Voltage ( = Electric Potential )


 Loreen Gilbert
 1 years ago
 Views:
Transcription
1 V1 Voltage ( = Electic Potential ) An electic chage altes the space aound it. Thoughout the space aound evey chage is a vecto thing called the electic field. Also filling the space aound evey chage is a scala thing, called the o the electic potential. Electic fields and s ae two diffeent ways to descibe the same thing. (Note on teminology: The text book uses the tem "electic potential", but it is easy to confuse this with "potential enegy", which is something diffeent. So I will use the tem "" instead.) Qualitative desciption of The at a point in empty space is a numbe (not a vecto) measued in units called volts (V is the abbeviation fo volts). Nea a positive chage, the is high. a fom a positive chage, the is low. Voltage is a kind of "electical height". Voltage is to chage like height is to mass. It takes a lot of enegy to place a mass at a geat height. Likewise, it takes a lot of enegy to place a positive chage at a place whee thee is high. lowe hee highe hee The electic field is elated to the in this way: Electic field is the ate of change of with distance. Efield is measued in units of N/C, which tun out to be the same as volts pe mete (V/m). Efields points fom high to low. Whee thee is a big E field, the is vaying apidly with distance. high Efield low V Mathematically, we wite this as E = o V = E x x (This equation assumes that the Efield is along the xaxis and that E = constant) The technical definition of involves wok and potential enegy, so we eview these fist.
2 V2 Review of Wok and PE Definition of wok done by a foce: conside an object pulled o pushed by a foce. While the foce is applied, the object moves along some axis (xaxis, say) though a displacement of magnitude. x i θ x f Notice that the diection of displacement is not the same as the diection of the foce, in geneal. Wok done by a foce = W x x = cos θ x = = component of foce along the diection of displacement Wok is not a vecto, but it does have a sign (+) o (). Wok is positive, negative, o zeo, depending on the angle between the foce and the displacement. θ θ < 90, W positive θ = 90, W = 0 θ θ > 90, W negative Definition of Potential Enegy PE: The change in potential enegy PE of a system is equal to the wok done by an extenal agent (assuming no fiction and no change in kinetic enegy) PE = W ext This is best undestood with an example: A book of mass v f = 0 oces on book: case, the wok done by the hand is W ext = foce distance m = +mgh. The change in the potential enegy of the book is v i = 0 m is lifted upwad a height h by an "extenal agent" (a hand which exets a foce extenal to the field). In this h g ext gav = mg PE = W ext = +mgh. The wok done by the extenal agent went into the inceased
3 V3 gavitational potential enegy of the book. (The initial and final velocities ae zeo, so thee was no incease in kinetic enegy.) Quantitative desciption of We define electostatic potential enegy in the same way as we defined gavitational potential enegy, with the elation PE = W ext. Conside two paallel metal plates (a capacito) with equal and opposite chages on the plates which ceate a unifom electic field between the plates. The field will push a chage +q down towad the negative plate with a constant foce of magnitude = q E. (The situation is much like a mass in a gavitational field, but thee is no gavity in this example.) Now imagine gabbing the chage with tweezes (an extenal agent) and lifting the chage +q a distance y against the electic field towad the positive plate. By definition, the change in electostatic potential enegy of the chage is PE = W ext = foce distance PE = + q E y This fomula assumes that the Efield is in the y diection. But don't ty to get the signs fom the equations it's too easy to get confused. Get the sign of PE by asking whethe the wok done by the extenal agent is positive o negative and apply PE = W ext. E +q = q E ( f ) ( i ) distance y hi PE lo PE Now we ae eady fo the definition of diffeence between two points in space. Notice that the incease in PE of the chage q is popotional to q, so the atio PE/q = E y is on q independent of q. Recall that electic field is defined as the foce pe chage : E. q Similaly, we define the diffeence V as the change in PE pe chage:
4 V4 PE of q V, o PE = q V q We showed above that PE = + q E y, so V PE q E y = = = E y. Again, this q q fomula assumes that the Efield is along the y diection, but don't ty to get the signs fom the equations it's too easy to get confused. Instead, just emembe that the Efield always points fom high to low : V = E x (if Efield = constant and is along the xaxis) high Efield low To say that "the at a point in space is V" means this: if a test chage q is placed at that point, the potential enegy of the chage q (which is the same as the wok equied to place the chage thee) is PE = q V. If the chage is moved fom one place to anothe, the change in PE is PE = q V. Only changes in PE and changes in V ae physically meaningful. We ae fee set the zeo of PE and V anywhee we like. enegy joule Units of = [V] = = = volt (V). 1 V = 1 J/C chage coulomb Voltage nea a point chage (This is had to compute, since E constant. Need calculus. See appendix fo math details.) V =? Answe: V( at ) = kq Notice that this fomula gives V = 0 at =. When dealing with point chages, we always set the zeo of at =.
