Quiz_2b - b The flux is larger when the charge is near the...

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Physics 241 –Quiz 2b – January 17, 2008 Two identical point charges are each placed inside a large sphere. One is at the center while the other is close to the surface. Which statement about the net electric flux through the surface of the sphere is true? a) The flux is larger when the charge is at the center.
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Unformatted text preview: b) The flux is larger when the charge is near the surface. c) The flux is the same (and not zero). d) Not enough information to tell. e) The flux is zero in both cases. +Q The flux only depends on the net charge enclosed, and since it is Q>0 for both, it is the same and not zero....
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This note was uploaded on 07/29/2008 for the course PHYS 241 taught by Professor Wei during the Spring '08 term at Purdue.

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