Learning Exercise

Charged Particles Web Assignment No. 1

Web assignment using an applet by Wolfgang Christian. A charged particle is fired into an external electric field, and the user is questioned about its resulting motion.
Course: Second semester, introductory physics.
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Exercise

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http://www.nhn.ou.edu/~walkup/demonstrations/WebAssignments/ChargedParticles001.htm

Topics

Charged particles, electrostatics, electric fields, projectile motion.

Learning Objectives

To understand how the electric field force effects a body's acceleration.