In Figure (a) particles 1 and 2 have charge 38.0 μC each and are held at separation distance d = 4.70 m.

(a) What is the magnitude of the electrostatic force on particle 1 due to particle 2? In Figure (b), particle 3 of charge 38.0 μC is positioned so as to complete an equilateral triangle.

(b) What is the magnitude of the net electrostatic force on particle 1 due to particles 2 and 3?



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1 d 3 .d 2. (b) (a)

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