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Lorentz Force

A charge q = -3.64 n moves with a velocity of 2.75 x 10^6m/s i^ (i hat). Find the force on the charge if the magnetic field is

(a) B = - 0.38 T j
(b) B = 0.75 T I + 0.75 T j
(c) B = 0.65T I
(d) B = 0.75 T I + 0.75 T k.

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A charge q = -3.64 n moves with a velocity of 2.75 x 10^6m/s i^ (i hat). Find the force on the charge if the magnetic field is

(a) B = - 0.38 T j
(b) B = 0.75 T I + 0.75 T j
(c) B = 0.65T I
(d) B = 0.75 T I + 0.75 T k.
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Force on a moving charged particle in a magnetic field is given by Lorentz force.
F = q ...

Solution Summary

Forces on a charge due to magnetic fields of various orientations have been found.

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