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A point charge, q1 = -4.00 nC, is at the point x= 0.60 m, y= 0.80 m. A second point charge, q2 = +6.00 nC, is at the point x= 0.60 m, y= 0 m.

Calculate the magnitude of the net electric field at the origin due to these two point charges.

Calculate the direction of the net electric field at the origin due to these two point charges.

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Find magnitude of electric field.

A point charge q1 = -4.00 nC , is at the point x = 0.60 m, y = 0.80 m. A second point charge, q2,= +6.00 nC, is at the point x = 0.60 m, y = 0 m.

Calculate the magnitude of the net electric field at the origin due to these two point charges.

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#### Solution Summary

The solution finds out the net elctric field of two point charges.

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