35. ## ALG WORD PROBLEM

The current I in an electrical conductor varies inversely as the resistance R of the conductor. The current is 9 amperes when the resistance is 940 ohms. What is the current when the resistance is 580 ohms? Thank you yet again. Almost through with this

asked by TOTALLY lost on March 11, 2012
36. ## math

a conductor having a cross sectional area of 0.00161 sq. in. carries a current of 4.5 amp. Calculate the electron velocity, assuming the wire to be a copper.

asked by Anonymous on May 18, 2017
37. ## science

why is the electron the part of the atom that moves when an electric current flows?

asked by jacob on May 23, 2008
38. ## physics

a conductor is 2m long and 8mm diameter if its resistivity is 1.8*10^-8 ohmm calculate a,the resistance of the conductor b,the current in the conductor when a p.d of 10v is maintained across its ends c,the current density d,the electric field in the wire

asked by sol on February 22, 2016
39. ## physics

what are some ways to transfer the motion of electric charge through a conductor? confused please help I am confused by the question. Electrons are moving because of thermal energy all the time in a conductor. To get them to drift in one direction mainly,

asked by jordan on June 5, 2007
40. ## Science guys :)

hey guys a got a few problems i need help with im really desperate for help they're due soon online :( 1.Suppose that a constant current of 89 mA flows in a conductor. Find the absolute value of the total charge that passes through the conductor in 3

asked by Zach on August 31, 2005
41. ## physics

please help with either or both 1. a charge of 10C is passing in 2 second through a cross sectional area of a conductor. calculate the intensity of magnetic field at a distance of 10 cm from the conductor. 2. An amount of 3X10^20 electrons is passing in a

42. ## Physics

A current-carrying conductor of length 0.8 m is placed perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field of 0.6 Tesla. What is the value of the current in the conductor if the conductor experiences a force of 1.2 N?

asked by Physics fail on January 27, 2013
43. ## Physics

Calculate the magnitude of the magnetic ﬁeld at a point 43.6 cm from a long, thin conductor carrying a current of 1.24 A. The permeability of free space is 1.25664 × 10^−6 T · m/A. Answer in units of T

asked by Like a Boss on April 22, 2013
44. ## physics

a very thin piece of copper wire has an electrical resistance of 20,000 Ohms. You connect its ends to a regular 2.0 Volt battery. How much power does it draw? Let's assume that this little piece of wire initially contained one trillion (that's a one with

asked by jen on March 20, 2011
45. ## physics

a very thin piece of copper wire has an electrical resistance of 20,000 Ohms. You connect its ends to a regular 2.0 Volt battery. How much power does it draw? Let's assume that this little piece of wire initially contained one trillion (that's a one with

asked by john on March 24, 2011
46. ## physics

a very thin piece of copper wire has an electrical resistance of 20,000 Ohms. You connect its ends to a regular 2.0 Volt battery. How much power does it draw? Let's assume that this little piece of wire initially contained one trillion (that's a one with

asked by john on March 23, 2011
47. ## physics

A long, cylindrical conductor of radius R carries a current I as shown in the figure below. The current density J, however, is not uniform over the cross-section of the conductor but is a function of the radius according to J = 6br^4, where b is a

asked by Sam on April 14, 2017
48. ## physics 30

A current-carrying conductor that is 8.00x10^-2 m long is placed perpendicular to a magnetic field that has a strength of 6.00x10^-3 T. During a 3.00s time interval, 7.50x10^19 electrons pass a point in the conductor. The magnitude of the average magnetic

asked by sarah on March 21, 2012
49. ## Physics

Electric charge flows through a wire, which naturally has a cylindrical cross section. Suppose the charge has a current density given by J = A/r, where A is a constant and r is the distance to the wire's central axis. How much current flows through the

asked by Lindsey on March 18, 2013
50. ## Physics

Water flows through a pipe of radius 4 cm at a rate of 3.5 m/s. Suppose each water molecule is singly ionized (highly unrealistic). a) What is the electric current density associated with the flow of these ions? b) What is the electric current in the pipe?

asked by Jake on July 10, 2017
51. ## Physics

Water flows through a pipe of radius 4 cm at a rate of 3.5 m/s. Suppose each water molecule is singly ionized (highly unrealistic). What is the electric current density associated with the flow of these ions? What is the electric current in the pipe?

