When is electric potential negative and when is it positive?
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I first thought that when you are moving in the same direction as the electric field the electric potential will be a positive value.
However I across a problem in which you are moving a charge in the positive x direction the electric field is also in the positive x direction, and yet the answer is a negative value.
Can someone please help and explain this to me in easy terms? I searched for an answer, but I am still confused.