5 V5 What does a gaph of vs. position look like? V V nea (+) chage is lage and positive. Q V nea ( ) chage is lage and negative. If we have seveal chages Q 1, Q 2, Q 3,, the at a point nea the chages is V V tot = V 1 + V 2 + V 3 + (fom PE tot = W tot = W 1 + W 2 + ) Voltages add like numbes, not like vectos. What good is? Much easie to wok with V's (scalas) than with E's (vectos). Easy way to compute PE. Voltage example: Two identical positive chages ae some distance d apat. What is the at point x midway between the chages? What is the Efield midway between the chages? How much wok is equied to place a chage +q at x? V tot = V 1 + V 2 = kq kq 2kQ 2kQ 4kQ Vtot = V1 + V2 = + = + = d/2 d/2 d d d ( ) ( ) The Efield is zeo between the chages (Since E = E + E tot 1 2 V =? E =? = 0. Daw a pictue to see this!) x d
6 V6 The wok equied to bing a test chage +q fom fa away to the point x is positive, since it is had to put a (+) chage nea two othe (+) chages. You have to push to get the +q in place. The wok done is W ext = PE = +q V, whee V = Vfinal Vinitial = V(at x) V(at ) = W ext = 4kqQ d Units of electonvolts (ev) 0 4kQ d The SI units of enegy is the joule (J). 1 joule = 1 newton mete Anothe, nonsi unit of enegy is the electonvolt (ev), often used by chemists. The ev is a vey convenient unit of enegy to use when woking with the enegies of electons o potons. om the elation PE = q V, we see that enegy has the units of chage. If the chage q = 1 e = chage of the electon and V = 1 volt, then PE = q V = 1 e 1V = a unit of enegy called an "ev". Notice that the name "ev" eminds you what the unit is: it's an "e" times a "V" = 1 e 1 volt. How many joules in an ev? 1 ev = 1 e 1V = ( C)(1 V) = J 1 ev = J If q = e (o a multiple of e), it is easie to use units of ev instead of joules when computing (wok done) = (change in PE). Example of use of ev. A poton, stating at est, "falls" fom the positive plate to the negative plate on a capacito. The diffeence between the plates is V = 1000 V. What is the final KE of the poton (just befoe it hits the negative plate)? As the poton falls, it loses PE and gains KE. E q = +e V = 1000 V KE = PE = q V = 1e 1000 V = 1000 ev V = 0 V
7 V7 "Equipotential Lines" = constant lines o a constant Efield, we showed befoe that V = E x, but this is only tue if the Efield is paallel (o antipaallel) to the displacement. If we move in a diection pependicula to the Efield, the does not change: if E, then V = 0. Why? Recall the definition PE W qe q q q q of q ext V = = = = Ex x, whee E = E x is the component of the Efield along the movement, which we call the xdiection. If the signs confuse you, emembe "the hi people look down thei electic field noses at the low people". Anyway V = E. Only the component of the Efield along the displacement involves x nonzeo wok and poduces a change in. Equipotential (constant ) lines ae always at ight angles to the electic field. E equipotential lines
Voltage ( = Electric Potential )
V1 of 9 Voltage ( = lectic Potential ) An electic chage altes the space aound it. Thoughout the space aound evey chage is a vecto thing called the electic field. Also filling the space aound evey chage
More informationThe Electric Potential, Electric Potential Energy and Energy Conservation. V = U/q 0. V = U/q 0 = W/q 0 1V [Volt] =1 Nm/C
Geneal Physics  PH Winte 6 Bjoen Seipel The Electic Potential, Electic Potential Enegy and Enegy Consevation Electic Potential Enegy U is the enegy of a chaged object in an extenal electic field (Unit
More informationThe force between electric charges. Comparing gravity and the interaction between charges. Coulomb s Law. Forces between two charges
The foce between electic chages Coulomb s Law Two chaged objects, of chage q and Q, sepaated by a distance, exet a foce on one anothe. The magnitude of this foce is given by: kqq Coulomb s Law: F whee
More informationChapter 26  Electric Field. A PowerPoint Presentation by Paul E. Tippens, Professor of Physics Southern Polytechnic State University
Chapte 6 lectic Field A PowePoint Pesentation by Paul. Tippens, Pofesso of Physics Southen Polytechnic State Univesity 7 Objectives: Afte finishing this unit you should be able to: Define the electic field
More informationIntroduction to Electric Potential
Univesiti Teknologi MARA Fakulti Sains Gunaan Intoduction to Electic Potential : A Physical Science Activity Name: HP: Lab # 3: The goal of today s activity is fo you to exploe and descibe the electic
More informationPhysics 202, Lecture 4. Gauss s Law: Review
Physics 202, Lectue 4 Today s Topics Review: Gauss s Law Electic Potential (Ch. 25Pat I) Electic Potential Enegy and Electic Potential Electic Potential and Electic Field Next Tuesday: Electic Potential
More informationSamples of conceptual and analytical/numerical questions from chap 21, C&J, 7E
CHAPTER 1 Magnetism CONCEPTUAL QUESTIONS Cutnell & Johnson 7E 3. ssm A chaged paticle, passing though a cetain egion of space, has a velocity whose magnitude and diection emain constant, (a) If it is known
More informationmv2. Equating the two gives 4! 2. The angular velocity is the angle swept per GM (2! )2 4! 2 " 2 = GM . Combining the results we get !
