Is the gold leaf electroscope used only to detect the presence of charge or can it detect the nature of charges as well?

Asked by sureshmt | 27th Jul, 2011, 12:00: AM

Expert Answer:

An electroscope is used to detect the presence and magnitude of electric charge on a body, not the nature of charge.

Answered by  | 27th Jul, 2011, 03:33: PM

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