 17.1Q: If two points are at the same potential, does this mean that no net...
 17.2Q: If a negative charge is initially at rest in an electric field, wil...
 17.3Q: State clearly the difference (a) between electric potential and ele...
 17.5Q: Is there a point along the line joining two equal positive charges ...
 17.6Q: Can a particle ever move from a region of low electric potential to...
 17.8Q: If V = 0 at a point in space, must = 0? If = 0 at some point, must ...
 17.10Q: Draw in a few equipotential lines in Fig. 1632b and c.
 17.13P: (II) An alpha particle (which is a helium nucleus. Q =+2e, m = 6.64...
 17.14Q: When a battery is connected to a capacitor, why do the two plates a...
 17.15Q: We have seem that the capacitance C depends on the size and positio...
 17.16P: (II) A + 35 pC point charge is placed 46 cm from an identical + 35 ...
 17.17P: (II) Draw a conductor in the oblong shape of a football. This condu...
 17.18P: (II) (a) What is the electric potential 2.5 X 1015 m away from a p...
 17.19P: (II) Three point charges are arranged at the corners of a square of...
 17.23P: (II) How much work must be done to bring three electrons from a gre...
 17.25P: (Ill) How much voltage must be used to accelerate a proton (radius ...
 17.26P: (Ill) Two equal but opposite charges are separated by a distance d....
 17.27P: (Ill) In the Bohr model of the hydrogen atom, an electron orbits a ...
 17.28P: (I) An electron and a proton are 0.53 X 1010 m apart. What is thei...
 17.30P: (III) the dipole moment, considered as a vector points from the neg...
 17.47P: (I) A cardiac defibrillator is used to shock a heart that is beatin...
 17.54P: (Ill) Electrons are accelerated by 6.0 kV in a CRT The screen is 30...
 17.57GP: (II) There is an electric field near the Earth’s surface whose magn...
 17.65GP: An electron is accelerated horizontally from rest by a potential di...
 17.67GP: (II) To get an idea how big a farad is, suppose you want to make a ...
 17.1P: How much work does the electric field do in moving a ?7.7 ?C charge...
 17.71GP: In a photocell, ultraviolet (UV) light provides enough energy to so...
 17.3P: How much kinetic energy will an electron gain (in joules and eV) if...
 17.4P: An electron acquires 7.45 × 10?16 J of kinetic energy when it is ac...
 17.4Q: An electron is accelerated by a potential difference of, say, 0.10 ...
 17.5P: How strong is the electric field between two parallel plates 5.8 mm...
 17.6P: An electric field of 640 V/m is desired between two parallel plates...
 17.7P: The electric field between two parallel plates connected to a 45V ...
 17.7Q: Compare the kinetic energy gained by a proton (q = +e) to the energ...
 17.8P: What potential difference is needed to give a helium nucleus (Q = 2...
 17.9P: Two parallel plates, connected to a 200V power supply, are separat...
 17.9Q: Can two equipotential lines cross? Explain.
 17.10P: The work done by an external force to move a ?8.50?C charge from po...
 17.11P: What is the speed of an electron with kinetic energy (a)750eV, and...
 17.11Q: What can you say about the electric field in a region of space that...
 17.12Q: A satellite orbits the Earth along a gravitational equipotential li...
 17.12P: What is the speed of a proton whose kinetic energy is 3.2 keV?
 17.13Q: When dealing with practical devices, we often lake the ground (the ...
 17.14P: What is the electric potential 15.0 cm from a 4.00 ?C point charge?
 17.15P: A point charge Q creates an electric potential of + 125 V at a dist...
 17.20P: An electron starts from rest 32.5 cm from a fixed point charge with...
 17.21P: Two identical +9.5 ?C point charges are initially 3.5 cm from each ...
 17.22P: Two point charges, 3.0 ?C and ?2.0 ?C, are placed 5.0 cm apart on t...
