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Does the electric field make electrons?

  1. Apr 2, 2013 #1
    .......an electric field?
     
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  3. Apr 2, 2013 #2

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    DiracPool doesn't know what he is talking about, I am afraid. Electrons have electric charge, and one of the properties of electric charge is that it generates an electric field.
     
  4. Apr 2, 2013 #3
    which means electrons create an electric field, right?
     
  5. Apr 2, 2013 #4

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    generates = creates, yes.
     
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