Ch 11: CEOE Physics: Electromagnetism

About This Chapter

Use the quick, accessible videos in this chapter to review electromagnetism in preparation for the CEOE Physics certification examination. If you have any questions about the material, please don't hesitate to reach out to our instructors.

CEOE Physics: Electromagnetism - Chapter Summary

These video lessons can be viewed from any Internet-ready device, making it easy and convenient to review the electromagnetism concepts you'll need to know for the CEOE Physics certification test. As you work through the chapter, you will study:

  • Poles, dipoles and magnetic force
  • Creation of magnetic fields
  • Faraday's Law of Electromagnetic Induction
  • Variables that affect induction
  • Conductors and transformers

Take the short quiz after each lesson to assess your mastery of the subject matter. Use the video transcripts to track down key ideas. If you have any questions about the material presented in this chapter, ask our instructors for guidance and support.

Objectives of the CEOE Physics: Electromagnetism Chapter

The CEOE Physics certification exam is a computer-administered test that includes 80 multiple-choice questions, accounting for eighty-five percent of your score. One essay task is equal to fifteen percent of the exam. You will have four hours to complete the test.

This chapter reviews the electromagnetism concepts you'll need to know for the exam. The lesson quizzes mimic the CEOE format so you can get accustomed to answering test questions while you study. Quizzes can be taken as many times as you like and provide a great way to evaluate your exam pace.

7 Lessons in Chapter 11: CEOE Physics: Electromagnetism
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Magnetic Force: Definition, Poles & Dipoles

1. Magnetic Force: Definition, Poles & Dipoles

You're probably familiar with magnets, but have you ever stopped to consider how they work? In this lesson, we'll look at the root of magnetism and some of the fundamental properties of magnets.

What is a Magnetic Field?

2. What is a Magnetic Field?

Magnetic fields fill the space around all magnets, but they're impossible to detect with our own senses. We'll use a common tool to map out a magnetic field and then discuss ferromagnetic materials to see how a magnetic field can be used to create new magnets.

How Magnetic Fields Are Created

3. How Magnetic Fields Are Created

Have you ever wondered how magnetic fields are created? In this lesson, we'll discuss the very simple answer to this question and look at how electric current can be used to make electromagnets, which have many everyday applications.

How Magnetic Forces Affect Moving Charges

4. How Magnetic Forces Affect Moving Charges

A magnetic field exerts a force on a moving charged particle in ways that you might not expect. In this lesson, we're going to look at the direction of this force and the factors that affect its strength.

Faraday's Law of Electromagnetic Induction: Equation and Application

5. Faraday's Law of Electromagnetic Induction: Equation and Application

Electromagnetic induction allows us to induce voltage with the movement of a magnetic field. Credited to Michael Faraday, this discovery was not only groundbreaking at the time, but it has since led to many applications in everyday life.

Electromagnetic Induction: Definition & Variables that Affect Induction

6. Electromagnetic Induction: Definition & Variables that Affect Induction

We use electromagnetic induction every day, but do you have any idea what it is? In this lesson, we'll discuss this everyday phenomenon, the factors that affect its strength and its most common applications.

Electromagnetic Induction: Conductor to Conductor & Transformers

7. Electromagnetic Induction: Conductor to Conductor & Transformers

Every day, we make use of a special case of electromagnetic induction known as mutual induction. In this lesson, we'll talk about this special phenomenon and how it is used in many common devices.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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