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    Electric intensity due to an infinitely charged plane is charge density/2.permittivity and it is independent of distance .Explain.

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    Let ABCD be an infinitely positively charged plane. This can be imagined to be a combination of large number of line charges like L shown in the figure.
    The electric field due to this plane is along the ...

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    How the electric field intensity due to an infinite plane of charges is determined.