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August 12, 2010 University Physics, Chapter 22 55 Gauss’s Law ! We can now formulate Gauss’s Law as ! Flux through a closed area equals the enclosed charge ! q is the total charge inside a closed surface We call this surface a Gaussian surface
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Unformatted text preview: • This surface could be our imaginary box • This surface could be any closed surface ! Usually we chose this closed surface to have symmetries related to the problem we are trying to study Thursday, September 2, 2010...
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