Coulomb Law

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Chapter 2
Coulomb’s Law
2.1 Electric Charge..................................................................................................... 2-3
2.2 Coulomb's Law .................................................................................................... 2-3
Animation 2.1: Van de Graaff Generator ............................................................... 2-4
2.3 Principle of Superposition.................................................................................... 2-5
Example 2.1: Three Charges .................................................................................... 2-5
2.4 Electric Field ........................................................................................................ 2-7
Animation 2.2: Electric Field of Point Charges ..................................................... 2-8
2.5 Electric Field Lines .............................................................................................. 2-9
2.6 Force on a Charged Particle in an Electric Field ............................................... 2-10
2.7 Electric Dipole ................................................................................................... 2-11
2.7.1 The Electric Field of a Dipole...................................................................... 2-12
Animation 2.3: Electric Dipole............................................................................. 2-13
2.8 Dipole in Electric Field ...................................................................................... 2-13
2.8.1 Potential Energy of an Electric Dipole ........................................................ 2-14
2.9 Charge Density................................................................................................... 2-16
2.9.1 Volume Charge…...

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