 17.24P: Consider point a which is 72cm north of a ?3.8 ?C point charge, and...
 17.29P: Calculate the electric potential due to a dipole whose dipole momen...
 17.31P: The two plates of a capacitor hold +2500 ?C and ?2500 ?C of charge,...
 17.32P: A 9500pF capacitor holds plus and minus charges of 16.5 × 10?8 C. ...
 17.33P: The potential difference between two short sections of parallel wir...
 17.34P: How much charge flows from each terminal of a 12.0V battery when i...
 17.35P: A 0.20F capacitor is desired. What area must the plates have if th...
 17.36P: The charge on a capacitor increases by 18 ?C when the voltage acros...
 17.37P: An electric field of 8.50 × 105 V/m is desired between two parallel...
 17.38P: If a capacitor has opposite 5.2?C charges on the plates, and an ele...
 17.39P: How strong is the electric field between the plates of a 0.80?F ai...
 17.40P: A 7.7?F capacitor is charged by a 125V battery (Fig. 17–29a) and ...
 17.41P: A 2.50?F capacitor is charged to 857 V and a 6.80?F capacitor is ...
 17.42P: What is the capacitance of two square parallel plates 5.5 cm on a s...
 17.43P: What is the capacitance of a pair of circular plates with a radius ...
 17.44P: A 3500pF airgap capacitor is connected to a 22V battery. If a pi...
 17.45P: The electric field between the plates of a paperseparated (K = 3.7...
 17.46P: 650 V is applied to a 2200pF capacitor. How much energy is stored?
 17.48P: How much energy is stored by the electric field between two square ...
 17.49P: A homemade capacitor is assembled by placing two 9in. pie pans 5 c...
 17.50P: A parallelplate capacitor has fixed charges +Q and ?Q. The separat...
 17.51P: How does the energy stored in a capacitor change if (a) the potenti...
 17.52P: A 2.70?F capacitor is charged by a 12.0V battery. It is disconnec...
 17.53P: In a given CRT, electrons are accelerated horizontally by 7.0 kV. T...
 17.55GP: An electron starting from rest acquires 6.3 keV of KE in moving fro...
 17.56GP: A lightning flash transfers 4.0 C of charge and 4.2 MJ of energy to...
 17.58GP: In a television picture tube, electrons are accelerated by thousand...
 17.59GP: A huge 4.0F capacitor has enough stored energy to heat 2.5 kg of w...
 17.60GP: An uncharged capacitor is connected to a 24.0V battery until it is...
 17.61GP: Dry air will break down if the electric field exceeds 3.0 × 106 V/m...
 17.62GP: Three charges are at the corners of an equilateral triangle (side L...
 17.63GP: A 3.4 ?C and a ?12.6 ?C charge are placed 1.6 cm apart. At what poi...
 17.64GP: A 2600pF airgap capacitor is connected to a 9.0V battery. If a p...
 17.66GP: A capacitor of capacitance C1 carries a charge Q0. It is then conne...
 17.68GP: Near the surface of the Earth there is an electric field of about 1...
 17.69GP: The power supply for a pulsed nitrogen laser has a 0.050?F capacit...
 17.70GP: In lightning storms, the potential difference between the Earth and...
 17.72GP: A +33 ?C point charge is placed 36 cm from an identical +33 ?C char...
 17.73GP: A capacitor is made from two 1.1cmdiameter coins separated by a 0...
 17.74GP: A +4.5 ?C charge is 23 cm to the right of a ?8.2?C charge. At the m...
 17.75GP: A parallelplate capacitor with plate area 2.0 cm2 and airgap sepa...
 17.76GP: A 2.5?F capacitor is fully charged by a 6.0V battery. The battery...
 17.77GP: Two point charges are fixed 4.0 cm apart from each other. Their cha...
 17.78GP: Two charges are placed as shown in Fig. 17–35 with q1 = 1.5 ?C and ...
 17.2P: How much work does the electric field do in moving a proton from a ...
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