why does the electrons move in opposite direction when placed in an electric field

Asked by  | 16th Mar, 2013, 10:44: PM

Expert Answer:

Since the charge on electrons is -e, so the force applied on them in electric field E will be:
F = -eE
 
hence they move in opposite direction.

Answered by  | 18th Mar, 2013, 12:32: AM

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