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What is the unit value of coulomb constant(k)?

  1. May 8, 2015 #1
    What is the unit value of coulomb constant(k)?

    I just want to know the CGS unit value of k.

    In my book it is said the CGS unit value of k is 1.

    By i dont know how it come.?
     
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  3. May 8, 2015 #2

    DrClaude

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  4. May 8, 2015 #3

    Dale

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    Your book is correct. It is 1 and is dimensionless.
     
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