Q. 14.2( 180 Votes )

Draw the pattern of electric field lines, when a point charge – Q is kept near an uncharged conducting plate.

Answer :

The -ve Q charge would induce charges on the conducting plate. The side of the plate towards the charge would have net positive charge (+Q) and the other side would have net negative charge (-Q). Note that the electric field lines start from positive charge and end at a negative charge. Thus, the electric filed lines would look like:

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