Physics equations/18-Electric charge and field/Q:findE/More practice

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What is the magnitude of the electric field at the origin if a 2.9 nC charge is placed at x = 5.9 m, and a 2.7 nC charge is placed at y = 9.2 m?

a) 8.02 x 10-1N/C
b) 9.26 x 10-1N/C
c) 1.07 x 100N/C
d) 1.23 x 100N/C
e) 1.43 x 100N/C

2

What angle does the electric field at the origin make with the x-axis if a 1.3 nC charge is placed at x = -9 m, and a 1.5 nC charge is placed at y = -5.2 m?

a) 4.15 x 101degrees
b) 4.8 x 101degrees
c) 5.54 x 101degrees
d) 6.4 x 101degrees
e) 7.39 x 101degrees

3

A dipole at the origin consists of charge Q placed at x = 0.5a, and charge of -Q placed at x = -0.5a. The absolute value of the x component of the electric field at (x,y) =( 4a, 3a) is βkQ/a2, where β equals

a) 4.1 x 10-3
b) 4.96 x 10-3
c) 6.01 x 10-3
d) 7.28 x 10-3
e) 8.82 x 10-3

4

A dipole at the origin consists of charge Q placed at x = 0.5a, and charge of -Q placed at x = -0.5a. The absolute value of the y component of the electric field at (x,y) =( 1.1a, 1.2a) is βkQ/a2, where β equals

a) 1.61 x 10-1
b) 1.95 x 10-1
c) 2.36 x 10-1
d) 2.86 x 10-1
e) 3.47 x 10-1