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Unformatted text preview: HW 2 Phys5406 S08 due 1/31/08
1) In class we studied the problem of a dielectric slab being pulled into the region between
two parallel conducting plates as long as there was overlap with the edges of the plate. Now
let the slab be between the plates with no overlap with either edge. Show that the force on
the slab is zero.
2) JDJ 4.13
3) JDJ 5.21 In part b) you don't have to do it the way JDJ says to, there is a simpler way
developed in the notes. 1 ...
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