# Two long straight wires are parallel and m apart. They are to carry equal currents such that the magnetic field at a point halfway between them has magnitude T

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**physics**

Two long straight wires are parallel and 9.0 cm apart. They are to carry equal currents such that the magnetic field at a point halfway between them has magnitude 320 µT. (a) Should the currents be in the same or opposite directions? opposite (b) How much current is needed?

**physics**

Two 10 meter long wires are parallel to each other and 5 cm apart.They carry currents of 6.0 A in opposite directions. What is the magnitude and direction of the magnetic field at a point P,halfway between the wires? Calculate the force exerted by the left wire on the right ...

**physics**

Two long, straight, parallel wires 10 cm apart carry currents in opposite directions. (a) Use the right-hand source and force rules to determine whether the forces on the wires are (1) attractive or (2) repulsive. Show your reasoning. (b) If the wires carry equal currents of 3...

**College Physics**

Two long, straight, parallel wires 8.0 cm apart carry currents in opposite directions. Use the right-hand source and force rules to determine whether the forces on the wires are attractive or repulsive. a)Repulsive b)Attractive If the wires carry equal currents of 4.0 A, what ...

**Physics (urgent please)**

Two parallel wires are carrying 5A and are separated by 2.0 m. if the currents are in opposite directions, what is the magnitude of the magnetic field halfway between them? Someone please help as I can't figure out the question. Thanks, They are asking for the field between ...

**physics**

Two long, straight wires are separated by 0.12 m. The wires carry currents of 8.0 A in opposite directions, as the drawing indicates. (a) Find the magnitude of the net magnetic field at the point A. ___T (b) Find the magnitude of the net magnetic field at the point B. ___T

**Physics**

Two very long, straight, parallel wires separated by distance d carry currents of magnitude I in opposite directions. Find the magnetic field at a point equidistant from the lines, with a distance 2d from each line.

**PHYSISC**

Two parallel, straight wires that are very long are separated by a distance of 0.065 m and carry currents of I1 =15 A and I2 =7.0A. Find the magnitude and direction of the force that the magnetic field of wire 1 applies to a 1.5-m section of wire 2 when the currents have ...

**physics**

Two parallel wires carry 1-A currents in unknown directions. The distance between the wires is 10-cm. What is the magnitude of the magnetic field B in Teslas at a point P located 6-cm away from the axis of one of the wires and 8-cm away from the axis of the other wire? Unot=...

**Physics**

The figure below shows two current carrying wires and the directions of the currents they carry. The wires carry the following currents: I1 = 7.1 A and I2 = 8.9 A. Wire 1 is at (0, 5.8) mm; wire 2 is at (15.1, 0) mm; point P is at (15.1, 5.8) mm. Wire 1 is pointing into the ...

**Physics/math**

Two parallel wires carry 1-A currents in unknown directions. The distance between the wires is 10-cm. What is the magnitude of the magnetic field B in Teslas at a point P located 6-cm away from the axis of one of the wires and 8-cm away from the axis of the other wire? Unot=...

**Physics**

Two parallel wires carry 1-A currents in unknown directions. The distance between the wires is 10-cm. What is the magnitude of the magnetic field B in Teslas at a point P located 6-cm away from the axis of one of the wires and 8-cm away from the axis of the other wire? Details...

**Physics/math**

Two parallel wires carry 1-A currents in unknown directions. The distance between the wires is 10-cm. What is the magnitude of the magnetic field B in Teslas at a point P located 6-cm away from the axis of one of the wires and 8-cm away from the axis of the other wire? Unot ...

**Physics**

Two parallel wires carry 1-A currents in unknown directions. The distance between the wires is 10-cm. What is the magnitude of the magnetic field B in Teslas at a point P located 6-cm away from the axis of one of the wires and 8-cm away from the axis of the other wire? Details...

**College Physics**

Two long, parallel wires separated by 50 cm each carry currents of 3.0 A in a horizontal direction. Find the magnetic field midway between the wires if the currents are in the same direction. B= T Find if they are in opposite directions. B= T

**physics**

The figure below shows two current carrying wires and the directions of the currents they carry. The wires carry the following currents: I1 = 12.5 A and I2 = 9.8 A. Wire 1 is at (0, 4.0) mm; wire 2 is at (13.3, 0) mm; point P is at (13.3, 4.0) mm. webassign. net/userimages/...

