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Proton source: Speed of the protons, radius of the final path

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A proton source provides protons of various speeds. Protons of a particular speed follow the dotted line through the speed selector. The speed selector has an electric field of 3100 V/m and a magnetic field of 0.35T. The protons that the speed selector selects follow the dotted path.

a. The speed of the protons is: ____________________________________
b. The radius of the final path is: __________________________________

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Solution Summary

In four lines, the problems are answered. The speed of a proton and the radius of the final path are determined. The magnetic field of a function is given.