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August 12, 2010 22 Electric Potential from Two Oppositely Charged Point Charges ! The electric field lines from two oppositely charge point charges are a little more complicated ! The electric field lines originate on the positive charge and terminate on the negative charge ! The equipotential lines are always perpendicular to the electric field lines
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Unformatted text preview: ! The red lines represent positive electric potential ! The blue lines represent negative electric potential ! Close to each charge, the equipotential lines resemble those from a point charge Thursday, September 16, 2010...
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This note was uploaded on 12/01/2011 for the course PHYS 241 taught by Professor Wei during the Fall '08 term at Purdue.

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