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Search for the term "Electric Fields and Forces" under Physics and Astronomy
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Understanding Basic Concepts
Terms related to gravitational, electric, and magnetic fields include:
Newton's law of universal gravitation and circular motion
uniform and non-uniform electric fields
uniform magnetic field
near-Earth and distant fields
Rutherford's scattering experiment
the theory of general relativity
standard model of particle physics