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Question on magnetic attraction and repulsion?

  1. Feb 12, 2012 #1
    This is going to be quite hard to phrase but here goes.

    Is there a formula/equation to find the acceleration of two of the same-charge particles, away from eachother, taking into account field intensity and mass?

    And the same question for attraction between two oppositely charged particles?

    Thanks.
     
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  3. Feb 13, 2012 #2
  4. Feb 14, 2012 #3
  5. Feb 14, 2012 #4

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    Aren't you talking about point charges?
     
  6. Feb 14, 2012 #5
    Oh sorry, I am! Thanks, this is just what I was looking for.
     
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