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g. What effect, if any, do the lipids have on the electric field in the membrane and the potential difference
across the membrane? Explain your reasoning. h. The lipids in the membrane have an effective dielectric constant of K = 3. Using the charge in part b,
calculate the capacitance, electric field, and potential difference. Are your results consistent with your
answers to parts fand g?

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