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Charge distribution and linear quadrupole

  1. Nov 15, 2009 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    The charge distribution on the figure below is referred to as a linear quadrupole.
    Show that the potential at a point on the x axis where x>a is given by:

    PLEASE go to the attached MS Word document to view the rest of the problem / diagrams. It is easier to post them that way!

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  3. Nov 15, 2009 #2

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    Don't just post the problem statement. Post your work!
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