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Q. Two particles, with charges of q1 = 50.0 nC and q2 = -50.0 nC, are placed at the points with coordinates (0, 12.00 cm) and (0, -12.00 cm) as shown ...

Solved • Apr 6, 2021

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Q. A 9.0 V battery supplies a 2.5 mA current to a circuit for 5.0 h. a. How much charge has been transferred from the negative to the positive termina...

Solved • Mar 30, 2021

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Q. A sphere of radius R contains charge Q spread uniformly throughout its volume. Find an expression for the electrostatic energy contained within the...

Solved • Jan 27, 2021

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Q. The potential due to a point charge Q at the origin may be written as Part A. Calculate Ex using equation Ex=−∂V/∂x.Express your answer in terms of...

Solved • Jan 17, 2021

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Q. A point charge q1 = +2.40 μC is held stationary at the origin. A second point charge q2 = -4.30 μC moves from the point X = 0.125 m, y = 0, to the ...

Solved • Dec 17, 2020

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Q. What is the electric potential energy of the group of charges in (Figure 1) ? Assume that q = -5.5 nC.

Solved • Dec 1, 2020

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Q. It takes 4.0 μJ of work to move a 19 nC charge from point A to B. It takes -6.5 μJ of work to move the charge from C to B. Part A. What is the pote...

Solved • Sep 22, 2020

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Q. A proton follows the path shown in (Figure 1) . Its initial speed is v0 = 2.9×106 m/s. What is the proton's speed as it passes through point P? Exp...

Solved • Jul 14, 2020

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Q. Two 2.0-mm diameter beads, C and D, are 12 mm apart, measured between their centers. Bead C has mass 1.0 g and charge 2.5 nC. Bead D has mass 1.7 g...

Solved • Jul 13, 2020

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Q. A point charge with a charge q1 = 3.10 μC is held stationary at the origin. A second point charge with a charge q2 = -4.10 μC moves from the point ...

Solved • May 26, 2020

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Q. A proton's speed as it passes point A is 50000 m/s . It follows the trajectory shown in the figure.(Figure 1)What is the proton's speed at point B?

Solved • May 26, 2020

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Q. The figure(Figure 1) is the potential-energy diagram for a 20 g particle that is released from rest at x=1.0m.1. Will the particle move to the righ...

Solved • May 26, 2020

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Q. A proton has an initial speed of 3.9 × 105 m/s.What potential difference is required to reduce the initial kinetic energy of the proton by a factor...

Solved • May 21, 2020

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Q. A proton has an initial speed of 3.9 × 105 m/s.What potential difference is required to reduce the initial speed of the proton by a factor of 3?___...

Solved • May 21, 2020

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Q. Four point charges form a square with sides of length d, as shown in the figure. In the questions that follow, use the constant k in place of 1/(4π...

Solved • May 21, 2020

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Q. Which statements about potential energy are correct? Select all that apply.a) The potential energy of a pair of interacting charged objects increas...

Solved • May 21, 2020

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Q. The graph in the figure shows the electric potential energy as a function of separation for two point charges.If one charge is +0.44 nC, what is th...

Solved • May 13, 2020

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Q. Four point charges form a square with sides of length d, as shown in the figure. In the questions that follow, use the constant k in place of .What...

Solved • May 6, 2020

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Q. A 2.6 mm -diameter sphere is charged to -4.6 nC . An electron fired directly at the sphere from far away with an initial velocity of  9.34 × 107 m/...

Solved • Apr 30, 2020

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Q. Four point charges form a square with sides of length d, as shown in the figure. In the questions that follow, use the constant k in place of .What...

Solved • Apr 30, 2020

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Q. A 2.6 mm -diameter sphere is charged to -4.6 nC . An electron fired directly at the sphere from far away comes to within 0.37 mm of the surface of ...

Solved • Apr 27, 2020

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Q. What is the electric potential energy of the group of charges in the figure?

Solved • Apr 27, 2020

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Q. Two protons are released from rest when they are 0.750 nm apart.a) What is the maximum speed they will reach?

Solved • Apr 22, 2020

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Q. An alpha particle (α), which is the same as a helium-4 nucleus, is momentarily at rest in a region of space occupied by an electric field. The part...

Solved • Apr 8, 2020

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Q. A 2.5 mm -diameter sphere is charged to -4.6 nC . An electron fired directly at the sphere from far away comes to within 0.35 mm of the surface of ...

Solved • Mar 25, 2020

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Q. If a negative charge (-Q) is placed at point P in the above diagram, which situation minimizes the electric potential energy?A) Situation AB) Situa...

Solved • Apr 27, 2017

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Q. Three equal point charges, each with charge 1.35 μC, are placed at the vertices of an equilateral triangle whose sides are of length 0.250 m. What ...

Solved • Feb 21, 2017

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Q. A system of charges are shown in the figure. What is the electric potential energy of the following system of charges? 1. U = kQ2 / ℓ 2. U = 0 3...

Solved • Jan 4, 2017

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Q. Three point charges shown below are located at the vertices of an equilateral triangle. If the electric potential energy of two point charges is de...

Solved • Dec 27, 2016

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Q. A point charge q1 = 4.00 nC is placed at the origin. A second point charge q 2 = -3.00 nC is placed on the x-axis at x = 20.0 cm. A third point cha...

Solved • Dec 27, 2016