Electric Field Lines

#) Electric Field Lines: An electric field line is, in general, a curve drawn in such a way that the tangent to it at each point is in the direction of the net field at that point.

*) An arrow on the curve is obviously necessary to specify the direction of electric field from the two possible directions indicated by a tangent to the curve.

*) A field line is a space curve, i.e., a curve in three dimensions.

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