ch24-p080 - 5 V . 80. Since the electric potential is a...

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would be obtained from a complete (whole) sphere. If it were a whole sphere (of the same density) then its charge would be q whole = 8.00 µ C. Then V = 1 2 V whole = 1 2 q whole 4 πε o r = 1 2 8.00 x 10 -6 C 4 πε o (0.15 m) = 2.40 × 10
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Unformatted text preview: 5 V . 80. Since the electric potential is a scalar quantity, this calculation is far simpler than it would be for the electric field. We are able to simply take half the contribution that...
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