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Problem: The electric potential along the x-axis is V = 100e-2x V/m, where x is in meters.Part AWhat is Ex at x = 1.0 m? Express your answer as an integer and include the appropriate units.Part BWhat is Ex at x = 2.4 m? Express your answer to two significant figures and include the appropriate units.

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We are required to determine the electric field given an electric potential function.

We need to recall the relationship between electric field and potential.

E=-Vx

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The electric potential along the x-axis is = 100e-2x V/m, where x is in meters.

Part A

What is Ex at = 1.0 m? Express your answer as an integer and include the appropriate units.

Part B

What is Ex at = 2.4 m? Express your answer to two significant figures and include the appropriate units.

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