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# Problem: The dashed lines in the diagram represent cross sections of equipotential surfaces drawn in 1-V increments.What is the work WAB done by the electric force to move a 1-C charge from A to B?

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$\overline{){\mathbf{W}}{\mathbf{=}}{\mathbf{-}}{\mathbf{∆}}{\mathbf{U}}}$

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The dashed lines in the diagram represent cross sections of equipotential surfaces drawn in 1-V increments.

What is the work WAB done by the electric force to move a 1-C charge from A to B?

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