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63. To exploit the symmetry of the situation, we imagine a closed Gaussian surface in the shape of a cube, of edge length d , with the charge q situated at the inside center of the cube. The cube has six faces, and
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Unformatted text preview: we expect an equal amount of ux through each face. The total amount of ux is net = q/ , and we conclude that the ux through the square is one-sixth of that. Thus, = q/ 6 ....
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