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# In above shown figure, two positive point charges +Q are kept, P is the midpoint of line segment joining the charges. If at P , the magnitude of the electric field is E due to only one +Q charge then calculate the net electric field at point P.

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0
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E4
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E2
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2E
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4E
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Solution

## The correct option is C 0The electric field at P due to charge Q at the left is directed towards the charge and due to charge Q at right also directed towards the charge. So field at P due to both charges are equal and opposite direction. Thus, net field will be zero.

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