How can we find an expression for the magnetic field inside and outside of a slinky?

posted Feb 7, 2018, 6:15 AM by Barbara Fortunato
2: M 2/12 lab (lessons out of order, scroll down for next lesson), 4: W 2/14

Today, after our daily quiz, in lab groups you'll run current through a slinky and qualitatively try to figure out which variables affect the magnetic field.  As a class we will use your observations to determine the equation for the magnetic field inside of a slinky.  

Homework:  Study for Test on Magnetism Tuesday, February 13th.