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General physics electrostatics problem

  1. Apr 27, 2010 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    Charge 0 x 10-9 C is placed on a conducting spherical shell that has an inner radius of 4.8 cm and an outer radius of 6.2 cm. A point charge (-1.9) x 10-9 C is placed inside the shell, at the center. What is the magnitude of the electric field of this configuration, at a distance 1.3 m from the center of the shell?

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution
  2. jcsd
  3. Apr 27, 2010 #2
    Gauss's Law anyone?
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