# Use the Divergence Theorem to compute the net outward flux of the fieldF=<x,2y,-z> across the surface​ S, where S is the boundary of the tetrahedron in the first octant formed by the plane x+y+z=2

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Use the Divergence Theorem to compute the net outward flux of the field

F=<x,2y,-z> across the surface​ S, where S is the boundary of the tetrahedron in the first octant formed by the plane x+y+z=2

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Step 1

From the Divergence theorem, for a positively oriented boundary surface (outward Normal) of region E the flux is equal to triple integral of divF over the region E.

Step 2

Find the range of x,y and z as follows. Also observe that the plane is on the first quadrant.

Step 3

The divF can be calculated as fo...

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