Chapte. he net foce on the satellite is F = G Mm and this plays the ole of the centipetal foce on the satellite i.e. mv mv. Equating the two gives = G Mm i.e. v = G M. Fo cicula motion we have that v =!
More informationRevision Guide for Chapter 11
Revision Guide fo Chapte 11 Contents Student s Checklist Revision Notes Momentum... 4 Newton's laws of motion... 4 Gavitational field... 5 Gavitational potential... 6 Motion in a cicle... 7 Summay Diagams
More informationSolution Derivations for Capa #8
Solution Deivations fo Capa #8 1) A ass spectoete applies a voltage of 2.00 kv to acceleate a singly chaged ion (+e). A 0.400 T field then bends the ion into a cicula path of adius 0.305. What is the ass
More informationSo we ll start with Angular Measure. Consider a particle moving in a circular path. (p. 220, Figure 7.1)
Lectue 17 Cicula Motion (Chapte 7) Angula Measue Angula Speed and Velocity Angula Acceleation We ve aleady dealt with cicula motion somewhat. Recall we leaned about centipetal acceleation: when you swing
More informationMagnetism: a new force!
1 Magnetism: a new foce! o fa, we'e leaned about two foces: gaity and the electic field foce. F E = E, FE = E Definition of Efield kq Efields ae ceated by chages: E = 2 Efield exets a foce on othe
More informationEpisode 401: Newton s law of universal gravitation
Episode 401: Newton s law of univesal gavitation This episode intoduces Newton s law of univesal gavitation fo point masses, and fo spheical masses, and gets students pactising calculations of the foce
More information12. Rolling, Torque, and Angular Momentum
12. olling, Toque, and Angula Momentum 1 olling Motion: A motion that is a combination of otational and tanslational motion, e.g. a wheel olling down the oad. Will only conside olling with out slipping.
More informationChapter 13 Gravitation. Problems: 1, 4, 5, 7, 18, 19, 25, 29, 31, 33, 43
Chapte 13 Gavitation Poblems: 1, 4, 5, 7, 18, 19, 5, 9, 31, 33, 43 Evey object in the univese attacts evey othe object. This is called gavitation. We e use to dealing with falling bodies nea the Eath.
More informationPhysics 235 Chapter 5. Chapter 5 Gravitation
Chapte 5 Gavitation In this Chapte we will eview the popeties of the gavitational foce. The gavitational foce has been discussed in geat detail in you intoductoy physics couses, and we will pimaily focus
More informationCharges, Coulomb s Law, and Electric Fields
Q&E 1 Chages, Coulomb s Law, and Electic ields Some expeimental facts: Expeimental fact 1: Electic chage comes in two types, which we call (+) and ( ). An atom consists of a heavy (+) chaged nucleus suounded
More informationChapter 22. Outside a uniformly charged sphere, the field looks like that of a point charge at the center of the sphere.
Chapte.3 What is the magnitude of a point chage whose electic field 5 cm away has the magnitude of.n/c. E E 5.56 1 11 C.5 An atom of plutonium39 has a nuclea adius of 6.64 fm and atomic numbe Z94. Assuming
More informationExam I. Spring 2004 Serway & Jewett, Chapters 15. Fill in the bubble for the correct answer on the answer sheet. next to the number.
Agin/Meye PART I: QUALITATIVE Exam I Sping 2004 Seway & Jewett, Chaptes 15 Assigned Seat Numbe Fill in the bubble fo the coect answe on the answe sheet. next to the numbe. NO PARTIAL CREDIT: SUBMIT ONE
More informationGravitation. AP Physics C
Gavitation AP Physics C Newton s Law of Gavitation What causes YOU to be pulled down? THE EARTH.o moe specifically the EARTH S MASS. Anything that has MASS has a gavitational pull towads it. F α Mm g What
More information2 r2 θ = r2 t. (3.59) The equal area law is the statement that the term in parentheses,
3.4. KEPLER S LAWS 145 3.4 Keple s laws You ae familia with the idea that one can solve some mechanics poblems using only consevation of enegy and (linea) momentum. Thus, some of what we see as objects
More informationFXA 2008. Candidates should be able to : Describe how a mass creates a gravitational field in the space around it.
