E2HWCH26 - Chapter 26 The Magnetic Field 1 • [SSM] When...

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Unformatted text preview: Chapter 26 The Magnetic Field 1 • [SSM] When the axis of a cathode-ray tube is horizontal in a region in which there is a magnetic field that is directed vertically upward, the electrons emitted from the cathode follow one of the dashed paths to the face of the tube in Figure 26-30. The correct path is ( a ) 1, ( b ) 2, ( c ) 3, ( d ) 4, ( e ) 5. Determine the Concept Because the electrons are initially moving at 90 ° to the magnetic field, they will be deflected in the direction of the magnetic force acting on them. Use the right-hand rule based on the expression for the magnetic force acting on a moving charge B v F × = q , remembering that, for a negative charge, the force is in the direction opposite that indicated by the right-hand rule, to convince yourself that the particle will follow the path whose terminal point on the screen is 2. ) ( b is correct. 15 • A point particle has a charge equal to –3.64 nC and a velocity equal to i m/s 10 75 . 2 3 × . Find the force on the charge if the magnetic field is ( a ) 0.38 T ˆ j , ( b ) 0.75 T ˆ i + 0.75 T ˆ j , ( c ) 0.65 T ˆ i , and ( d ) 0.75 T ˆ i + 0.75 T ˆ k . Picture the Problem The magnetic force acting on the charge is given by B v F × = q . We can express v and B , form their vector (also known as the ″ cross ″ ) product, and multiply by the scalar q to find F . Express the force acting on the charge: B v F × = q Substitute numerical values to obtain: ( 29 ( 29 [ ] B i F × ×- = ˆ m/s 10 75 . 2 nC 64 . 3 3 ( a ) Evaluate F for B = 0.38 T j ˆ : ( 29 ( 29 [ ( 29 ] ( 29 k j i F ˆ N 8 . 3 ˆ T 38 . ˆ m/s 10 75 . 2 nC 64 . 3 3 μ- = × ×- = ( b ) Evaluate F for B = 0.75 T i ˆ + 0.75 T j ˆ : ( 29 ( 29 [ ( 29 ( 29 { }] ( 29 k j i i F ˆ N 5 . 7 ˆ T 75 . ˆ T 75 . ˆ m/s 10 75 . 2 nC 64 . 3 3 μ- = + × ×- = ( c ) Evaluate F for B = 0.65 T i ˆ : ( 29 ( 29 ( 29 [ ] ˆ T 65 . ˆ m/s 10 75 . 2 nC 64 . 3 3 = × ×- = i i F ( d ) Evaluate F for B = 0.75 T i ˆ + 0.75 T k ˆ : ( 29 ( 29 [ ( 29 ( 29 ] ( 29 j k i i F ˆ N 5 . 7 ˆ T 75 . ˆ T 75 . ˆ m/s 10 75 . 2 nC 64 . 3 3 μ = + × ×- = 18 • A straight segment of a current-carrying wire has a current element L I , where I = 2.7 A and j i L ˆ cm . 4 ˆ cm . 3 + = . The segment is in a region with a uniform magnetic field given by i ˆ T 3 . 1 . Find the force on the segment of wire. Picture the Problem We can use B L F × = I to find the force acting on the wire segment. Express the force acting on the wire segment: B L F × = I Substitute numerical values and evaluate F : ( 29 ( 29 ( 29 [ ] ( 29 ( 29 k i j i F ˆ N 14 ....
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This note was uploaded on 03/07/2011 for the course PHY 303L taught by Professor Turner during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas.

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E2HWCH26 - Chapter 26 The Magnetic Field 1 • [SSM] When...

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