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Ch 24: Magnets

About This Chapter

Use this chapter to brush up on magnets, including natural magnets, artificial magnets, and magnetic poles. These brief lessons and quizzes are great for individuals preparing for an exam.

Magnets - Chapter Summary

In these lessons, you'll learn about or review information on magnets. You'll take a look at the different types of magnets as well as Earth's magnetic field. By the end of the chapter, you should be ready to:

  • Discuss how magnets work at the atomic level
  • Describe the difference between artificial and natural magnets
  • Explain Earth's polar shifts
  • Understand why magnet poles are labeled North and South

Our subject matter experts present the information in these short lessons using plenty of examples to ensure the material is easily understood. A brief multiple-choice quiz is available for each lesson to test your knowledge. You can also print the quizzes and use them as worksheets.

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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