asked by Lindsey on March 18, 2013
52. ## physics

The Bohr model of the hydrogen atom consists of an electron travelling in a circular orbit of radius 5.29 x 10-11 m around a proton. The attraction between the two gives the electron the centripetal force required to stay in orbit. Calculate the: a.

asked by matin on May 15, 2012
53. ## physics

An electron has an initial velocity of 2.00 ✕ 10 6 m/s in a uniform 6.00 ✕ 10 5 N/C strength electric field. The field accelerates the electron in the direction opposite to its initial velocity. (a) What is the direction of the electric field? (b) How

asked by mathew on March 19, 2015
54. ## science

when whould electric current flow through a conductor

asked by Anonymous on February 21, 2016
55. ## Materials Science

What is the drift velocity of electrons in Si under room temperature and 500 V/m electric field, as we know that the electron mobility of Si is 0.14 m^2 / V.s at room temperature? Under these conditions, how long can an electron pass a Si crystal of 25 mm

asked by hewhomustbenamed82 on March 31, 2018
56. ## Physics

Two infinitely long slits, S1 and S2, each of width d=0.1 cm are used to prepare a box-shaped electron beam with energy E=400 eV. At what distance x from the slit S2 will the thickness of this electron beam double due to Coulomb's repulsion? The linear

asked by Anna on April 4, 2010
57. ## physics

Electric current is a flow of electric charge that moves due to an electric pressure is called what?. A) wattage.B) voltage.C) All of these to some degree.D) None of these.E) amperage. I chose ampere, this is what my textbook tells me and I got it wrong

asked by Christy on April 14, 2012
58. ## 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?

asked by Scott on February 13, 2011
59. ## Physics

The graph below represents the relatonship between the potential difference across a metal conductor and the current through the conductor at constant temperature. Potential Difference vs. Current PD vs. C PD---C 2----2 4----4 6----6 8----8 What is the

asked by Priscilla on February 8, 2010
60. ## Physics

The graph below represents the relatonship between the potential difference across a metal conductor and the current through the conductor at constant temperature. Potential Difference vs. Current PD vs. C PD C 2 2 4 4 6 6 8 8 What is the resistance of the

asked by Priscilla on February 8, 2010
61. ## physics

A current flows in a wire of circular cross-section with the free electrons travelling with a mean drift velocity v. If an equal current flows in a wire of the same material but of twice the radius,what is the new mean drift velocity (a)v/4(b)v/2(c)2v(d)4v

asked by physics on September 22, 2013
62. ## Physics

A conductor of length 2m carrying a 1.5A current experiences a force of 2.2 N. What is the magnitude of the magnetic field that acts perpendicular to the flow of current in the conductor?

asked by physics student on February 11, 2013
63. ## Physics

An electron with a velocity of v = (3 x + 4 y + 2 z) × 106m/s enters a region where there is both a magnetic field and an electric field. The magnetic field is B = (1 x - 2 y + 4 z)T. If the electron experiences no force as it moves, calculate the

asked by Lindsey on March 21, 2013
64. ## Physics

An electron with a velocity of v = (3 x + 4 y + 2 z) × 106m/s enters a region where there is both a magnetic field and an electric field. The magnetic field is B = (1 x - 2 y + 4 z)T. If the electron experiences no force as it moves, calculate the

asked by Lindsey on March 21, 2013
65. ## math

A kayak moves at a rate of 12 mph in still water. If the rivers current flows at a rate of 5mph how long does it take the boat to travel 23 miles upstream?

asked by ashley on September 16, 2012
66. ## physics

A simple Geiger counter is constructed out of a setup similar to what we just used in problem 5. A thin wire with a linear charge density _ is held in the center of a cylindrical tube, which is filled with an inert gas. When a high speed 2 particle coming

asked by al on September 23, 2008
67. ## Science (Physics)

