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Problem: Electrical and gravitational forces follow similar equations with one main difference: A) Gravitational forces obey the inverse square law and electrical forces do not. B) Electrical forces obey the inverse square law and gravitational forces do not. C) Gravitational forces are always attractive but electrical forces can be attractive or repulsive. D) Electrical forces attract and gravitational forces repel.

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Electrical and gravitational forces follow similar equations with one main difference:

A) Gravitational forces obey the inverse square law and electrical forces do not.

B) Electrical forces obey the inverse square law and gravitational forces do not.

C) Gravitational forces are always attractive but electrical forces can be attractive or repulsive.

D) Electrical forces attract and gravitational forces repel.

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