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Electricity(Electric potential)

  1. Aug 13, 2013 #1
    Why is the electric potential constant in a conductor that is at equilibrium?
     
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  3. Aug 13, 2013 #2

    tiny-tim

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    hi marvelous! :smile:
    hint: suppose it wasn't constant in a conductor

    what would happen to an electrron? :wink:
     
  4. Aug 13, 2013 #3

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    I could also ask you what you mean by "equilibrium" - the definition should involve the word "potential". :smile:
     
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