12.1.1 Electric Force between Two Point Charges

Count your blessings! Coulomb’s Law is like the twin of Newton’s Law of Gravitation. There are many overlaps/similarities between the topic of Gravitation and Electric Field.

Applets:

This whimsical applet animates how like and unlike charges interact with one another.

PhET Electric Field of Dreams: Click HERE

Supplementary Reading

Electric vs Gravitation: Click HERE

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