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    Electric force between two uniformly charged solid hemispheres

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    A uniformly charged solid sphere with radius R with charged +Q is sliced into two half's along the X-Y plane. Find the force required to keep the two half's together.

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    Each hemisphere has charge Q/2.
    Centre of charge (where total charge can be accumulated a point charge) for each hemisphere will be same as CM for the hemispheres
    Distance of the centre of the charge for each hemisphere from the X-Y plane (plane ...

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    Solution to a problem of estimating force between two halves of a uniformly charged solid sphere.