Problem: An electron is accelerated by a constant electric field of magnitude 208 N/C.A) Find the magnitude of the acceleration of the electron. The mass of an electron is 9.109 × 10−31 kg and the elemental charge is 1.6 × 10−19 C. Answer in units of m/s2.B) Find the electron’s speed after 1.93 × 10−8 s, assuming it starts from rest. Answer in units of m/s.

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An electron is accelerated by a constant electric field of magnitude 208 N/C.

A) Find the magnitude of the acceleration of the electron. The mass of an electron is 9.109 × 10−31 kg and the elemental charge is 1.6 × 10−19 C. Answer in units of m/s2.

B) Find the electron’s speed after 1.93 × 10−8 s, assuming it starts from rest. Answer in units of m/s.

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