**physics please help??**

I know how to do this problem, but I am having a difficult time figuring out the distance . I thought that from wire 1 to P2 the distance is 45 cm, and the distance from wire 2 to the p2 the distance is 35 cm. However, I believe I am wrong, can someone please explain o me ...

**Physics**

Two long, straight, parallel wires carry current in the same direction. If the wires are 24 cm apart and carry currents of 2.0 A and 4.0 A, respectively, find the force per unit length on each wire?

**physics**

Two long parallel wires carry currents of 10 A in opposite directions. they are separated by 40 cm. what is the magnetic field in the plane of the wires that is 20 cm from one wire and 60 cm from the other?

**Physics**

Two parallel wires carry currents in the same direction. I1=3A and I2=1A and the distance between the conductors is 4 cm. The magnetic field midway between these two wires is

**Physics**

Two parallel wires carry currents in the same direction. I1=3A and I2=1A and the distance between the conductors is 4 cm. The magnetic field midway between these two wires is

**Physics**

Two long, straight, parallel wires carry current in the same direction. If the wires are 24 cm apart and carry currents of 2.0 A and 4.0 A, respectively, find the force per unit length on each wire? I'm not really sure how to go about this. I must be spacing or something.

**Physics - Verification**

Two long straight parallel wires separated by a distance of 20 cm carry currents of 30 A and 40 A in opposite directions. What is the magnitude of the resulting magnetic field at a point that is 15 cm from the wire carrying the 30-A current and 25 cm from the other wire? So I ...

**Physics--Current question**

Two long straight parallel wires separated by 1.00mm carrying currents in opposite directions with current equaling 10.0A each. Find the magnitude and direction of the magnetic field at Point A which = 0.50mm, Point B = 0.50mm, and Point C=0.50mm and write the directions of ...

**Phys 2425**

Two parallel wires, separated by the distance of 2 cm, carry the currents I1 = 1 A and I2 = 2 A in the same direction. How far from the wire carrying the current I1 is the magnetic field zero? I am wondering if the answer might be that it can never equal 0. Since the current ...

**physics**

Two very long, straight, parallel wires carry currents that are directed perpendicular. Wire 1 carries a current I1 into the page (in the -z direction) and passes through the x axis at x = +a. Wire 2 passes through the x axis at x = -2a and carries an unknown current I2. The ...

**Physics**

Two parallel, uniformly charged, infinitely long wires carry opposite charges with a linear charge density ? = 5 £gC/m and are 8 cm apart. What is the magnitude and direction of the electric field at a point midway between them and 49 cm above the plane containing the two ...

**Physics**

Two long parallel wires separated by a distance, d, carry currents in opposite directions. If the left-hand wire carries a current i/2, and the right-hand wires carries a current i, determine where the magnetic field is zero.

**Physics**

Two straight and parallel wires of length 1.0 m carry a current - the first carries a currecnt of 9.0 A while the other wire carries a current of 4.0 A. What distance must separate the two straight and parallel copper wires if the force between them is to be 6.0 x 10-6 N? My ...

**magnetic field**

Two long, parallel wires carry current in the x-y plane. One wire carries 30 A to the left along the x-axis. The other carries 50 A to the right along a parallel line at y = 0.28 m. At what y-axis position in meters is the magnetic field equal to zero?

**Physics**

Two parallel straight wires are 1 meter apart. Each wire carries a current of 2 Amperes in the same direction. What is the resultant magnetic field produced by both wires at a point: 2) 1/4 of the distance between them I don't really understand what 2 is saying to be real ...

**physics**

Parallel wires, a distance D = 23.8 cm apart, carry a current, i = 2.43 A, in opposite directions as shown in the figure. A circular loop, of radius R = D/2 = 11.9 cm, has the same current flowing in a counterclockwise direction. Determine the magnitude of the magnetic field ...

**k**

Two wires parallel to each other and separated by a distance d carry different currents; they exert a force with magnitude F on each other. (a) The wires carry current in opposite directions. If the current carried by both wires is divided by five and the distance between the ...

