Ch 7: Introduction to Magnetism

About This Chapter

This chapter goes over introductory topics in the study of magnetism. You'll review the definitions of key terms and the effect of magnetic components through simple-to-follow lessons taught by professional instructors.

Introduction to Magnetism - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter examine foundational concepts in the scientific field of magnetism. You'll learn about principles of magnetic force as well as their relationship to electric charge and related magnetic components. These lessons come with practice quizzes allowing you to monitor your understanding of each topic before moving on, making it easy to confirm your retention of information such as:

  • How poles and dipoles react
  • How magnetic fields are structured and function
  • How magnetic fields are created
  • What the impact of magnetic fields on charged particles is

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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