# Gauss's Law and Flux

[SOLVED] Gauss's Law and Flux

ok so i have the biggest question of all i tried solving the following problem:

55.3 million excess electrons are inside a closed surface. What is the net electric flux through the surface?

now i tried the following equations:

$$\Phi$$= E . A = Qin/$$\epsilon$$

but i have the biggest question when there is excess electron does it mean that the electron field is negative, and if it does then that goes in Qin where then $$\Phi$$ would be equal to Qin/$$\epsilon$$, and epsilon being 8.85*10 (permittivity constant)

well any help in solving this problem is very grateful

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