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ankities Dec17-12 12:31 AM

electric flux and charge
 
eletric flux and charge have same units ie coloumb

is it a coincidence or some similarity exists btw these two?

electric flux density D= εE is used for calculating flux ψ not E .why?(read tht it is done for practical reasons) please explain the practical reasons ,if any.

yungman Dec17-12 01:14 AM

Re: electric flux and charge
 
Electric flux is in V/m or Volt per distance, not coulomb.

ankities Dec17-12 01:55 AM

Re: electric flux and charge
 
Quote:

Quote by yungman (Post 4199776)
Electric flux is in V/m or Volt per distance, not coulomb.

no,V/m is electric field intensity not flux

MarkoniF Dec17-12 04:25 AM

Re: electric flux and charge
 
Electric charge unit is ampere seconds (A s). Electric flux unit is volt meters (V m).

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coulomb

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electric_flux


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