Gaussian surfaces

  1. Feb 9, 2004 #1
    A positive test charge is placed at the center of a spherical Gaussian surface. What happens to the net flux through the Gaussian surface when the surface is replaced by a cube of the same volume whose center is at the same point? or When the sphere is replaced by a cube of one third the volume centered at the same point?
  2. jcsd
  3. Feb 10, 2004 #2

    Chi Meson

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Homework Helper




    See Gauss' Law. Net flux through ANY closed surface depends only on...
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Have something to add?
Similar Discussions: Gaussian surfaces
  1. Gaussian surface (Replies: 4)

  2. Gaussian surface (Replies: 2)

  3. Gaussian Surfaces (Replies: 16)