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# An uncharged conductor A is brought near a positively charged conductor B. Then :

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the charge on B will increase, but the potential of B will not change
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the charge on B will not change, but the potential of B will decrease
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the charge on B will decrease, but the potential of B will not change
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the charge on B will not change, but the potential of B will increase
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Solution

## The correct option is B the charge on B will not change, but the potential of B will decreaseCharge will be induced on A, but total charge on A will remain zero. Negative charge of A will be more closer to B than positive charge on A. So potential of B will decrease.Hence A,C,D are wrong and B is correct

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