Electrostatics Problem 9.1.8

Description

A drift tube is shown above (time is given in seconds). The green dots represent atomic clusters of charge 1.0 nC and the blue ones clusters of charge -2.0 nC. 

Question

 What is the total current to the right? Start

Answer

 2.8nA

Reference

See Giancoli-PA: 18-2 ,Giancoli-SE: 21-6.

Credits

Physlet problem authored by Scott Bonham.

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