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The electric field strength from a very long charged wire is . What is the electric field strength from the wire?

The electric field strength at from the wire is .

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Step 1: Given information 

Electric field strength due to a charged wire at .

Step 2: Explanation

Electric field due to the wire at is

Electric field due to the long charged wire at is

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