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HOMEWORKS (Sept 25- 2015), due on the next class session

1. Given that D= 2rcosa - (sin/3r)az in cylindrical coordinates, find the flux crossing the portion
of z= 0 plane defined by r a, 0 /2. Assume flux positive in the a z direction.

2. In cylindrical coordinates, the disk ra, z= 0 carries charge with nonuniform density s(r, ). Find
approximate values of D on the z axis: (a) very close to the disk (0<z<<a), (b) very far from the
disk (z>>a)

3. The region r a in spherical coordinates has an electric field intensity E= (r/3)ar. Verify both
sides of the divergence theorem for this vector field. For S, choose the spherical surface r= b a

4. Given that D= (10r3/4)ar (C/m2) in the region 0< r 3 m in cylindrical coordinates and D=
(810/4r)ar (C/m2) elsewhere, find the charge density.

5. Given that D= (10x3/3)ax (C/m2), evaluate both sides of the divergence theorem for the volume
of a cube, 2m on an edge, centered at the origin and with edges parallel to the axes.

6. Given that D= (10r3/4)ar (C/m2) in cylindrical coordinates, evaluate both sides of the divergence
theorem for the volume enclosed by r= 1m, r= 2 m, z=0 and a= 10 m

7. D= 8xyz4ax+ 4x2z4ay+ 16x2yz3az (pC/m2)


a. Find the flux thru the rectangular surface 0<x<2; 1<y<3 in the plane of z= 2 in the direction of
a z.
b. Find E at P (2,-1,3)
c. Find the approximate charge inside an infinitesimally small sphere at P (2, -1, 3) and of
-12 3
volume 10 m ?

8. In cylindrical coordinates the potential at P(r c, , z) is given V= [100/(z2+1)]rccos (V) and P (3m,
o
60 , 2 m). Find the following values at P:
a. V
b. E
c. IEI
d. dV/dn
e. v

9. Find work done when moving a charge Q= 4 C from B(1,0,0) to A(0,2,0) along the line y= 2-2x in
the plane z= 0 in the filed E (V/m) given by: a/ 5ax b/ 5xax c/ 5xax+ 5yay

10. An E-field is given by E= 4xax+ 2ay (V/m). Determine the work required to move a +3C charge
along the curve xy= 4 from point B (2,2) to point A (4,1)