**physics**

Two parallel wires in a horizontal plane carry currents I1 and I2 to the right. The wires each have a length L and are separated by a distance d. calculate the following where: I1 = 10A, I2 = 20A, d = 5mm, and L = 2m. What are the magnitude and direction of the B-field of wire...

**physics**

Four long, parallel conductors carry equal currents of I = 9.50 A. The current direction of the current is into the page at points A and B and out of the page at C and D. Calculate the magnitude and direction of the magnetic field at point P, located at the center of the ...

**PHYSICS**

Four long, parallel conductors carry equal currents of I = 9.50 A. The current direction of the current is into the page at points A and B and out of the page at C and D. Calculate the magnitude and direction of the magnetic field at point P, located at the center of the ...

**physics**

Two parallel wires both carry currents directed from left to right .A circular wire loop lies in the plane of the two wires, mid-way between them.As always, assume the currents are positive charges. Sketch the changes in magnetic fields induced and the resultant current ...

**Physics**

Two parallel wires both carry currents directed from left to right .A circular wire loop lies in the plane of the two wires, mid-way between them.As always, assume the currents are positive charges. Sketch the changes in magnetic fields induced and the resultant current ...

**Physics**

Horizontal electric power lines supported by vertical poles can carry large currents. Assume that Earth’s magnetic field runs parallel to the surface of the ground from south to north with a magnitude of 0.50××10^-4 Tesla and that the supporting poles are 38 m apart. Find ...

**Physical Science**

Two parallel transmission wires are laid between electrical towers. The distance between towers is 200 m, while the separation between the parallel wires is only 2.5 m. If the wires carry each a current of 1000 A, the magnitude of the force between the wires is closest to ... ...

**magnetism**

Two long, parallel wires carry current in the x-y plane. One wire carries 30 A to the left along the x-axis. The other carries 50 A to the right along a parallel line at y = 0.28 m. At what y-axis position in meters is the magnetic field equal to zero?

**electricity**

Two long, parallel wires carry current in the x-y plane. One wire carries 30 A to the left along the x-axis. The other carries 50 A to the right along a parallel line at y = 0.28 m. At what y-axis position in meters is the magnetic field equal to zero?

**physics**

Two long, parallel wires carry current in the x-y plane. One wire carries 30 A to the left along the x-axis. The other carries 50 A to the right along a parallel line at y = 0.28 m. At what y-axis position in meters is the magnetic field equal to zero?

**physics**

Two long, parallel wires carry current in the x-y plane. One wire carries 30 A to the left along the x-axis. The other carries 50 A to the right along a parallel line at y = 0.28 m. At what y-axis position in meters is the magnetic field equal to zero?

**physics**

Two identical wires with resistance,R and mass,m rest on two smooth parallel superconducting (zero resistance) rails. Initially, they are separated by a distance,D=70 cm. Suddenly, a uniform magnetic field B, perpendicular to the plane of the rails is switched on and the wires...

**Physics**

(the drawing is of a square with each side equaling L and the opposites of each corner are equal to each other, so the mystery corner would be 3I) Four parallel long straight wires are carrying current perpendicular to the page, and the points at which they pass through the ...

**Physics**

Two long straight wires are perpendicular to the page and located at distances d1 = 2 cm and d2 = 3.5 cm from the origin. Wire 1 carries current 5 A out of the page. If the net magnetic field due to the two currents is at an angle of 45 degrees to the x-axis at the origin, ...

**physics**

Two long, parallel conductors, separated by 14.0 cm, carry currents in the same direction. The first wire carries current I1 = 6.00 A, and the second carries I2 = 8.00 A Assume the conductors lie in the plane of the page. (a) What is the magnitude of the magnetic field created...

**Physics**

Two parallel wires conduct equal currents in the same direction. (a) At a point in the plane of the wires midway between them, do the individual fields of the wires cancel or reinforce each other? (b) At a point far away from the wires, do their individual fields tend to ...

**Physics (Urgent Please!)**

Two parallel wires conduct equal currents in the same direction. (a) At a point in the plane of the wires midway between them, do the individual fields of the wires cancel or reinforce each other? (b) At a point far away from the wires, do their individual fields tend to ...

**GENERAL PHYSICS**

Two long, parallel wires separated by 90 each carry currents of 2.0 in a horizontal direction.

