Physics 1404-001 (General Physics II) Lectures
Topics in the book by Nicholas Giordano 2nd Edition
Chapter 20Magnetic Fields & Forces
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Phys 2401 Lectures

Chapter Summary: A File Provided by the Publisher!
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Part I: Introduction, Brief History. Bar Magnets. Field Lines.
              Magnetic Force on Current Carrying Wire. Earth's Magnetic Field.  
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Part II: Magnetic Force on a Moving Point Charge. Right Hand Rules.
               Torque on a Current Loop.
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Part III: Sources of Magnetic Fields. Ampere's Law. Calculation of B.
                 Magnetic Field Due to a Current Carrying Wire.
                 Force Between Current Carrying Wires.
                 Definitions of the SI Units: Ampere & Coulom.
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Part IV: Applications of Ampere's Law.
                 B Due to a Long Straight Current Carrying Wire.
                 B for a Solenoid. B for a Torroid.
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Part V: Calculation of B with the Biot & Savart Law
                FYI only!! Requires Vector Calculus! 
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Part VI: Magnetic Materials & Ferromagnetism.
                  FYI only!! Beyond the Scope of the Course!
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Part VII: Magnetism Applications: Motors, Loudspeakers, Galvanometers.
                 FYI only!! Beyond the Scope of the Course! 

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