What is the Charge on the metal plate?

  • #1
A metal plate is connected by a conductor to a ground through a switch. The switch is initially closed. A charge of +Q is brought close to the plate without touching it, and then the switch is opened. After the switch is opened, the charge +Q is removed. What is the charge on the plate then?



Homework Equations





The Attempt at a Solution



This is all new to me, I have no clue.
 

Answers and Replies

Related Threads on What is the Charge on the metal plate?

  • Last Post
Replies
15
Views
6K
  • Last Post
Replies
3
Views
598
Replies
7
Views
572
Replies
7
Views
2K
  • Last Post
Replies
20
Views
2K
  • Last Post
Replies
5
Views
2K
  • Last Post
Replies
8
Views
6K
P
Replies
1
Views
440
Replies
1
Views
3K
Replies
1
Views
608
Top