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Charge produced at end of an insulator rod using electric induction

  1. Mar 29, 2014 #1
    When a charged body is brought near one end of a rod, opposite charge is produced at the opposite end of the rod. This is written in my book.

    Why is charge produced at only the opposite end?
     
    Last edited: Mar 29, 2014
  2. jcsd
  3. Mar 29, 2014 #2
    No, there is something wrong with your statement/understanding. Opposite charges attract each other.
     
  4. Mar 29, 2014 #3
    Thank You. My mistake . I edited my post.
     
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