Problem: What is the net electric flux through the cylinder (a) shown in (Figure 1)?Express your answer in terms of the variables E, R, and the constant π.

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Electric flux:

ϕE=EAcosθ

Electric flux through the left side:

ϕE1=E(πR2)cos180°

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What is the net electric flux through the cylinder (a) shown in (Figure 1)?

Express your answer in terms of the variables E, R, and the constant π.

What is the net electric flux through the cylinder

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