**Physics**

Two parallel wires are carrying current. If the currents are in the same direction, what is the interaction between the two wires and why? How would this be different in the currents were in opposite directions?

**physics**

2.00 m long straight copper wire has a current of 8.0 A in it as it passes through a magnetic field. The magnitude of the force on the conductor is 2.00 N. The angle between the current and the magnetic field is 45°. What is the magnitude of the uniform magnetic field?

**physics**

Two straight and parallel wires of length 1.0 m carry a current — the first carries a current of 9.0 A while the other wire carries a current of 4.0 A. What distance must separate the two straight and parallel copper wires if the force between them is to be 6.0 × 10−6 N?

**PHYSICS!!!**

A long wire carrying a 5.0 A current perpendicular to the xy-plane intersects the x-axis at x = -2.0 cm. A second, parallel wire carrying a 2.5 A current intersects the x-axis at x = 2.0 cm. PART A At what point on the x-axis is the magnetic field zero if the two currents are ...

**physic**

A long wire carrying a 6.0 A current perpendicular to the xy-plane intersects the x-axis at x=âˆ’2.0cm. A second, parallel wire carrying a 2.0 A current intersects the x-axis at x=+2.0cm. At what point on the x-axis is the magnetic field zero if the two currents are in the...

**science**

How large a current would a very long, straight wire have to carry so that the magnetic field 2 cm from the wire is equal to 1 G (comparable to the earth’s northward-pointing magnetic field)?

**Physics**

An electrostatic force of 5 N exists between two identical point charges, each of mass 0.01 g, placed 4 mm apart. a.) Find the magnitude of each charge. b.) One of these charges is placed into a magnetic field. Assuming that the charge has a speed of 50 m/s and travels a ...

**physics**

A conducting bar slides without friction on two parallel horizontal rails that are 50 cm apart and connected by a wire at one end. The resistance of the bar and the rails is constant and equal to 0.10 . A uniform magnetic field is perpendicular to the plane of the ...

**Physics**

The wire in the drawing carries a current of 14 A. Suppose that a second long, straight wire is placed right next to this wire. The current in the second wire is 33 A. Use Ampere's law to find the magnitude of the magnetic field at a distance of r = 1.0 m from the wires when ...

**Physics**

The wire in the drawing carries a current of 13 A. Suppose that a second long, straight wire is placed right next to this wire. The current in the second wire is 28 A. Use Ampere's law to find the magnitude of the magnetic field at a distance of r = 0.76 m from the wires when ...

**Physics**

Two long, parallel wires carry current in the x-y plane. One wire carries 30 A to the left along the x-axis. The other carries 50 A to the right along a parallel line at y = 0.28 m. At what y-axis position in meters is the magnetic field equal to zero? I saw that how Elena ...

**Physics 2**

The wire in the figure below carries a current of 13 A. Suppose that a second long, straight wire is placed right next to this wire. The current in the second wire is 26 A. Use Ampère's law to find the magnitude of the magnetic field at a distance of r = 0.72 m from the wires...

**Physics 2**

The wire in the figure below carries a current of 13 A. Suppose that a second long, straight wire is placed right next to this wire. The current in the second wire is 26 A. Use Ampère's law to find the magnitude of the magnetic field at a distance of r = 0.72 m from the wires...

**Physics 2**

The wire in the figure below carries a current of 12 A. Suppose that a second long, straight wire is placed right next to this wire. The current in the second wire is 30 A. Use Ampère's law to find the magnitude of the magnetic field at a distance of r = 0.72 m from the wires...

**Physics IMP**

Two long, parallel wires carry current in the x-y plane. One wire carries 30 A to the left along the x-axis. The other carries 50 A to the right along a parallel line at y = 0.28 m. At what y-axis position in meters is the magnetic field equal to zero? I saw that how Elena ...

**Physics**

Four long, straight wires are parallel to each other and their cross-section forms a square. Each side of the square measures 0.0112 m. If each wire carries a currrent of 8.33 A in the direction shown, find the magnitude of the total magnetic field at P, the center of the square.

**Physics**

Please help me with these choose the best answers since I'm not sure of my answers. A current element produces a magnetic field in the region surrounding it. at any point in space, the magnetic field produced by this current element points in a direction that is a) radial from...

