Concept: Electric Field Lines

  1. What are the relative magnitudes of the charges?
  2. What are the signs of the charges?
  3. In what regions of space is the electric field the strongest? weakest?

Adapted from Tipler Problem 18-5 and Figure 18.26.

Last updated Sept. 5, 1997.
Copyright George Watson, Univ. of Delaware, 1997.