Candidates should be able to : Descibe how a mass ceates a gavitational field in the space aound it. Define gavitational field stength as foce pe unit mass. Define and use the peiod of an object descibing
More informationVector Calculus: Are you ready? Vectors in 2D and 3D Space: Review
Vecto Calculus: Ae you eady? Vectos in D and 3D Space: Review Pupose: Make cetain that you can define, and use in context, vecto tems, concepts and fomulas listed below: Section 7.7. find the vecto defined
More information2  ELECTROSTATIC POTENTIAL AND CAPACITANCE Page 1
 ELECTROSTATIC POTENTIAL AND CAPACITANCE Page. Line Integal of Electic Field If a unit positive chage is displaced by `given by dw E. dl dl in an electic field of intensity E, wok done is Line integation
More informationForces & Magnetic Dipoles. r r τ = μ B r
Foces & Magnetic Dipoles x θ F θ F. = AI τ = U = Fist electic moto invented by Faaday, 1821 Wie with cuent flow (in cup of Hg) otates aound a a magnet Faaday s moto Wie with cuent otates aound a Pemanent
More information1240 ev nm 2.5 ev. (4) r 2 or mv 2 = ke2
Chapte 5 Example The helium atom has 2 electonic enegy levels: E 3p = 23.1 ev and E 2s = 20.6 ev whee the gound state is E = 0. If an electon makes a tansition fom 3p to 2s, what is the wavelength of the
More information81 Newton s Law of Universal Gravitation
81 Newton s Law of Univesal Gavitation One of the most famous stoies of all time is the stoy of Isaac Newton sitting unde an apple tee and being hit on the head by a falling apple. It was this event,
More informationXIIth PHYSICS (C2, G2, C, G) Solution
XIIth PHYSICS (C, G, C, G) 6 Solution. A 5 W, 0 V bulb and a 00 W, 0 V bulb ae connected in paallel acoss a 0 V line nly 00 watt bulb will fuse nly 5 watt bulb will fuse Both bulbs will fuse None of
More informationGeneral Physics (PHY 2130)
Geneal Physics (PHY 130) Lectue 11 Rotational kinematics and unifom cicula motion Angula displacement Angula speed and acceleation http://www.physics.wayne.edu/~apetov/phy130/ Lightning Review Last lectue:
More informationChapter 19: Electric Charges, Forces, and Fields ( ) ( 6 )( 6
Chapte 9 lectic Chages, Foces, an Fiels 6 9. One in a million (0 ) ogen molecules in a containe has lost an electon. We assume that the lost electons have been emove fom the gas altogethe. Fin the numbe
More informationMagnetic Field and Magnetic Forces. Young and Freedman Chapter 27
Magnetic Field and Magnetic Foces Young and Feedman Chapte 27 Intoduction Reiew  electic fields 1) A chage (o collection of chages) poduces an electic field in the space aound it. 2) The electic field
More informationDisplacement, Velocity And Acceleration
Displacement, Velocity And Acceleation Vectos and Scalas Position Vectos Displacement Speed and Velocity Acceleation Complete Motion Diagams Outline Scala vs. Vecto Scalas vs. vectos Scala : a eal numbe,
More informationLearning Objectives. Decreasing size. ~10 3 m. ~10 6 m. ~10 10 m 1/22/2013. Describe ionic, covalent, and metallic, hydrogen, and van der Waals bonds.
Lectue #0 Chapte Atomic Bonding Leaning Objectives Descibe ionic, covalent, and metallic, hydogen, and van de Waals bonds. Which mateials exhibit each of these bonding types? What is coulombic foce of
More informationProblem Set 6: Solutions
UNIVESITY OF ALABAMA Depatment of Physics and Astonomy PH 164 / LeClai Fall 28 Poblem Set 6: Solutions 1. Seway 29.55 Potons having a kinetic enegy of 5. MeV ae moving in the positive x diection and ente
More informationGauss Law. Physics 231 Lecture 21
Gauss Law Physics 31 Lectue 1 lectic Field Lines The numbe of field lines, also known as lines of foce, ae elated to stength of the electic field Moe appopiately it is the numbe of field lines cossing
More informationThe Role of Gravity in Orbital Motion
! The Role of Gavity in Obital Motion Pat of: Inquiy Science with Datmouth Developed by: Chistophe Caoll, Depatment of Physics & Astonomy, Datmouth College Adapted fom: How Gavity Affects Obits (Ohio State
More informationPY1052 Problem Set 8 Autumn 2004 Solutions
PY052 Poblem Set 8 Autumn 2004 Solutions H h () A solid ball stats fom est at the uppe end of the tack shown and olls without slipping until it olls off the ighthand end. If H 6.0 m and h 2.0 m, what
More information2008 QuarterFinal Exam Solutions
2008 Quatefinal Exam  Solutions 1 2008 QuateFinal Exam Solutions 1 A chaged paticle with chage q and mass m stats with an initial kinetic enegy K at the middle of a unifomly chaged spheical egion of
More informationA r. (Can you see that this just gives the formula we had above?)
