The electric force is given by:
, where q is the charge and E is the electric field.
, where k is Coulomb's constant and r is the distance from the point to the charge q.
We can visualize the electric fields in the diagram as follows:
Find the direction and magnitude of the net electrostatic force exerted on the point charge q2 in the figure. Let q=+2.6mu and d=35cm. Answer in Newtons. Please show all your work.
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