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Understand: Coulomb's law

NGSS.HS: HS‑PS2‑4, HS‑PS2‑5, HS‑PS2.B.1, HS‑PS2.B, HS‑PS2
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Problem

The body of a bee carries a charge of minus, 1, times, 10, start superscript, minus, 9, end superscript, start text, C, end text after flying through the air. The charge on the outside of a granule of pollen is 1, times, 10, start superscript, minus, 11, end superscript, start text, C, end text. The bee lands so that it is 8, times, 10, start superscript, minus, 3, end superscript, start text, m, end text from the granule of pollen.
Calculate the magnitude of the force between these two charged objects.
Write your answer in scientific notation using one significant figure.
start text, N, end text
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