241 (SJP, Phys 1120) lectic flux, and Gauss' law Finding the lectic field due to a bunch of chages is KY! Once you know, you know the foce on any chage you put down  you can pedict (o contol) motion
More informationHour Exam No.1. p 1 v. p = e 0 + v^b. Note that the probe is moving in the direction of the unit vector ^b so the velocity vector is just ~v = v^b and
Hou Exam No. Please attempt all of the following poblems befoe the due date. All poblems count the same even though some ae moe complex than othes. Assume that c units ae used thoughout. Poblem A photon
More informationPhysics 107 HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT #14
Physics 107 HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT #14 Cutnell & Johnson, 7 th edition Chapte 17: Poblem 44, 60 Chapte 18: Poblems 14, 18, 8 **44 A tube, open at only one end, is cut into two shote (nonequal) lengths. The
More informationPY1052 Problem Set 3 Autumn 2004 Solutions
PY1052 Poblem Set 3 Autumn 2004 Solutions C F = 8 N F = 25 N 1 2 A A (1) A foce F 1 = 8 N is exeted hoizontally on block A, which has a mass of 4.5 kg. The coefficient of static fiction between A and the
More informationLab #7: Energy Conservation
Lab #7: Enegy Consevation Photo by Kallin http://www.bungeezone.com/pics/kallin.shtml Reading Assignment: Chapte 7 Sections 1,, 3, 5, 6 Chapte 8 Sections 14 Intoduction: Pehaps one of the most unusual
More informationExam 3: Equation Summary
MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY Depatment of Physics Physics 8.1 TEAL Fall Tem 4 Momentum: p = mv, F t = p, Fext ave t= t f t= Exam 3: Equation Summay total = Impulse: I F( t ) = p Toque: τ = S S,P
More informationExperiment 6: Centripetal Force
Name Section Date Intoduction Expeiment 6: Centipetal oce This expeiment is concened with the foce necessay to keep an object moving in a constant cicula path. Accoding to Newton s fist law of motion thee
More informationPhysics 111 Fall 2007 Electrostatic Forces and the Electric Field  Solutions
Physics 111 Fall 007 Electostatic Foces an the Electic Fiel  Solutions 1. Two point chages, 5 µc an 8 µc ae 1. m apat. Whee shoul a thi chage, equal to 5 µc, be place to make the electic fiel at the
More informationA) 2 B) 2 C) 2 2 D) 4 E) 8
Page 1 of 8 CTGavity1. m M Two spheical masses m and M ae a distance apat. The distance between thei centes is halved (deceased by a facto of 2). What happens to the magnitude of the foce of gavity between
More informationMon., 3/9 Tues., 3/10 Wed., 3/11 Thurs., 3/12 Fri., 3/ 13. RE19 HW19:RQ.42, 49, 52; P.61, 66, 69 RE20, Exp new RE ,34 Magnetic Force
Mon., 3/9 Tues., 3/10 Wed., 3/11 Thus., 3/12 Fi., 3/ 13 Mon., 3/16 Tues., 3/17 Wed., 3/18 Thus., 3/19 Fi., 3/20 20.1,34 Magnetic Foce 20.2,5 Cuent and Motional Emf Quiz Ch 19, Lab 8 Cycloton & Electon
More informationChapter 30: Magnetic Fields Due to Currents
d Chapte 3: Magnetic Field Due to Cuent A moving electic chage ceate a magnetic field. One of the moe pactical way of geneating a lage magnetic field (.11 T) i to ue a lage cuent flowing though a wie.
More informationUNIT CIRCLE TRIGONOMETRY
UNIT CIRCLE TRIGONOMETRY The Unit Cicle is the cicle centeed at the oigin with adius unit (hence, the unit cicle. The equation of this cicle is + =. A diagam of the unit cicle is shown below: + =   
More informationIn this section we shall look at the motion of a projectile MOTION IN FIELDS 9.1 PROJECTILE MOTION PROJECTILE MOTION
MOTION IN FIELDS MOTION IN FIELDS 9 9. Pojectile motion 9. Gavitational field, potential and enegy 9.3 Electic field, potential and enegy 9. PROJECTILE MOTION 9.. State the independence of the vetical
More informationCopyright 2008 Pearson Education, Inc., publishing as Pearson AddisonWesley.
