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Electric Potential energy

  1. Dec 13, 2013 #1
    What does it mean by 0 V or 0 potential between two charges?

    If there are two point charges A and B. And if there is a point between them that has 0 V then why is: Va + Vb = 0?
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  3. Dec 13, 2013 #2


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    Hello Miraj! :smile:
    (Do you mean 0 potential at a particular point between two charges?)

    Not much. :redface:

    0 potential is arbitrary, you can choose it to be 0 anywhere.

    Or do you mean that the two charges are at the same potential? That would mean that if you connected them with a wire … nothing would happen! :wink:
    I don't understand …

    can you please copy the full question? :smile:
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