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2.4 Point Charge near a

which can be discussed easily is that of a point charge near a

held at a fixed potential V. The potential is the same as for the charged sphere, ...

2.4 Point Charge near a

**Conducting**Sphere at Fixed Potential Another problemwhich can be discussed easily is that of a point charge near a

**conducting**sphereheld at a fixed potential V. The potential is the same as for the charged sphere, ...

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2.5 An insulated, spherical,

field E0. If the sphere is cut into two hemispheres by a plane perpendicular to the

field, find the force required to prevent the hemispheres from separatin (a) if the ...

2.5 An insulated, spherical,

**conducting**shell of radius a is in a uniform electricfield E0. If the sphere is cut into two hemispheres by a plane perpendicular to the

field, find the force required to prevent the hemispheres from separatin (a) if the ...

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2.9 2.10 (a) An isolated

the (trivial) solution for the electrostatic potential everywhere in space. (b) Apply

the inversion theorem, choosing the center of inversion outside the

2.9 2.10 (a) An isolated

**conducting**sphere is raised to a potential V. Write downthe (trivial) solution for the electrostatic potential everywhere in space. (b) Apply

the inversion theorem, choosing the center of inversion outside the

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Introduction to Electrostatics | 1 |

BoundaryValue Problems in Electrostatics I | 26 |

References and suggested reading | 50 |

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