Chapte 5. Foce and Motion In this chapte we study causes of motion: Why does the windsufe blast acoss the wate in the way he does? The combined foces of the wind, wate, and gavity acceleate him accoding
More informationMultiple choice questions [60 points]
1 Multiple choice questions [60 points] Answe all o the ollowing questions. Read each question caeully. Fill the coect bubble on you scanton sheet. Each question has exactly one coect answe. All questions
More informationProblems on Force Exerted by a Magnetic Fields from Ch 26 T&M
Poblems on oce Exeted by a Magnetic ields fom Ch 6 TM Poblem 6.7 A cuentcaying wie is bent into a semicicula loop of adius that lies in the xy plane. Thee is a unifom magnetic field B Bk pependicula to
More informationCh. 8 Universal Gravitation. Part 1: Kepler s Laws. Johannes Kepler. Tycho Brahe. Brahe. Objectives: Section 8.1 Motion in the Heavens and on Earth
Ch. 8 Univesal Gavitation Pat 1: Keple s Laws Objectives: Section 8.1 Motion in the Heavens and on Eath Objectives Relate Keple s laws of planetay motion to Newton s law of univesal gavitation. Calculate
More informationAP Physics Electromagnetic Wrap Up
AP Physics Electomagnetic Wap Up Hee ae the gloious equations fo this wondeful section. F qsin This is the equation fo the magnetic foce acting on a moing chaged paticle in a magnetic field. The angle
More informationDeflection of Electrons by Electric and Magnetic Fields
Physics 233 Expeiment 42 Deflection of Electons by Electic and Magnetic Fields Refeences Loain, P. and D.R. Coson, Electomagnetism, Pinciples and Applications, 2nd ed., W.H. Feeman, 199. Intoduction An
More informationChapter F. Magnetism. Blinn College  Physics Terry Honan
Chapte F Magnetism Blinn College  Physics 46  Tey Honan F.  Magnetic Dipoles and Magnetic Fields Electomagnetic Duality Thee ae two types of "magnetic chage" o poles, Noth poles N and South poles S.
More information(a) The centripetal acceleration of a point on the equator of the Earth is given by v2. The velocity of the earth can be found by taking the ratio of
Homewok VI Ch. 7  Poblems 15, 19, 22, 25, 35, 43, 51. Poblem 15 (a) The centipetal acceleation of a point on the equato of the Eath is given by v2. The velocity of the eath can be found by taking the
More informationF G r. Don't confuse G with g: "Big G" and "little g" are totally different things.
G1 Gavity Newton's Univesal Law of Gavitation (fist stated by Newton): any two masses m 1 and m exet an attactive gavitational foce on each othe accoding to m m G 1 This applies to all masses, not just
More informationF = kq 1q 2 r 2. F 13 = k( q)(2q) 2a 2 cosθˆx + sinθŷ F 14 = k( 2q)(2q) F 12 = k(q)(2q) a 2. tanθ = a a
.1 What ae the hoizontal and vetical components of the esultant electostatic foce on the chage in the lowe left cone of the squae if q =1. 1 7 and a =5.cm? +q q a +q a q F = kq 1q F 1 = k(q)(q) a F 13
More informationSolutions to Homework Set #5 Phys2414 Fall 2005
Solution Set #5 1 Solutions to Homewok Set #5 Phys414 Fall 005 Note: The numbes in the boxes coespond to those that ae geneated by WebAssign. The numbes on you individual assignment will vay. Any calculated
More informationReview Module: Dot Product
MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY Depatment of Physics 801 Fall 2009 Review Module: Dot Poduct We shall intoduce a vecto opeation, called the dot poduct o scala poduct that takes any two vectos and
More informationESCAPE VELOCITY EXAMPLES
ESCAPE VELOCITY EXAMPLES 1. Escape velocity is the speed that an object needs to be taveling to beak fee of planet o moon's gavity and ente obit. Fo example, a spacecaft leaving the suface of Eath needs
More information14. Gravitation Universal Law of Gravitation (Newton):
14. Gavitation 1 Univesal Law of Gavitation (ewton): The attactive foce between two paticles: F = G m 1m 2 2 whee G = 6.67 10 11 m 2 / kg 2 is the univesal gavitational constant. F m 2 m 1 F Paticle #1
More informationrotation  Conservation of mechanical energy for rotation  Angular momentum  Conservation of angular momentum
Final Exam Duing class (13:55 pm) on 6/7, Mon Room: 41 FMH (classoom) Bing scientific calculatos No smat phone calculatos l ae allowed. Exam coves eveything leaned in this couse. Review session: Thusday
More informationCoordinate Systems L. M. Kalnins, March 2009
Coodinate Sstems L. M. Kalnins, Mach 2009 Pupose of a Coodinate Sstem The pupose of a coodinate sstem is to uniquel detemine the position of an object o data point in space. B space we ma liteall mean
