Two charged objects are brought close to each other. Choose the most appropriate statement from the following options
$(a)$. They may attract
$(b)$. They may repel
$(c)$. They may attract or repel depending on the type of charges they carry
$(d)$. There will be no effect

AcademicPhysicsNCERTClass 8

If two charged objects are brought closer to each other they may attract each other if they are oppositely charged and they may repel each other if they have a similar charge.

So, option $(c)$ is correct.

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