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Problem: If you place a charged object next to an uncharged object that is a conductor, A) The force depends on whether the charge is positive or negative. B) There is no force between the two objects. C) There is an attractive force between the two objects. D) There is a repulsive force between the two objects.

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The basic law of electrostatics:

Like charges repel while unlike charges attract each other. 

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If you place a charged object next to an uncharged object that is a conductor, 

A) The force depends on whether the charge is positive or negative. 

B) There is no force between the two objects. 

C) There is an attractive force between the two objects. 

D) There is a repulsive force between the two objects.

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