# Calculating the Magnetic Force Perpendicular to a Current-Carrying Wire

• 1.

A straight wire of length 5.00 m carries a current of 3.00 A in a direction perpendicular to a magnetic field of strength of 0.200 T. Calculate the magnetic force experienced by the wire.

• 4.50 N

• 3.00 N

• 6.00 N

• 1.50 N

• 2.

There is a uniform magnetic field of strength of 0.100 T. A 10.0 m straight wire carries a current of 0.500 A in a direction that is perpendicular to the magnetic field. What is the magnetic force that the wire feels?

• 0.750 N

• 0.500 N

• 0.900 N

• 0.600 N

• 3.

Determine the magnetic force that a straight wire of length 6.00 m feels when it carries a current of 4.50 A in a direction perpendicular to a uniform magnetic field of strength 1.00 T.

• 25.0 N

• 20.0 N

• 27.0 N

• 30.0 N

• 4.

What is the magnetic force experienced by a 2.20 m straight wire that carries a current of 10.0 A in a direction normal to a magnetic field of strength 0.250 T?

• 2.25 N

• 5.50 N

• 22.0 N

• 11.0 N

• 5.

A uniform magnetic field of strength 0.400 T is applied in a direction normal to the direction in which a current of 5.00 A flows in a straight wire of length 1.50 m. Find the magnetic force experienced by the wire.

• 3.00 N

• 6.00 N

• 1.50 N

• 9.00 N

• 6.

Compute the magnetic force experienced by a 3.20 m straight wire carrying a current of 15.0 A in a direction normal to a uniform magnetic field of strength 0.600 T.

• 7.20 N

• 28.8 N

• 14.4 N

• 57.6 N

• 7.

A uniform magnetic field of strength 0.0100 T is applied normal to the direction of a 20.0 A current that flows in a 5.40 m straight wire. Compute the magnetic force felt by the wire?

• 1.08 N

• 0.540 N

• 2.16 N

• 4.32 N

• 8.

Calculate the magnetic force felt by an 8.50 m wire if it carries a current of 20.0 A in a direction normal to a uniform magnetic field of strength 0.800 T.

• 180 N

• 172 N

• 136 N

• 154 N

• 9.

A straight wire of length 2.40 m carries a current of 25.0 A in a uniform magnetic field of strength 0.820 T. Compute the magnetic force felt by the wire if it is placed perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field.

• 98.4 N

• 64.8 N

• 32.8 N

• 49.2 N

• 10.

A straight wire of length 8.00 m carries a current of 2.00 A in a direction perpendicular to a magnetic field of strength of 0.100 T. Calculate the magnetic force experienced by the wire.

• 1.60 N

• 3.20 N

• 4.80 N

• 0.800 N

• 11.

There is a uniform magnetic field of strength of 0.160 T. A 20.0 m straight wire carries a current of 0.400 A in a direction that is perpendicular to the magnetic field. What is the magnetic force that the wire feels?

• 1.28 N

• 2.56 N

• 0.128 N

• 12.8 N

• 12.

Determine the magnetic force that a straight wire of length 0.280 m feels when it carries a current of 7.50 A in a direction perpendicular to a uniform magnetic field of strength 2.00 T.

• 4.20 N

• 8.40 N

• 2.10 N

• 16.8 N

• 13.

What is the magnetic force experienced by a 2.50 m straight wire that carries a current of 0.800 A in a direction normal to a magnetic field of strength 0.750 T?

• 1.50 N

• 0.750 N

• 6.00 N

• 3.00 N

• 14.

A uniform magnetic field of strength 0.600 T is applied in a direction normal to the direction in which a current of 2.60 A flows in a straight wire of length 6.30 m. Find the magnetic force experienced by the wire.

• 4.86 N

• 9.07 N

• 4.32 N

• 9.83 N

• 15.

Compute the magnetic force experienced by a 0.760 m straight wire carrying a current of 20.0 A in a direction normal to a uniform magnetic field of strength 0.200 T.

• 3.04 N

• 6.08 N

• 1.52 N

• 3.40 N

• 16.

