Asked Jan 28, 2020

In the figure above, an electron is released at 2.85×106 m/s and at an angle of 45 degrees from the parallel-plate capacitor's positive side. If the electron lands at a distance of 4.05 cm away, what would be the strength of the electric field within the capacitor?

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It is given that

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The electron follows a projectile path with range x, given as

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Now, the acceleration, a is rela...

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