SJDLecture21.pdf - Electric Charges Forces and Fields Physics 231 Lecture 1-1 Fall 2008 Electric Charges Electric charge is a basic property of matter

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Fall 2008 Lecture 1-1 Physics 231 Electric Charges, Forces, and Fields
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Fall 2008 Lecture 1-2 Physics 231 Electric Charges Electric charge is a basic property of matter Two basic charges Positive and Negative Each having an absolute value of 1.6 x 10 -19 Coulombs Experiments have shown that Like signed charges repel each other Unlike signed charges attract each other For an isolated system, the net charge of the system remains constant Charge Conservation
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