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alfers101

  • 3 years ago

What are the magnitude and direction of the electric force on an electron in a uniform electric field of strength 2360N/C that points due East.

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  1. lalaly
    • 3 years ago
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    Force=electric field x charge electric field=2360 charge of an electron=1.6 x10^(-19)

  2. alfers101
    • 3 years ago
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    how will i answer this question? its only a sample problem.

  3. lalaly
    • 3 years ago
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    \[F=Eq=2360 \times 1.6 \times 10^{-19}\]\[=3.776 \times 10^{-6}N \text{ \to the east}\] magnitude =3.776x10^-6 N direction towards the east

  4. alfers101
    • 3 years ago
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    so the charge of electron is constant?

  5. lalaly
    • 3 years ago
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    yes it is , it is always the same

  6. alfers101
    • 3 years ago
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    okay thank you so much :) so is it attraction? i mean, positive or negative?

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