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Name: Magnetic Fields Produced by Currents: Ampere’s Law
ID: m42382
Language: English (en)
Summary:
  • Calculate current that produces a magnetic field.
  • Use the right hand rule 2 to determine the direction of current or the direction of magnetic field loops.
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics, Science and Technology
Keywords: Ampere’s law, Biot-Savart law, Current, Magnet, Magnetic field, Maxwell’s equations, Right hand rule 2, Solenoid
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 3:05 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Jun 11, 2012 4:57 pm -0500

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Version: 1.2 Jun 11, 2012 4:57 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.1 Jan 20, 2012 5:57 pm -0600 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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