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Mcurtis71
 2 years ago
The distance between two charged objects is doubled. What happens to the electrostatic force between the two?
Mcurtis71
 2 years ago
The distance between two charged objects is doubled. What happens to the electrostatic force between the two?

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RaphaelFilgueiras
 2 years ago
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.Sam.
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[F=k\frac{q_{1}q_{2}}{r^2}\] So if double the distance, \[F=k\frac{q_{1}q_{2}}{2^2}\] \[F=k\frac{q_{1}q_{2}}{4}\] Force is 4 times as low

adeniyta
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The electrostatic force would decrease by (1/(2^2)) or 1/4 of the original force.
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