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    An infinitely long cylinder has a circular cross section. of radius a. It is filled with charge of constant volume density p_ch. Find E for all points both inside and outside the cylinder. Are your results consistent with (4-11)?

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    Let us consider as Gaussian surface a cylindrical surface of radius r and length L co-centric with the infinite cylinder. Electric field at every point on the Gaussian surface will be uniform and ...

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    The expert examines the Gauss' law of a cylinder. A step by step solution provided.