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Problem 25.6: Draw the electric potential vs. x graph
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Each animation shows a negative test charge moving under the influence of an electric potential (position is given in meters, time is given in seconds, and velocity is given in meters/second). Restart.
For each animation,
- Sketch a graph representing the electric potential versus x for the region shown in the animation.
- Sketch a graph representing the electric field versus x for the region shown in the animation.
Problem authored by Melissa Dancy.