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Electric fields and Gauss's Law

  1. Sep 18, 2010 #1
    Negative charge - Q is distributed uniformly around a quarter-circle of radius a that lies in the first quadrant, with the center of curvature at the origin. Find the x-component of the net electric field at the origin. Find the y-component of the net electric field at the origin.
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  3. Sep 18, 2010 #2


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