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Magnetism Web Assignment No. 5
Web assignment using an embedded applet by Wolfgang Christian. User is shown a current source, for which he is asked questions about the resulting magnetic field.
Course: Second semester, introductory physics.
Date Last Modified:
June 05, 2001
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Right-hand rule, basic electrostatics, especially the Biot-Savart law.
To understand the meaning of the Biot-Savart law and how an electric current produces a magnetic field.