Coulombs equation

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Coulombs equation

Postby JustinHorriat_4f » Sat Dec 07, 2019 11:23 pm

Can somebody explain Coulombs equation to me? What do the q1 and q2 stand for?

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Re: Coulombs equation

Postby Alfred Barrion 2H » Sat Dec 07, 2019 11:50 pm

q1 and q2 stand for the charges on the interacting objects.

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Re: Coulombs equation

Postby Isaac Wen » Fri Nov 06, 2020 1:05 am

Coulomb's equation essentially measures the electrostatic force between two charged particles. It's called the electrostatic force because the equation only works if the two particles are stationary. The greater the charges, the greater the electrostatic force. The greater the distance between the two particles, the smaller the electrostatic force.

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