Problem: Four identical point charges, q, are placed at the corners of a square. Each side of the square has length L. What is the magnitude of the electric field at the point P, the center of the square? A) 0 B) kq2/L2 C) kq2/2L2 D) kq2/4L2  

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Four identical point charges, q, are placed at the corners of a square. Each side of the square has length L. What is the magnitude of the electric field at the point P, the center of the square?

A) 0

B) kq2/L2

C) kq2/2L2

D) kq2/4L2

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