A conductor carries a current of 25 A and is at right angles to a magnetic field. The flux density is 0.8 Tesla and the length of the conductor in the field is 35 cm. Calculate the force acting on the conductor, and the value of the force if the conductor

asked by Eren A on June 4, 2015
68. ## Physical sciences

1 term question 1 if object a exerts a force on onject b,object b exerts an equal force on object a,but in the opposite direction 2 waves in which the particles vibrate in a direction perpendicular to the direction in which the wave energy is propagated 3

asked by Given on March 8, 2013
69. ## Physical sciences

1 term question 1 if object a exerts a force on onject b,object b exerts an equal force on object a,but in the opposite direction waves in which the particles vibrate in a direction perpendicular to the direction in which the wave energy is propagated 3

asked by Given on March 8, 2013
70. ## Physical sciences

1 term question 1 if object a exerts a force on onject b,object b exerts an equal force on object a,but in the opposite direction waves in which the particles vibrate in a direction perpendicular to the direction in which the wave energy is propagated 3

asked by Given on March 8, 2013
71. ## Physical sciences

1 term question 1 if object a exerts a force on onject b,object b exerts an equal force on object a,but in the opposite direction 2 waves in which the particles vibrate in a direction perpendicular to the direction in which the wave energy is propagated 3

asked by Given on March 8, 2013
72. ## math

The current I in an electrical conductor varies inversely as the resistance r of the conductor. The current is 6 amperes when the resistance is 920 0hms , what is the current when the resistance is 560 ohms

asked by De'andre on January 20, 2012
73. ## Physics(semiconductors)

Is electron and hole flow the same in a diode?is the following explanation correct .if not then please provide the correct one When diode is forward biased,the forward current is the sum of electron current and hole current.this current is diffusion

asked by Plz help!! on October 12, 2016
74. ## physics

An electron is a subatomic particle (m = 9.11 10-31 kg) that is subject to electric forces. An electron moving in the +x direction accelerates from an initial velocity of +5.21 105 m/s to a final velocity of +2.29 106 m/s while traveling a distance of

asked by Natasha on February 12, 2012
75. ## physics

An electron is a subatomic particle (m = 9.11 x 10-31 kg) that is subject to electric forces. An electron moving in the +x direction accelerates from an initial velocity of +7.62 x 105 m/s to a final velocity of 2.56 x 106 m/s while traveling a distance of

asked by Thomas on January 5, 2017
76. ## physics

An electron is a subatomic particle (m = 9.11 x 10-31 kg) that is subject to electric forces. An electron moving in the +x direction accelerates from an initial velocity of +5.11 x 105 m/s to a final velocity of 1.67 x 106 m/s while traveling a distance of

asked by Natasha on March 11, 2012
77. ## physics

An electron is a subatomic particle (m = 9.11 10-31 kg) that is subject to electric forces. An electron moving in the +x direction accelerates from an initial velocity of +5.21 105 m/s to a final velocity of +2.29 106 m/s while traveling a distance of

asked by Natasha on February 9, 2012
78. ## Physics

An electron is a subatomic particle (m = 9.11 10-31 kg) that is subject to electric forces. An electron moving in the +x direction accelerates from an initial velocity of +5.16 105 m/s to a final velocity of +2.23 106 m/s while traveling a distance of

asked by Donald on October 9, 2012
79. ## physics

An electron is a subatomic particle (m = 9.11 x 10-31 kg) that is subject to electric forces. An electron moving in the +x direction accelerates from an initial velocity of +7.93 x 105 m/s to a final velocity of 2.90 x 106 m/s while traveling a distance of

asked by char on September 24, 2010
80. ## Physics

An electron is a subatomic particle (m = 9.11 x 10-31 kg) that is subject to electric forces. An electron moving in the +x direction accelerates from an initial velocity of +5.08 x 105 m/s to a final velocity of 2.63 x 106 m/s while traveling a distance of

asked by StressedStudent on September 15, 2012
81. ## PHY

An electron that is released from the rest in a uniform electric field of 30 N/C experiences a voltage change of 60 volts as the electron moves ____ m in the field. a. 5 b. 2 c. 3 d. 0 e. 10 f. 0.4 g. 30

asked by Anonymous on May 31, 2011
82. ## Physics

Please help me! 1)1. Two charged point bodies are placed into the opposite on diagonal vertices of a rectangular with sides of 6 and 8 cm in vacuum – Q1=3.2x10-11 C; Q2=-4.267x10-11 C. Calculate the electric field intensity at two other vertices of the

asked by Electricity on May 26, 2014
83. ## physics

An electron is a subatomic particle (m = 9.11 x10-31 kg) that is subject to electric forces. An electron moving in the +x direction accelerates from an initial velocity of +5.11 x 105 m/s to a final velocity of 1.67 x 106 m/s while traveling a distance of

