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chris215
 one year ago
How many excess electrons are there in a typical lightning bolt that has about 16 C of charge?
so I used the equation e=1.6(10^19)(16) and got 2.56×10^(18) but my answer choices are:
1 x 1020
1 x 1019
10
1 x 1016
what did I do wrong?
chris215
 one year ago
How many excess electrons are there in a typical lightning bolt that has about 16 C of charge? so I used the equation e=1.6(10^19)(16) and got 2.56×10^(18) but my answer choices are: 1 x 1020 1 x 1019 10 1 x 1016 what did I do wrong?

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0https://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20110831092213AAUw1IB

chris215
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2thanks but idk if A is the right answer do you know how to do this problem?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no, im sorry but im pretty sure that website tells you

chris215
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2It did thatnks so much!

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0did you get the answer you were looking for?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[Use,\ Q=n\times e\\ where, Q= total\ charge,\ n= no. of electrons\ , e= charge\ on\ 1\ eletcron\\ you\ wanna\ find, n\\so, n=\frac{ Q }{ e } \\n= \frac{ 16 }{ 1.6\times 10^{19}} \\1\times \ 10^{20}. Ans\] (excess electrons)
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