More informationUNIT 21: ELECTRICAL AND GRAVITATIONAL POTENTIAL Approximate time two 100minute sessions
Name St.No.  Date(YY/MM/DD) / / Section Goup# UNIT 21: ELECTRICAL AND GRAVITATIONAL POTENTIAL Appoximate time two 100minute sessions OBJECTIVES I began to think of gavity extending to the ob of the moon,
More informationEconomics 326: Input Demands. Ethan Kaplan
Economics 326: Input Demands Ethan Kaplan Octobe 24, 202 Outline. Tems 2. Input Demands Tems Labo Poductivity: Output pe unit of labo. Y (K; L) L What is the labo poductivity of the US? Output is ouhgly
More informationSimple Harmonic Motion
Simple Hamonic Motion Intoduction Simple hamonic motion occus when the net foce acting on an object is popotional to the object s displacement fom an equilibium position. When the object is at an equilibium
More informationL19 Geomagnetic Field Part I
Intoduction to Geophysics L191 L19 Geomagnetic Field Pat I 1. Intoduction We now stat the last majo topic o this class which is magnetic ields and measuing the magnetic popeties o mateials. As a way o
More informationPHYSICS 111 HOMEWORK SOLUTION #5. March 3, 2013
PHYSICS 111 HOMEWORK SOLUTION #5 Mach 3, 2013 0.1 You 3.80kg physics book is placed next to you on the hoizontal seat of you ca. The coefficient of static fiction between the book and the seat is 0.650,
More informationPHYSICS 111 HOMEWORK SOLUTION #13. May 1, 2013
PHYSICS 111 HOMEWORK SOLUTION #13 May 1, 2013 0.1 In intoductoy physics laboatoies, a typical Cavendish balance fo measuing the gavitational constant G uses lead sphees with masses of 2.10 kg and 21.0
More informationGauss Law in dielectrics
Gauss Law in dielectics We fist deive the diffeential fom of Gauss s law in the pesence of a dielectic. Recall, the diffeential fom of Gauss Law is This law is always tue. E In the pesence of dielectics,
More information2.2. Trigonometric Ratios of Any Angle. Investigate Trigonometric Ratios for Angles Greater Than 90
. Tigonometic Ratios of An Angle Focus on... detemining the distance fom the oigin to a point (, ) on the teminal am of an angle detemining the value of sin, cos, o tan given an point (, ) on the teminal
More information7 Circular Motion. 71 Centripetal Acceleration and Force. Period, Frequency, and Speed. Vocabulary
7 Cicula Motion 71 Centipetal Acceleation and Foce Peiod, Fequency, and Speed Vocabulay Vocabulay Peiod: he time it takes fo one full otation o evolution of an object. Fequency: he numbe of otations o
More informationResources. Circular Motion: From Motor Racing to Satellites. Uniform Circular Motion. Sir Isaac Newton 3/24/10. Dr Jeff McCallum School of Physics
3/4/0 Resouces Cicula Motion: Fom Moto Racing to Satellites D Jeff McCallum School of Physics http://www.gapsystem.og/~histoy/mathematicians/ Newton.html http://www.fga.com http://www.clke.com/clipat
More informationTrigonometric Functions of Any Angle
Tigonomet Module T2 Tigonometic Functions of An Angle Copight This publication The Nothen Albeta Institute of Technolog 2002. All Rights Reseved. LAST REVISED Decembe, 2008 Tigonometic Functions of An
More informationMultiple choice questions [70 points]
Multiple choice questions [70 points] Answe all of the following questions. Read each question caefull. Fill the coect bubble on ou scanton sheet. Each question has exactl one coect answe. All questions
More informationFigure 2. So it is very likely that the Babylonians attributed 60 units to each side of the hexagon. Its resulting perimeter would then be 360!
1. What ae angles? Last time, we looked at how the Geeks intepeted measument of lengths. Howeve, as fascinated as they wee with geomety, thee was a shape that was much moe enticing than any othe : the
More informationNotes on Electric Fields of Continuous Charge Distributions
Notes on Electic Fields of Continuous Chage Distibutions Fo discete pointlike electic chages, the net electic field is a vecto sum of the fields due to individual chages. Fo a continuous chage distibution
More informationDetermining solar characteristics using planetary data
Detemining sola chaacteistics using planetay data Intoduction The Sun is a G type main sequence sta at the cente of the Sola System aound which the planets, including ou Eath, obit. In this inestigation
More informationYour Comments. during the last couple lectures its been getting really noisy and hard to hear, especially for the last couple rows.
