1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Two point particles separated by 0.4 m carry a total charge of 185 µC. (a) If the two particles repel each other with a force of 80 N, what are the charges on each of the two particles? 2. Relevant equations F = k* (q1*q2)/(r^2) 3. The attempt at a solution I tried using altering the formula so it would be 80 = (185-x)*(x) /(.4^2). I tried putting this in my calculator in which y1 = (185-x)*(x)/(.4^2), y2= 80 yet it tells me it intersects at x = 184.9. Um what did i do wrong? I would appreciate the help :).