What is the magnitude and direction of the electric field at the position indicated by the dot in the figure below? Give your answer in component form in the blanks below.
What is the x-component of the electric field at the indicated point?
The Attempt at a Solution
Electric field from 1 = [(8.99x10^9)(-10x10^-9)]/((0.03)^2) = -99888.8 Nc
Electric field from 2 = [(8.99x10^9)(10x10^-9)]/((0.05830951895)^2) =26441.17 Nc
Electric field from 3 = [(8.99x10^9)(-10x-5^-9)]/(0.05^2) = -17980 Nc
Total magnitude of the net electric field = sqrt((-99888.8)^2+(26441.17)^2+(-17980)^2) = 104881.8685 Nc
Now I am confused as to how to find my angle for the direction at the point in the picture. there are three different particles having an effect, if there where one id know how to find the correct angle to find the x component, but I am unsure how to get my angle here
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