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Unformatted text preview: mcconnell (kam2342) homework26 Turner (60230) 1 This print-out should have 12 questions. Multiple-choice questions may continue on the next column or page find all choices before answering. 001 (part 1 of 3) 10.0 points A metal strip 2 . 2 cm wide and 0 . 13 cm thick carries a current of 16 A in a uniform magnetic field of 1 . 8 T. The Hall voltage is measured to be 4 . 33 V. The charge on an electron is 1 . 6 10- 19 C. vector B 2 . 2 cm . 13 cm I a b Calculate the drift velocity of the electrons in the strip. Correct answer: 0 . 109343 mm / s. Explanation: Let : V H = 4 . 33 V = 4 . 33 10- 6 V , B = 1 . 8 T , and w = 2 . 2 cm = 0 . 022 m . The Hall voltage as a function of the drift velocity of the electrons in the strip is V H = v d B w , so v d = V H B w = 4 . 33 10- 6 V (1 . 8 T) (0 . 022 m) 10 3 mm 1 m = . 109343 mm / s . 002 (part 2 of 3) 10.0 points The charge on the electron is 1 . 6 10- 19 C. Find the number density of the charge car- riers in the strip. Correct answer: 3 . 19773 10 28 m- 3 . Explanation: Let : I = 16 A , t = 0 . 13 cm = 0 . 0013 m , and q = 1 . 6 10- 19 C . The current is I = n A q v d n = I A q v d = I w t q v d = 16 A (0 . 022 m) (0 . 0013 m) 1 (1 . 6 10- 19 C) (0 . 000109343 m / s) = 3 . 19773 10 28 m- 3 ....
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2010 for the course PHYS 303 taught by Professor Turner during the Spring '10 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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