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## Homework Statement

My textbook is no help, my teacher is no help, so Ive found myself here. I am having a difficult time understanding the differences in

1.Electric Potential energy

2. Potential Difference

3. Electric potential

Im sure this question has been asked tons of times but I need someone to try to describe this in laymans terms.

## Homework Equations

## The Attempt at a Solution

Ill tell you what I think I know so far:

Electric potential energy=F⋅ds=qE⋅ds, where ds is the displacement. Just like for gravity U=mgh.

The definition my textbook gives for electric potential is:

V(electric potantial)=U/q, is this U electric potential energy?

I assume potential difference is ΔV

any help would be much appreciated!

thanks