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The figure below shows the electric field lines around a metal sphere that is immersed in a uniform electric field.

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Which of the following conclusions can you make from the electric field line drawing? Select ALL that apply.


The uniform electric field points from right to left in the figure.


There is a positive surface charge on the right hand side of the sphere.


The sphere has a net positive charge.


The sphere has a net negative charge.


The net charge on the sphere is zero.


There are charges on the surface of the metal sphere, but none inside the metal sphere.


The field lines are all perpendicular to the metal surface.

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