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A wire of 1m long carries a current of 10A and makes an angle of 30degrees with the uniform magnetic field B=1.5T. Calculate the magnitude and the direction of the force on the wire.
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Plzz help A wire of 1m long carries a current of 10A and makes an angle of 30degrees with the uniform magnetic field B=1.5T. Calculate the magnitude and the direction of the force on the wire.
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ajprincessBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1337316891433:dw Am I right?
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timo86mBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I think you are right let me double check
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timo86mBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
IL X B so it is ILB Sin(theta) so yes :)
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ajprincessBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Vat abt the direction? :)
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timo86mBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I think it will point into the screen let me check tho
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experimentXBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
force will always be perpendicular to the plane containing the direction of magnetic field and the wire.
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timo86mBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
but either way it will be perpendicular to both the Length of the wire and B
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timo86mBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1337272230240:dw I think this is how it will look. At least in my mind.
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timo86mBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
In that pic the force points away from screen.
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timo86mBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
use right hand ruledw:1337272446404:dw think of your knuckles as L and tip of fingers as B and F is where your thumb points too. Sorry about drawing :P
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ajprincessBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
V need to use right hand rule or fleming's left hand rule? I remember that in the right hand rule the thumb points towards the direction of the current. Am I right? am nt sure?
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experimentXBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
these are all derivative of vector multiplication ...
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timo86mBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
qVxBdw:1337272984176:dw
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timo86mBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
qVxB the first term always curls into the second term Then use right hand rule Knuckles is first term, tip of fingers is second term and thumb is the product (force)
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ajprincessBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
oh k. In both ways of u guys @timo86m and @experimentX and in my way the answer comes as the same
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timo86mBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Well you have to use your formula either way Sin(theta) *ILB but you need IL x B to know that L curls into B :)
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ajprincessBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Thanxxxx for the help.:)
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