PHY2061 R. D. Field Department of Physics chp28_8.doc University of Florida Electric Potential Energy For a system of point charges: The potential energy Uis the workrequired to assemble the final charge configuration starting from an inital condition of infinite separation. Two Particles: UKqqrqKqrqr== +1212211212so we see that UqViii=
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