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Electromagnetic Induction

Students use voltage sensor to measure the maximum emf induced in a coil as a permanent magnet is dropped through it. Students vary the number of loops in the coil and determine how the rate of change of magnetic flux through a coil affects the magnitude and direction of the emf induced in it.

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Standards Correlations

IB Topics AP Topics
11.1 4.E.2.1

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Electromagnetic Induction - Distance Learning Lab

Electromagnetic Induction - Distance Learning Lab

Investigate how the maximum induced emf voltage through a coil is affected by the number of loops and by the rate of change of magnetic flux through the coil. DOWNLOADS...

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Electromagnetic Induction