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# Problem: If a proton is accelerated from rest through a potential difference of 1,250 V, find its approximate velocity at the end of this process.

###### FREE Expert Solution

The work done on a charge q accelerated through a potential difference V is:

$\overline{){\mathbit{W}}{\mathbf{=}}{\mathbf{q}}{\mathbf{V}}}$

###### Problem Details

If a proton is accelerated from rest through a potential difference of 1,250 V, find its approximate velocity at the end of this process.