1. Limited time only! Sign up for a free 30min personal tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Homework Help: Potential question of a disk

  1. Mar 25, 2007 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    2. a) Find the potential due to a continuous charge distribution of a disk with a surface charge, x, at point P.
    b) Find the electric field for part A using: attached formula .

    Diagram attached.

    2. Relevant equations


    3. The attempt at a solution
    Well my first clue was to trying to relate the variables given in the problem and diagrams in relation to potential. I wasn't really able to figure out a way to do so.

    Attached Files:

  2. jcsd
Share this great discussion with others via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Can you offer guidance or do you also need help?
Draft saved Draft deleted