Problem: A charge q1 = +5.0 x 10-9 C is located at the origin of an xy-coordinate system, and a charge q2 = -2.0 x 10-9 c is located on the y-axis at y = 0.3 m. Find the components of the electric field at a point P with coordinates (0.4 m, 0.3 m).

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A charge q1 = +5.0 x 10-9 C is located at the origin of an xy-coordinate system, and a charge q2 = -2.0 x 10-9 c is located on the y-axis at y = 0.3 m. Find the components of the electric field at a point P with coordinates (0.4 m, 0.3 m).

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