Problem: Two uncharged, conducting spheres, A and B, are held at rest on insulating stands and are in contact. A positively charged rod is brought near sphere A. While the rod is in place, someone moves sphere B away from A. How will the spheres be charged, if at all? A) A+ and B+ B) A- and B- C) A+ and B- D) A- and B+ E) A=0 and B=0

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Two uncharged, conducting spheres, A and B, are held at rest on insulating stands and are in contact. A positively charged rod is brought near sphere A. While the rod is in place, someone moves sphere B away from A. How will the spheres be charged, if at all?

A) A+ and B+

B) A- and B-

C) A+ and B-

D) A- and B+

E) A=0 and B=0

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