Electric field:

$\overline{){\mathbf{E}}{\mathbf{=}}\frac{\mathbf{k}\mathbf{q}}{{\mathbf{r}}^{\mathbf{2}}}}$

The electric field at point A is given by:

E_{A} = E_{q1} + E_{q2}

The electric field generated by q_{1}:

r_{1} = sqrt(x^{2} + y^{2})

r_{1} = sqrt(16^{2} + 12^{2}) = 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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