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! The unit of charge is the Coulomb, abbreviated C [named after Charles-Augustin de Coulomb (1736 - 1806)]. ! The Coulomb is defined in terms of the SI unit for electric current, the ampere, abbreviated A [named after Andre-Marie Ampere (1775 - 1836)].
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Unformatted text preview: ! The ampere is a basic SI unit like the meter, the second, and the kilogram. ! The unit of charge is defined as 13 1 C = 1 A s The Unit of Charge Thursday, August 26, 2010...
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