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Problem: Two positive charges are equal. Which has more electric potential energy?a. Both have zero potential energyb. Charge Ac. Charge Bd. They have the same potential energy

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A positive charge normally moves in the direction of the electric field. 

When a charge moves in the direction it would move normally, its potential energy decreases. 

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Two positive charges are equal. Which has more electric potential energy?

a. Both have zero potential energy

b. Charge A

c. Charge B

d. They have the same potential energy

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