Formula: Electric Potential and Potential Energy Electric charge

Formula: Electric Potential and Potential Energy
Potential Energy of a Charge in a Radial Electric Field

Potential energy

Potential energy of a test charge \(\class{red}{q}\) in an electric potential field generated by a source charge \(\class{red}{Q}\).

Electric potential

Electric potential at a distance from a charge \( \class{red}{Q} \) which generates this potential. The potential indicates the electric potential energy that a test charge gains or must dissipate when placed from an infinite distance to a distance \( r \) from the source charge.

Test charge

Test charge placed in the electric potential of a source charge.

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