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Unformatted text preview: (iii) Suppose the welldepth at point C is denoted by –ε . Two atoms had a net kinetic energy of +1.5 ε at point C. What is the minimum amount of work you need to do on the two atoms to separate them to infinity? (Given that the value of the potential at D is +0.6 ε ). (iv) At point E, what is the net kinetic energy of the two atoms from part (iii)? (v) Suppose the plot of the potential continues as depicted above for very large values of x i.e. the potential continues to decrease linearly with x as x → ∞ ! What is the nature of the force between the atoms when they are very far apart? C D E Quiz 3 DL Sec Name I certify by my signature that I will abide by the code grade (for office use only) of academic conduct of the University of California. Signature...
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This note was uploaded on 05/12/2010 for the course PHY 7 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at UC Davis.
 Spring '08
 Staff
 Energy, Potential Energy

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