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

Compute the electric field generated by a spherically symmetric charged sphere of radius R with charge density of [itex]\rho = kr^{2}[/itex]

2. Relevant equations

[itex]\oint _S \vec{E} \cdot \vec{dA} = \frac{Q_{enclosed}}{\epsilon_0}[/itex]

3. The attempt at a solution

I know that this question involves the application of Gauss' law but I don't really know how? To be honest I'm a bit sketchy on applying Gauss' law to any question. Any help would really be appreciated.

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# Homework Help: Calculating E field generated by spherically symmetric charged sphere (Gauss' law?)

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