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Electric potential problem

  1. Mar 28, 2017 #1
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    I have no idea what it looks like and how to approach this. Is this right description?
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  3. Mar 28, 2017 #2


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    Not sure whether it helps, but I would try using the method of images to replace the vertical sheet by a mirror image of the horizontal sheet. Since potentials are relative, we can redefine the vertical sheet as potential zero and the horizontal sheet as having a nonzero potential. So the given horizontal sheet and its mirror image have equal and opposite charges.
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