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PHY2061 R. D. Field Department of Physics chp26_2.doc University of Florida Electric Field Lines +Q -Q Electric field line diverge from ( i.e. start ) on positive charge and end on negative charge . The direction of the line is the
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Unformatted text preview: direction of the electric field. The number of lines penetrating a unit area that is perpendicular to the line represents the strength of the electric field. +2Q +Q...
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