We are required to explain the change in the electric potential in a parallel plate capacitor.
The electric field in parallel plate capacitors:
σ is the magnitude of the charge on the plates
The electric potential inside a parallel-plate capacitor __________.
|decreases inversely with the square of the distance from the negative plate|
|decreases linearly from the negative to the positive plate|
|increases linearly from the negative to the positive plate|
|decreases inversely with distance from the negative plate|
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