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11th Edition
Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
ISBN: 9781305952300

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11th Edition
Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
ISBN: 9781305952300
Textbook Problem

The north-pole end of a bar magnet is held near a stationary positively charged piece of plastic. Is the plastic (a) attracted, (b) repelled, or (c) unaffected by the magnet?

To determine
The behavior of the plastic with the bar magnet.

Explanation

The magnetic force on a charged particle is defined as,

F=qvBsinθ

Since plastic is an insulator, charge embedded on the plastic will be stationary and the magnetic force on it will be zero

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