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Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
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Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305116399

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Chapter 24, Problem 24.9P
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The following charges are located inside a submarine: 5.00 μC, -9.00 μC, 27.0 μC, and -84.0 μC. (a) Calculate the net electric flux through the hull of the submarine, (b) Is the number of electric field lines leaving the submarine greater than, equal to. or less than the number entering it?

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Chapter 24 Solutions

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