Asked Dec 22, 2019

In Figure P19.3, assume in each case the velocity vector shown
is replaced with a wire carrying a current in the direction of
the velocity vector. For each case, find the direction of the
magnetic field that will produce the magnetic force shown.

v (in)
Figure P19.3

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(x v (in) (out) Figure P19.3


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Use the right hand-thumb rule to find the direction of the magnetic field.

Right hand rule: Consider the right-hand thumb, index finger and middle finger perpendicular to each other...

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