(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Each capacitor has a plate area of 5 inches, with a distance between the plates of 10mm. The capacitor has a total Q of .002 Coulombs.

2. Relevant equations

Coulombs law F=Ke X q1q2/r squared

3. The attempt at a solution

I do not know how to calculate coulombs law for a capacitor since coulombs law only describes the force between 2 points. Do I need to calculate the charge distribution first? How do I do that?

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# Homework Help: Calculating coulombs law in a capacitor?

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