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A very long, uniformly charged cylinder has radius R and linear charge density λ. Find the cylinder's electric field strength outside the cylinder, r≥R . Give your answer as a multiple of λ/ ε 0

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Chelsea Hayes on November 10, 2018

This problem is about finding the electric field that is produced by the realization of a cylinder. The work of the equation that is used for this phenomenon is the Gauss ' Law as it is written below:Φ = 2EnrL = λL/e₀Simplifying the equation,E = λ/2ne₀r, where r≥ R

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