A nonconducting, thin plane sheet of charge carries a uniform charge per unit area of 6.25 pC/m2 as in the figure below. Gaussian sur face E for0 Gaussian surface (a) Find the electric field at a distance of 9.12 cm from the plate. Your response differs from the correct answer by more than 10%. Double check your calculations (b) Explain whether your result changes as the distance from the sheet is varied.

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A nonconducting, thin plane sheet of charge carries a uniform charge per unit area of 6.25 pC/m2 as in the figure below.
Gaussian
sur face
E for0
Gaussian
surface
(a) Find the electric field at a distance of 9.12 cm from the plate.
Your response differs from the correct answer by more than 10%. Double check your calculations
(b) Explain whether your result changes as the distance from the sheet is varied.
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A nonconducting, thin plane sheet of charge carries a uniform charge per unit area of 6.25 pC/m2 as in the figure below. Gaussian sur face E for0 Gaussian surface (a) Find the electric field at a distance of 9.12 cm from the plate. Your response differs from the correct answer by more than 10%. Double check your calculations (b) Explain whether your result changes as the distance from the sheet is varied.

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