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How is linear charge density related to surface charge density and volume charge density?

How is linear charge density related to surface charge density and volume charge density?

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SAGAR SINGH - IIT DELHI
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11 years ago

Dear student,

Linear Charge Density(l)

Let a charge q be uniformly distributed along a length l, then the linear

linear charge density

SI unit of linear charge is C/m.

Surface Charge Density

Suppose a charge q is uniformly distributed over a surface of area A.

Then the surface density s defined as the charge per unit area.

surface density

SI unit of s is C/m2.

 

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