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7. To exploit the symmetry of the situation, we imagine a closed Gaussian surface in the
shape of a cube, of edge length
d
, with a proton of charge
19
1.6 10
C
q
−
=+
×
situated at
the inside center of the cube. The cube has six faces, and we expect an equal amount of
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Unformatted text preview: flux through each face. The total amount of flux is Φ net = q / ε , and we conclude that the flux through the square is onesixth of that. Thus, Φ = q /6 0 = 3.01 × 10 –9 N ⋅ m 2 /C....
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This note was uploaded on 01/25/2011 for the course PHYSICS 17029 taught by Professor Rebello,nobels during the Spring '10 term at Kansas State University.
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