You Comments lease explain the ight hand ule when thee ae two wies and ou ae ting to find the diection of the foce I am getting confused with all these ight hand ules So do ou have an ageold advice fo
More informationLesson 7 Gauss s Law and Electric Fields
Lesson 7 Gauss s Law and Electic Fields Lawence B. Rees 7. You may make a single copy of this document fo pesonal use without witten pemission. 7. Intoduction While it is impotant to gain a solid conceptual
More informationPhysics HSC Course Stage 6. Space. Part 1: Earth s gravitational field
Physics HSC Couse Stage 6 Space Pat 1: Eath s gavitational field Contents Intoduction... Weight... 4 The value of g... 7 Measuing g...8 Vaiations in g...11 Calculating g and W...13 You weight on othe
More informationEXPERIMENT 16 THE MAGNETIC MOMENT OF A BAR MAGNET AND THE HORIZONTAL COMPONENT OF THE EARTH S MAGNETIC FIELD
260 161. THEORY EXPERMENT 16 THE MAGNETC MOMENT OF A BAR MAGNET AND THE HORZONTAL COMPONENT OF THE EARTH S MAGNETC FELD The uose of this exeiment is to measue the magnetic moment μ of a ba magnet and
More information2. Orbital dynamics and tides
2. Obital dynamics and tides 2.1 The twobody poblem This efes to the mutual gavitational inteaction of two bodies. An exact mathematical solution is possible and staightfowad. In the case that one body
More informationPearson Physics Level 30 Unit VI Forces and Fields: Chapter 10 Solutions
Peason Physics Level 30 Unit VI Foces and Fields: hapte 10 Solutions Student Book page 518 oncept heck 1. It is easie fo ebonite to eove electons fo fu than fo silk.. Ebonite acquies a negative chage when
More information4a 4ab b 4 2 4 2 5 5 16 40 25. 5.6 10 6 (count number of places from first nonzero digit to
. Simplify: 0 4 ( 8) 0 64 ( 8) 0 ( 8) = (Ode of opeations fom left to ight: Paenthesis, Exponents, Multiplication, Division, Addition Subtaction). Simplify: (a 4) + (a ) (a+) = a 4 + a 0 a = a 7. Evaluate
More informationChapter 4. Electric Potential
Chapte 4 Electic Potential 4.1 Potential and Potential Enegy... 43 4.2 Electic Potential in a Unifom Field... 47 4.3 Electic Potential due to Point Chages... 48 4.3.1 Potential Enegy in a System of
More informationClassical Lifetime of a Bohr Atom
1 Poblem Classical Lifetime of a Boh Atom James D. Olsen and Kik T. McDonald Joseph Heny Laboatoies, Pinceton Univesity, Pinceton, NJ 85 (Mach 7, 5) In the Boh model of the hydogen atom s gound state,
More informationPhys 2101 Gabriela González. cos. sin. sin
1 Phys 101 Gabiela González a m t t ma ma m m T α φ ω φ sin cos α τ α φ τ sin m m α τ I We know all of that aleady!! 3 The figue shows the massive shield doo at a neuton test facility at Lawence Livemoe
More informationSpirotechnics! September 7, 2011. Amanda Zeringue, Michael Spannuth and Amanda Zeringue Dierential Geometry Project
Spiotechnics! Septembe 7, 2011 Amanda Zeingue, Michael Spannuth and Amanda Zeingue Dieential Geomety Poject 1 The Beginning The geneal consensus of ou goup began with one thought: Spiogaphs ae awesome.
More informationExperiment MF Magnetic Force
Expeiment MF Magnetic Foce Intoduction The magnetic foce on a cuentcaying conducto is basic to evey electic moto  tuning the hands of electic watches and clocks, tanspoting tape in Walkmans, stating
More informationMoment and couple. In 3D, because the determination of the distance can be tedious, a vector approach becomes advantageous. r r
Moment and couple In 3D, because the detemination of the distance can be tedious, a vecto appoach becomes advantageous. o k j i M k j i M o ) ( ) ( ) ( + + M o M + + + + M M + O A Moment about an abita
More informationAlgebra and Trig. I. A point is a location or position that has no size or dimension.
Algeba and Tig. I 4.1 Angles and Radian Measues A Point A A B Line AB AB A point is a location o position that has no size o dimension. A line extends indefinitely in both diections and contains an infinite
More informationTheory and measurement
Gavity: Theoy and measuement Reading: Today: p11  Theoy of gavity Use two of Newton s laws: 1) Univesal law of gavitation: ) Second law of motion: Gm1m F = F = mg We can combine them to obtain the gavitational
More informationA couple is a pair of forces, equal in magnitude, oppositely directed, and displaced by perpendicular distance, d. F A F B (= F A
5 Moment of a Couple Ref: Hibbele 4.6, edfod & Fowle: Statics 4.4 couple is a pai of foces, equal in magnitude, oppositely diected, and displaced by pependicula distance, d. d (=  ) Since the foces ae
More informationChapter 4. Gauss s Law
Chapte 4 Gauss s Law 4.1 lectic Flux...44. Gauss s Law...43 xample 4.1: Infinitely Long Rod of Unifom Chage Density...48 xample 4.: Infinite Plane of Chage...49 xample 4.3: Spheical Shell...41 xample
More informationSolutions for Physics 1301 Course Review (Problems 10 through 18)
Solutions fo Physics 1301 Couse Review (Poblems 10 though 18) 10) a) When the bicycle wheel comes into contact with the step, thee ae fou foces acting on it at that moment: its own weight, Mg ; the nomal
More information