Ampere's Law: Definition & Examples


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What is Ampere's Law?

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1. Fill in the blanks: Stationary charges produce _________fields, and moving charges produce _________fields.

2. How do you figure out the direction of the magnetic field around a current carrying wire?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo will help you understand Ampere's Law. You will be quizzed on what Ampere's Law is, electromagnetic fields, and how to determine their magnitude and direction.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz will test you on Ampere's Law, including:

  • Its definition
  • The different types of electromagnetic fields
  • Determining the magnitude and direction of a magnetic field

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allows students to test the following skills:

  • Problem Solving - use acquired knowledge to solve Ampere's Law problems
  • Information Recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Ampere's Law
  • Knowledge Application - use your knowledge to answer questions about solving differential equations

Additional Learning

To review concepts related to Ampere's Law, read through the brief lesson called Ampere's Law: Definition & Examples. This lesson will help you:

  • Learn the definition of Ampere's Law
  • Differentiate between electromagnetic fields
  • Determine the magnitude and direction of a magnetic field