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Find the electric field magnitude in each region.

  1. Sep 20, 2014 #1
    Spherical Shell.png

    So far, this is what I have. Now I tried to make as a nice as I could but for some reason every time I attempted to save on a PDF file, I find some missing fonts. This one seems to be okay. But question is what am I to do with the rho outside of the cavity.

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  3. Sep 20, 2014 #2

    Dr Transport

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    Inside the cavity the electric field is 0, no charge enclosed. between the cavity and the outer shell, integrate the charge density to the radius you are calculatina, i.e. some [itex] r [/itex]. Outside the sphere, just integrate the entire shell minus the cavity to calculate the entire charge enclosed.
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