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Working on Coulomb's Law lab, what is this symbol??

  1. Mar 6, 2016 #1
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    I just need to know what I am being asked for here, I don't recall seeing this symbol before. Is this net force???
     
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  3. Mar 6, 2016 #2

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    Looks like a capital theta, a letter in the Greek alphabet. No idea what it is supposed to represent, though.
     
  4. Mar 6, 2016 #3
    Here is the lab worksheet, I think it is the angle of the force being applied on this electron. I have plugged in numbers that I think are right, just trying to make sure I understood what they were asking for here. lab37.png
     
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