17. The acceleration is a = F M = ( µ cos θ )( dB/dz ) M , where M is the mass of a silver atom, µ is its magnetic dipole moment, B is the magnetic Feld, and θ is the angle between the dipole moment and the magnetic Feld. We take the moment and the Feld to be
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