Magnet Model - Field Lines

Purpose

To visualize the magnetic field of a bar magnet.
 

Equipment

Bar magnet, Klinger Magnet Model, and overhead projector.

 

Images

j5-05

Description

A bar magnet is placed on an array of small compass needles on an overhead projector. The array of◙compasses maps out the magnet field of the bar magnet.◙
 

References

A bar magnet is placed on an array of small compass needles on an overhead projector. The array of◙compasses maps out the magnet field of the bar magnet.◙