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Name: Force on a Moving Charge in a Magnetic Field: Examples and Applications
ID: m42375
Language: English (en)
Summary:
  • Describe the effects of a magnetic field on a moving charge.
  • Calculate the radius of curvature of the path of a charge that is moving in a magnetic field.
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics, Science and Technology
Keywords: Electrical charge, Magnet, Magnetic field, Magnetic force, Magnetism
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: OpenStax College (info@openstaxcollege.org)
Copyright Holders: Rice University (daniel@openstaxcollege.org)
Maintainers: OSC Physics Maintainer (info@openstaxcollege.org), OpenStax College (info@openstaxcollege.org)

Latest version: 1.2 (history)
First publication date: Jan 17, 2012 3:03 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Jun 11, 2012 4:56 pm -0500

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Version: 1.2 Jun 11, 2012 4:56 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.1 Jan 20, 2012 5:46 pm -0600 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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