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Title Introduction to Magnetic Fields (bar magnets and electromagnets) - Inquiry Based
Description The lab guides students through the use of the simulations tools. The students then design experiments to determine the direction and strength of magnetic fields.
Subject Physics
Level High School, Middle School, Undergrad - Intro
Type Lab
Duration 60 minutes
Answers Included No
Language English
Keywords bar, electromagnet, magnet, magnetic field
Simulation(s) Faraday's Electromagnetic Lab


Author(s) Josie Herman
Contact Email josie.herman@brentwood.bc.ca
School / Organization Brentwood College School
Date submitted 3/19/10
Date updated 3/21/10