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Question

When the downward current flows in a straight vertical conductor, the direction of its magnetic field at a point due north of the wire is

Options

A) Upward

B) North

C) South

D) West

The correct answer is D.

Explanation:

At a point due N of the wire, the field is due east, at a point due S of the wire, the field is due west.


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