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Electric Current Equilibrium : ~ E = 0 inside conductor. Mobile charge carriers undergo random motion. Nonequilibrium : ~ E 6 = 0 inside conductor. Mobile charge carriers undergo random motion and drift. Positive charge carriers drift from high toward low electric potential and negative charge
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Unformatted text preview: carriers from low toward high electric potential. Electric current : Net charge flowing through given cross-sectional area per unit time. I = dQ dt . SI unit: 1C/s = 1A (one Ampre) +-+-I V E tsl131 p.1/1...
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course PHYS 204 taught by Professor Andrevantonder during the Spring '07 term at Rhode Island.

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