asked by Natasha on March 10, 2012
84. ## Physics - important

An electron is accelerated through a uniform electric field of magnitude 2.5x10^2 N/C with an initial speed of 1.2x10^6 m/s parallel to the electric field. a) Calculate the work done on the electron by the field when the electron has travelled 2.5 cm in

asked by Linn on April 21, 2009
85. ## Physics

A circuit is composed of a capacitor C=2 μF, two resistors both with resistance R=11 Ohm, an inductor L=4.00e-2 H, a switch S, and a battery V=5 V. The internal resistance of the battery can be ignored . Reminder: The "L=x.xxenn H" notation means

asked by Annoyingmous on June 15, 2013
86. ## Physics Conducting Spheres

1. Two concentric conducting spherical shells have radii of 0.145 m. and 0.215 m. The inner sphere bears a charge of -3.00E-08 C. An electron escapes from the inner sphere with negligible speed. Assuming that the region between the spheres is a vacuum,

asked by andrew on October 21, 2012
87. ## physics

During a particular thunderstorm, the electric potential difference between a cloud and the ground is Vcloud - Vground = 1.10 108 V, with the cloud being at the higher potential. What is the change in an electron's electric potential energy when the

asked by Jess on January 18, 2011
88. ## physics

During a particular thunderstorm, the electric potential difference between a cloud and the ground is Vcloud - Vground = 4.3 108 V, with the cloud being at the higher potential. What is the change in an electron's electric potential energy when the

asked by Erin on March 9, 2010
89. ## physics

During a particular thunderstorm, the electric potential difference between a cloud and the ground is Vcloud-Vground= 1.3x10^8, with the cloud being at the higher potential. What is the change in an electron's electric potential energy when the electron

asked by H on July 9, 2008
90. ## college

During a particular thunderstorm, the electric potential difference between a cloud and the ground is Vcloud - Vground = 1.3 × 108 V, with the cloud being at the higher potential. What is the change in an electron's electric potential energy when the

asked by ash on August 27, 2010
91. ## physics

During a particular thunderstorm, the electric potential difference between a cloud and the ground is Vcloud - Vground = 4.90 108 V, with the cloud being at the higher potential. What is the change in an electron's electric potential energy when the

asked by amber on September 8, 2009
92. ## physics

A coaxial cable has an inside conductor of radius 'a' carrying a current 'I'.The current returns as a uniform current through the outside conductor with a inside radius 'b' and outside radius 'c'.What is the magnetic field at a distance 'r' from the

asked by Sandhya on October 12, 2008
93. ## physics

What is the force on an electron moving at v = 2.5*10^5 m/s away from a long wire,3mm from the electron, carrying a 12 A current? Give the magnitude & direction of the force. I calculated mag induction using B = u0I/2(pi)*a and force on the electron using

asked by Sandhya on October 12, 2008
94. ## electric

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

asked by sweety on April 14, 2009
95. ## Algebra

A kayak moves at a rate of 10 mph in still water. If the river's current flows at a rate of 2 mph, how long does it take the boat to travel 24 miles upstream?

asked by Andy on February 6, 2012
96. ## Physics/electricity

In the Bohr model of the hydrogen atom, an electron in the 2nd excited state moves at a speed of 5.48X10^5 m/s in a circular path having a radius of 2.12X10^-10 m. What is the effective current associated with this orbiting electron?

asked by Derrick on October 6, 2013
97. ## Electric forces

An electron is released above the earth's surface. A second electron directly below it exers just enough of an electric force on the first electron to cancel the gravitational force on it. Find the distance between the two electrons. I thought if I just

asked by Sara on April 11, 2007
98. ## physics

An electron accelerates from rest through a potential difference of 184 V. What is its final speed? An electron that has a horizontal initial speed of 4.50 106 m/s enters a region that has an electric field of 120 V/m pointing vertically upward. How long

asked by michelle on January 12, 2011
99. ## Physics

A straight conductor between points O and P has a mass of 0.54 kg and a length of 1.5 m and carries a current of 12 A (see figure below). It is hinged at O and is placed in a plane perpendicular to a magnetic field of 3.4 T. If the conductor begins from

asked by AAA on April 2, 2020
100. ## physics

what kinetic energy does an electron acquire if it falls through a potential difference of 21,000 volts in a TV picture tube? How long will it take for that electron to travel from the "gun" end of the tube to strike the other end of the tube and create a

asked by john on April 12, 2010