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# The Electric Field Strength With Different Masses

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An object with a charge of -3.6 micro C and a mass of 0.012 kg experiences an upward electric force, due to a uniform electric field, equal in magnitude to its weight. (a) Find the direction and magnitude of the electric field. (b) If the electric charge on the object is doubled while its mass remains the same, find the direction and magnitude of its acceleration.

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Problem:
An object with a charge of -3.6 micro C and a mass of 0.012 kg experiences an upward electric force, due to a uniform electric field, equal in magnitude to its weight. (a) Find the direction and magnitude of the electric field. (b) If the electric charge on the object is doubled while its mass ...

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The following posting helps with electricity and magnetism problems. The solution is comprised of a step by step explanation of how to determine the strength and direction of the electric field when the electric charge doubles. Step by step calculations are given for each problem.

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