?

AP® Physics 1 & 2

Free Version

Upgrade subject to access all content

Easy

Force Direction on Two Charges

APPH12-YNGNZE

What are the directions of the net electrostatic force acting on the two charges in the image? The magnitude of the charges are equal.

A

Force on Charge #1: $\rightarrow $
Force on Charge #2: $\leftarrow$

B

Force on Charge #1: $\leftarrow $
Force on Charge #2: $\rightarrow$

C

Force on Charge #1: $\rightarrow $
Force on Charge #2: $\rightarrow$

D

Force on Charge #1: $\leftarrow$
Force on Charge #2: $\leftarrow$