Relationships Between Force, Field, Energy, Potential Video Lessons

Video Thumbnail

Concept

Problem: A negative charge, if free, tries to moveA) from high potential to low potential.B) in the direction of the electric field.C) away from infinity.D) toward infinity.E) from low potential to high potential.

FREE Expert Solution

We know that electric fields point from high potential to low potential. 

Besides, positively charged surfaces are at a high potential while negatively charged surfaces are at a low potentil.

91% (288 ratings)
View Complete Written Solution
Problem Details

A negative charge, if free, tries to move

A) from high potential to low potential.

B) in the direction of the electric field.

C) away from infinity.

D) toward infinity.

E) from low potential to high potential.

Frequently Asked Questions

What scientific concept do you need to know in order to solve this problem?

Our tutors have indicated that to solve this problem you will need to apply the Relationships Between Force, Field, Energy, Potential concept. You can view video lessons to learn Relationships Between Force, Field, Energy, Potential. Or if you need more Relationships Between Force, Field, Energy, Potential practice, you can also practice Relationships Between Force, Field, Energy, Potential practice problems.