Electric field due to a point charges

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Suppose a charge q is placed at point x=0, y=0. A second charge q is placed at point x=8.0m, y=0. What charge must be placed at the point x=4.0m, y=0 in order that the field at the point x=4.0m, y=3.0m be zero?
 

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I don't have yet my attempt solution . Our teacher gives this problem without teaching . will you please help me ?
 
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