Matter & Interactions 2nd ed. Practice Problems
Aaron Titus | High Point University
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Two dipoles are oriented as shown below. One dipole is made of opposite charges of magnitude , and the other dipole is made of opposite charges of magnitude . Both dipoles have a separation . Derive an equation for the net electric field at the point shown if the distance is much larger than the charge separation . (i.e. )


Figure: Two dipoles.