PHYS208 Fundamentals of Physics II

Hint for Ch. 22, 10P

Set the scale with the "characteristic" force of k q2 / a2 = 0.036 N. Then consider the three contributing forces scaled appropriately for relative charge and separation. Add vectorially!


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