# A negatively charged rod is held near an earthed conductor X as shown in the figure.The conductor X carries

$\begin{array}{1 1}(A)\;negative\;charge\\ (B)\;positive \;charge \\ (C)\;no\;charge \\(D)\; infinite\;negative\;charge \end{array}$

## 1 Answer

The conductor X carries positive charges .
Hence B is the correct answer.
answered May 28, 2014 by