The electric field at point A is given by:
EA = Eq1 + Eq2
The electric field generated by q1:
r1 = sqrt(x2 + y2)
r1 = sqrt(162 + 122) = 20 m
Two point charges are placed on the x axis. The first charge, q1 = 8.00 nC, is placed a distance 16.0 m from the origin along the positive x-axis; the second charge, q2 = 6.00 nC, is placed a distance 9.00 m from the origin along the negative x-axis.
Calculate the electric field at point A, located at coordinates (0 m, 12.0 m).
Give the x and y components of the electric field as an ordered pair.
Express your answer in newtons per coulomb to three significant figures.
EAx, EAy =
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