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Homework Help: Parallel plate capacitor

  1. Apr 22, 2012 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    In a region of space between the plates of a parallel plate capacitor 14.0 cm apart, the electric field is 5.50 V/m everywhere. What force would be exerted on a point charge of charge value 2.50 C located 1 cm below the positive plate? 1 cm above the negative plate?

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    3. The attempt at a solution
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  3. Apr 23, 2012 #2


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