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Q. 17

Physics for Scientists and Engineers: A Strategic Approach with Modern Physics
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The electric field strengthfrom the surface of adiameter metal ball is. What is the charge on the ball?

Charge on the ball is.

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Step 1: Formula for finding charge

Metal sphere has radius of.

Electric field at from surface is .

Electric field due to sphere of radiusand chargeat distance is

Step 2: Calculation for charge

Using equation,

Calculate chargeat metal sphere.

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