How do you apply the Law of Biot-Savart?

posted Jan 28, 2018, 9:54 AM by Barbara Fortunato   [ updated Feb 6, 2018, 6:12 AM ]
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Daily Quiz: Biot-Savart

Today, you'll utilize what you learned from the video last night in order to calculate the magnetic field due to a current-carrying wire.  You'll look at problems from section 28-6 of your textbook, apply your problem-solving skills, and collaborate with your classmates to solve difficult problems.  
    Required: 30, 31, 58, 34, 36
    Enrichment: 40, 41

HomeworkTest on Magnetism Tuesday, February 13th.  Finish required problems from this post.  Watch the following videos on Ampere's Law.  In the first video, lasseviren1 reviews Gauss's Law in order to draw an analogy to Ampere's Law.  If you really understand all of the intricacies to Gauss's Law, you'll have a much easier time understanding Ampere's Law.  

Ampere's Law part 1 (lasseviren1)

In this second video, lasseviren1 reviews the same problem he did in the last video, but highlights a couple of details that he rushed through.  

Ampere's Law part 2 (lasseviren1)