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Problem: What is the net charge on a sphere that has the following?(a)    5.89x106 electrons and 8.37x106 protons(b)    240 electrons and 106 protons

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In this problem, we'll add up the charge due to electrons and protons on an object to get the net charge. 


Q=ne where n is the number of particles and e is the electron charge.

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What is the net charge on a sphere that has the following?

(a)    5.89x106 electrons and 8.37x106 protons

(b)    240 electrons and 106 protons

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