Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Total electric charge

  1. YES

    9 vote(s)
    81.8%
  2. NO

    2 vote(s)
    18.2%
  3. The conservation law for electrical charge is not OK:)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  1. Mar 31, 2005 #1
    Do you think the total electric charge of Our Universe is zero?
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Apr 1, 2005 #2
    i'd rather ask: "why do you think that it is (non-)zero?"
     
  4. Apr 1, 2005 #3
    Because no confirmed theory can prove or disprove yes or no answer to this question.
    Also, why is there more matter then antimatter in Our Universe?
     
  5. Apr 1, 2005 #4
    huh! i hope that the poll results here and now, on physicsforums, will finally give the answer to this question!!!
     
  6. Apr 1, 2005 #5
    I have also voted yes :)
     
  7. Apr 1, 2005 #6

    SpaceTiger

    User Avatar
    Staff Emeritus
    Science Advisor
    Gold Member

    This depends on two things, I guess:

    1) The validity of conservation of charge in all reactions.
    2) The initial conditions of the universe.

    The first is testable, but the second probably isn't, so I don't think I can even guess.
     
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Have something to add?



Similar Discussions: Total electric charge
  1. Electric Charges (Replies: 7)

Loading...