A uniform magnetic field of strength 0.0400 T is applied normal to the direction of a 10.0 A current that flows in a 5.60 m straight wire. Compute the magnetic force felt by the wire?

• 4.08 N

• 2.24 N

• 4.48 N

• 2.04 N

• 17.

Calculate the magnetic force felt by an 0.400 m wire if it carries a current of 12.0 A in a direction normal to a uniform magnetic field of strength 0.120 T.

• 0.576 N

• 0.476 N

• 0.436 N

• 0.526 N

• 18.

A straight wire of length 6.00 m carries a current of 0.600 A in a uniform magnetic field of strength 0.500 T. Compute the magnetic force felt by the wire if it is placed perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field.

• 0.900 N

• 1.80 N

• 5.40 N

• 3.60 N

• 19.

A straight wire of length 0.600 m carries a current of 4.00 A in a direction perpendicular to a magnetic field of strength of 0.600 T. Calculate the magnetic force experienced by the wire.

• 1.56 N

• 1.44 N

• 1.04 N

• 1.96 N

• 20.

There is a uniform magnetic field of strength of 0.150 T. A 0.900 m straight wire carries a current of 0.700 A in a direction that is perpendicular to the magnetic field. What is the magnetic force that the wire feels?

• 0.0925 N

• 0.0975 N

• 0.0945 N

• 0.0965 N

• 21.

Determine the magnetic force that a straight wire of length 5.00 m feels when it carries a current of 7.80 A in a direction perpendicular to a uniform magnetic field of strength 0.250 T.

• 9.75 N

• 19.8

• 4.98 N

• 4.50 N

• 22.

What is the magnetic force experienced by a 2.60 m straight wire that carries a current of 12.0 A in a direction normal to a magnetic field of strength 0.240 T?

• 7.49 N

• 7.28 N

• 7.86 N

• 7.56 N

• 23.

A uniform magnetic field of strength 0.840 T is applied in a direction normal to the direction in which a current of 0.860 A flows in a straight wire of length 6.00 m. Find the magnetic force experienced by the wire.

• 2.16 N

• 4.33 N

• 17.3 N

• 8.66 N

• 24.

Compute the magnetic force experienced by a 4.00 m straight wire carrying a current of 10.0 A in a direction normal to a uniform magnetic field of strength 0.300 T.

• 24.0 N

• 15.0 N

• 30.0 N

• 12.0 N

• 25.

A uniform magnetic field of strength 0.0150 T is applied normal to the direction of a 40.0 A current that flows in a 7.00 m straight wire. Compute the magnetic force felt by the wire?

• 4.80 N

• 4.40 N

• 4.60 N

• 4.20 N

• 26.

Compute the magnetic force experienced by a 4.40 m straight wire carrying a current of 13.0 A in a direction normal to a uniform magnetic field of strength 0.260 T.

• 21.6 N

• 14.9 N

• 29.8 N

• 7.45 N

• 27.

A straight wire of length 10.5 m carries a current of 24.0 A in a uniform magnetic field of strength 0.260 T. Compute the magnetic force felt by the wire if it is placed perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field.

• 131 N

• 65.5 N

• 33.5 N

• 56.6 N

• 28.

A straight wire of length 6.40 m carries a current of 1.20 A in a direction perpendicular to a magnetic field of strength of 0.600 T. Calculate the magnetic force experienced by the wire.

• 4.78 N

• 4.07 N

• 4.61 N

• 4.34 N

• 29.

There is a uniform magnetic field of strength of 0.300 T. A 20.5 m straight wire carries a current of 0.600 A in a direction that is perpendicular to the magnetic field. What is the magnetic force that the wire feels?

• 3.76 N

• 3.69 N

• 3.03 N

• 3.33 N

• 30.

Determine the magnetic force that a straight wire of length 2.60 m feels when it carries a current of 4.40 A in a direction perpendicular to a uniform magnetic field of strength 0.400 T.

• 4.58 N

• 4.52 N

• 4.20 N

• 4.32 N

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