can two surface with equal potential intersect?

Asked by jithin | 25th Dec, 2015, 05:53: PM

Expert Answer:

No, two equipotential surfaces can never intersect. An equipotential surface is normal to the electric field. At the point of intersection, there will be two directions of electric field, which is impossible.

Answered by Faiza Lambe | 26th Dec, 2015, 09:04: AM

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