## What is the nature of a uniform electric field?

Also, if a particle is travelling through a uniform electric field, does anything change as it leaves the field if the electric field strength increases? If you're asked to find the magnitude, is it just the modulus of those values? What is a vector?

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 Quote by MegaDeth Also, if a particle is travelling through a uniform electric field, does anything change as it leaves the field if the electric field strength increases?
If the particle is beyond the field, then, by definition, it is beyond the influence of that field. As a particle* leaves the field it would generally experience a change in acceleration because when it is within the field a force acts on it due to that field, but when it is outside the field the force acting on it due to that field becomes zero.

* I'm assuming we are discussing a charged particle here

 Quote by NascentOxygen If the particle is beyond the field, then, by definition, it is beyond the influence of that field. As a particle* leaves the field it would generally experience a change in acceleration because when it is within the field a force acts on it due to that field, but when it is outside the field the force acting on it due to that field becomes zero. * I'm assuming we are discussing a charged particle here
Oh, I worded that wrong sorry. What would happen to the charged particles angular deflection if the electric field force was increased?

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