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This page is an introductory multimedia tutorial on magnetic force. Users will explore forces on moving charges in magnetic fields and will solve simple problems to find the magnitude of the force. Materials are formatted in Adobe Flash, with short video clips, animations, and interactive question-and-answer sets.  This segment is part of a full module on magnetism published by the NROC.

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Editor's Note: These materials could be very useful for students with certain learning disabilities.  The modules are designed to spark student interest through visual appeal and are accompanied by voice narration.
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Electricity & Magnetism
- Magnetic Fields and Forces
= Magnetic Fields
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- Lower Undergraduate
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Metadata instance created March 24, 2010 by Caroline Hall
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August 24, 2016 by Lyle Barbato
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February 14, 2008

AAAS Benchmark Alignments (2008 Version)

4. The Physical Setting

4G. Forces of Nature
  • 9-12: 4G/H5ab. Magnetic forces are very closely related to electric forces and are thought of as different aspects of a single electromagnetic force. Moving electrically charged objects produces magnetic forces and moving magnets produces electric forces.
  • 9-12: 4G/H5c. The interplay of electric and magnetic forces is the basis for many modern technologies, including electric motors, generators, and devices that produce or receive electromagnetic waves.
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(National Repository of Online Courses, 2007), WWW Document, (http://nroc.mpls.k12.mn.us/Introductory%20Physics%20II/course%20files/multimedia/lesson38/lessonp.html).
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NROC: Magnetostatics - Forces on Moving Charges, (National Repository of Online Courses, 2007), <http://nroc.mpls.k12.mn.us/Introductory%20Physics%20II/course%20files/multimedia/lesson38/lessonp.html>.
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NROC: Magnetostatics - Forces on Moving Charges. (2008, February 14). Retrieved September 28, 2016, from National Repository of Online Courses: http://nroc.mpls.k12.mn.us/Introductory%20Physics%20II/course%20files/multimedia/lesson38/lessonp.html
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National Repository of Online Courses. NROC: Magnetostatics - Forces on Moving Charges. National Repository of Online Courses, February 14, 2008. http://nroc.mpls.k12.mn.us/Introductory%20Physics%20II/course%20files/multimedia/lesson38/lessonp.html (accessed 28 September 2016).
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NROC: Magnetostatics - Forces on Moving Charges. National Repository of Online Courses, 2007. 14 Feb. 2008. 28 Sep. 2016 <http://nroc.mpls.k12.mn.us/Introductory%20Physics%20II/course%20files/multimedia/lesson38/lessonp.html>.
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@misc{ Title = {NROC: Magnetostatics - Forces on Moving Charges}, Publisher = {National Repository of Online Courses}, Volume = {2016}, Number = {28 September 2016}, Month = {February 14, 2008}, Year = {2007} }
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