Direction of the Electric Field Between Point Charges

Direction of the Electric Field Between Point Charges


Two opposite point charges (positive charge on the left and negative charge on the right) are fixed in place 5m from each other. Which one of the following is the best description of the direction of the electric field E in between the two charges?

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One Response to “Direction of the Electric Field Between Point Charges”

  1. m September 29, 2012 at 2:19 pm #

    the question is not the same question i was emailed, but the answers are the same… thats why every one chose “b”. The critical ifo i.e. the orientation and polarity of the charges was omitted…. i guess most of us didn’t re-read the question on the website…