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    A charge of 170 micro coulomb is at the center of a cube of edge 80.0 cm.
    a)Find the total flux through each face of the cube.
    b)Find the flux through the whole surface of the cube.
    c)What if ? Would your answers to part a or b change if the charge were not at the center? Explain.

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    The flux is the net charge inside divided by epsilon_0

    That is, Flux, f = q/epsilon_0

    = 170*10^-6/8.85*10^-12 = ...

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