This Chapter plays an important role in JEE ,NEET & Board exams.
Electrostatic help to understand the Chapter like Magnetism , EMI , AC , Modern Physics.
Electrostate-1: Electric Charges and Fields
Electric Charges; Conservation of charge, Columbus’s law-force between two point charges, forces between multiple charges; superposition principle and continuous charge distribution.
Electric field, due to a point charge, electric field lines, electric dipole, electric field due to a dipole, torque on a dipole in uniform electric field.
Electric flux, statement of Gauss’s theorem and its applications to find field due to infinitely long straight wire, uniformly charged infinite plane sheet and uniformly charged thin spherical shell (field inside and outside).
Electrostate-2: Electrostatic Potential and Capacitance
Electric potential, potential difference, electric potential due to a point charge, a dipole and system of charges; equipotential surfaces, electrical potential energy of a system of two point charges and of electric dipole in an electrostatic field.
Conductors and insulators, free charges and bound charges inside a conductor. Dielectrics and electric polarization, capacitors and capacitance, combination of capacitors in series and in parallel, capacitance of a parallel plate capacitor with and without dielectric medium between the plates, energy stored in a capacitor.