(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Pretty much, I am given an infinite line of charge and asked to find the electric field (using Gauss' theorem) at some arbitrary position [tex]r^{\vec{}}[/tex].

2. Relevant equations

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3. The attempt at a solution

I don't think its that confusing, except for the part with the position vector. I am assuming I just model the line as a 'cylinder' and insert its associated area fordain the surface integral. Correct? But, would I just put in the magnitude of the position for [tex]r[/tex] when computing the area? Or is it a bit more complicated?

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# Homework Help: Infinite Line of Charge

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