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Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
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Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
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Textbook Problem

Rank the electric potentials at the four points shown in Figure CQ16.13 from largest to smallest.

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Figure CQ16.13

To determine
The order of potential at various points.

Explanation

The potential at A is,

VA=keQd+ke(2Q)2d=keQd(1+2)=2.414keQd

  • ke is the Coulomb constant.

The potential at B is,

VB=ke(2Q)d+keQ2d=keQd(2+12)=2

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