What is a charge ? (other than specifying that it's a property)

Asked by  | 24th Sep, 2008, 11:10: PM

Expert Answer:

Electric charge is a fundamental conserved property of some subatomic particles, which determines their electromagnetic interaction. Electrically charged matter is influenced by, and produces, electromagnetic fields. when from an atom electrons are removed , the atom gets postively charged whereas the electron takes the negative charge.

Answered by  | 26th Sep, 2008, 11:51: PM

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