• Support PF! Buy your school textbooks, materials and every day products Here!

Gauss law for a point charge

  • Thread starter 1MileCrash
  • Start date
  • #1
1,331
45

Homework Statement



Attached

Homework Equations



Gauss' Law

The Attempt at a Solution



[itex]\epsilon_{0} E(4\pi r^{2}) = q_{enc} = -1.738x10^{-19}[/itex]
 

Attachments

Last edited:

Answers and Replies

  • #2
1,331
45
I have come to this result many times and its the only thing keeping me from my 100. Any ideas?
 
  • #3
1,679
3
I have come to this result many times and its the only thing keeping me from my 100. Any ideas?
Post your calculation; but I suspect you're confusing electric field with electric flux. Can't be sure unless you show your arithmetic.
 
  • #4
1,331
45
I see that, you're absolutely right.

Thank you!
 

Related Threads for: Gauss law for a point charge

  • Last Post
Replies
6
Views
10K
  • Last Post
Replies
8
Views
1K
  • Last Post
Replies
2
Views
904
  • Last Post
Replies
1
Views
3K
Replies
5
Views
3K
Replies
3
Views
9K
Replies
9
Views
2K
Replies
3
Views
8K
Top