Q. 23.8( 5 Votes )

Explain what happens when a positive charge is kept near a negative charge?

Answer :

When a positive charge is kept near a negative charge then there will be an attraction between the positive and negative charge because unlike charges attract each other.

For example: When an ebonite rod and glass rod are brought close to each other there will be an attraction as shown in the figure below.


A charged glass rod attracts a charged plastic straw.



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