PS12b
Homework 8
Due Oct. 28th, 2016
Homework Goals
1. Use the Biot-Savart Law to calculate and draw the magnetic field created by a current.
2. Use the Superposition Principle to find the net magnetic field everywhere in space for
multiple currents.
3. U

PS 12b
Homework 5 (due Oct. 7)
Fall 2016
Homework goals
After completing this homework you should be able to
Calculate the new capacitance when a dielectric is inserted into a capacitor.
Explain (with equations) why inserting a dielectric in a capacitor

PS 12b
Homework 4 (due Oct. 4 at 8 pm)
Fall 2016
Homework Goals
Find the electric potential V for multiple point charges.
~ = V
~ .
Find the electric field from the electric potential using E
R
~ d~r.
Find the electric potential from the electric field

PS 12b
Homework 3 (due Sept. 23)
Fall 2016
Homework goals
After completing this homework you should be able to
Calculate the electric field for a conductor.
Understand the kinematics of a charge subject to an electric force.
Determine the electric pote

PS 12b 2016
Homework 1
Due September 9 at 7 PM
If you dont know where to start, you should consider working some easier problems before trying to tackle
these. A strategy is working through the examples in the text book, then doing some of the easier prob