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PEP112 – Spring 2008 Prof. Svetlana Malinovskaya 23 January 2008 The Electric Field of a Continuous Charge Distribution
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The Electric Field of a Continuous Charge Distribution Not practical to keep track of every electron. It is easier to consider a continuous matter and talk about charge density. Let’s consider an object of length L such as plastic rod or metal wire Q C L m λ =
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