EM Wave Problem 9.8.2

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Description

A DC circuit with a capacitor is shown fully charged. On the right are four graphs representing the electric field and magnetic field at point P between the capacitor plates.

Question

Which graph correctly represents the electric field and magnetic field between the plates as a function of time?

Answer

Animation 3.

Reference

See Giancoli-PA: 22-2, Giancoli-SE: 27-1.

Credits

Physlet problem authored by Mario Belloni.

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