Question

Three point charges are arranged, as shown in the figure. What is the magnitude of the electric force on the point charge at the origin?
Notes: The 5 nC and -3 nC charges are separated by 0.1 m along the y axis. The 5 nC and 6 nC charges are separated by 0.3 m along the x axis. 

  • 1.65 x 10^-5 N/C
  • 2.25 x 10^-6 N/C
  • 1.38 x 10^-5 N/C
  • 1.62 x 10^-6 N/C
  • 4.50 x 10^-7 N/C
  • 1.05 x 10^-5 N/C
P (0, 0.200 m)
5.00 nC
0.300 m
+)
|0.100 m
6.00 nC
|-3.00 nC

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P (0, 0.200 m) 5.00 nC 0.300 m +) |0.100 m 6.00 nC |-3.00 nC

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