Electric field strength inside the capacitor is:
The potential difference between the plates is:
Capacitance C is:
Two 2.10 cm × 2.10 cm plates that form a parallel-plate capacitor are charged to ± 0.708 nC.
What is the electric field strength inside the capacitor if the spacing between the plates is 2.60 mm?
What is the potential difference across the capacitor if the spacing between the plates is 2.60 mm?
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