Electric Fields


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Electric Fields
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Properties of Electric Charge Electric charge and electric forces play a major role in determining the behavior of the universe. The basic building blocks of matter, electrons and protons, have a property called electric charge. Electric charge is observed to have the following characteristics:
An electric charge has a polarity; that is, it is either positive or negative. Like charges repel each other, and opposite charges attract. The force between charges is proportional to the…
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Michael Browne: Schaum's Outline of Physics for Engineering and Science, Third Edition. Electric Fields, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2013), AccessEngineering Export