The Electric Potential
In this module, we develop the concept of electrical potential (Voltage) and how it can be used to understand a wide range of electrostatic phenomena.
- Electric Field Notes
- Work and the Electric Force - Video
- Electric Potential Energy - Video
- Definition of Electric Potential - Video
- Going Between Electrical Potential & Electric Field - Video
- Electrical Potential For Point Charges - Video
- Equipotential Surfaces - Video
- Conductors and Electric Potential - Video
- Energy Measured in Electron Volts - Video
- Electrical Potential Energy Stored For A Collection of Point Charges - Video
Physics Website Links
- 1. Khan Academy Lesson On "Electricity & Magnetism"
- 2. MIT Electric Fields - More Advanced Material
- 3. Mechanical Universe (Static Electricity) Video 28
- 4. Ginacoli Textbook Website
Tarleton Physics Links
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