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    Electrostatics: Field due to solid metal sphere

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    A solid metal sphere with radius 0.460 m carries a net charge of 0.200 nC .

    Find the magnitude of the electric field at a point 0.106 m outside the surface of the sphere.

    Find the magnitude of the electric field at a point inside the sphere, 0.106 m below the surface.

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    Solution Summary

    Inside and outside of the sphere using Gauss law.

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