**Physics**

Please help me with these choose the best answers since I'm not sure of my answers. A current element produces a magnetic field in the region surrounding it. at any point in space, the magnetic field produced by this current element points in a direction that is a) radial from...

**physic**

Two parallel wires carry current of 1.6 ka in opposite directions. the distance between the wires is r=1.6 m compute the magnitude of the force per unit length exerted by one wire on the other?

**physics**

Two wires run parallel to each other with currents I1 = -60.3 A, and I2 = 44.1 A. If they are a = 0.12 m apart, what is the magnitude of the force (N) per meter of length? I used the formula (f/L)=Uo(I1)(I2)/(2(pi)(r)) I got 4.43810^-2(N/m)but it was wrong..I'm not sure what ...

**College physIcs**

An electron travels at a speed of 4.0×104 m/s through a uniform magnetic field whose magnitude is 1.4×10−3 T. What is the magnitude of the magnetic force on the electron if its velocity and the magnetic field are perpendicular? F= N What is the magnitude of the ...

**physics**

A loop of surface area s1=10cm^2 placed ina uniform magnetic field Bof magnitude B1=8×10^-2T, has its plane perpendicular to the field lines . A second loop of area s2=15cm^2 is placed in another uniform field B2 of magnitude B2=0.1T such that its normal unit vector n makes ...

**physics**

* A and B Two wires long and parallel, each carrying a distance of 1 m in two opposite directions, if the trend A equals one third B (Ia=1/3Ib), founding after the point which lies on the line where the two vertical magnetic field when the outcome is zero. This makes no sense ...

**Physics**

A proton travelling 1.5x10^6 m/s enters 2 vertically charged parallel plates held 0.15m apart. The top plate is held at +250V and the bottom is grounded (0V). A magnetic field can be applied to the area between the plates to counteract the electric force acting on the proton. ...

**physics**

Two parallel wires which carry currents I1 = 69 A and I2. The top wire is held in position, the bottom wire is prevented from moving sideways but can slide up and down without friction. If the wires have a mass of 5.3 g per metre of length calculate current I2 such that the ...

**Physics**

A long, straight wire carrying a current of 317 A is placed in a uniform magnetic field that has a magnitude of 7.69 × 10-3 T. The wire is perpendicular to the field. Find a point in space where the net magnetic field is zero. Locate this point by specifying its perpendicular...

**Phys 2425**

Each of two long straight parallel wires separated by a distance of 24.0 cm carries a current of 5.00 A in the same direction. What is the magnitude of the resulting magnetic field at a point that is 14.0 cm from each wire? I have tried (U0I/2pir)2 as well as U0I/4pia(cos(...

**math (desperate help, please.**

A long, straight wire of length 2L on the y-axis carries a current I. According to the Biot-Savart Law, the magnitude of the magnetic field due to the current at a point (a,0) is given by B(a)= (mu sub 0 multiply by I) divided by 4pi times the integral from -L to L of (Sine ...

**physics**

two llong parallel vertical wires 0.3m apart are placed east-west of one another.The current in the eastely one is 30A and that in the other is 20A.Both currents flow upwards.The earth"smagnetic field is horizontal directed north and has magnetude field B=20x10^-6T.Calculate ...

**physics**

Two identical thin wires are oriented along the x and y axes. With current on x plane going North. Current on y plane going West.Both carry the same current I, and there is no electrical contact between the wires. The points A, B, C, D are each equidistant from both wires. A: ...

**physics**

Two horizontal parallel wires which carry currents I1 = 45 A (top)and I2 (bottom). The top wire is held in position, the bottom wire is prevented from moving sideways but can slide up and down without friction. If the wires have a mass of 9.2 g per metre of length, calculate ...

**physics**

Two insulated wires, each 2.70 m long, are taped together to form a two-wire unit that is 2.70 m long. One wire carries a current of 7.00 A; the other carries a smaller current I in the opposite direction. The two wire unit is placed at an angle of 77.0° relative to a ...

**Calculus PLEASE HELP! PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE**

A long, straight wire of length 2L on the y-axis carries a current I. According to the Biot-Savart Law, the magnitude of the magnetic field due to the current at a point (a,0) is given by B(a)= (mu sub 0 multiply by I) divided by 4pi times the integral from -L to L of (Sine ...

**Physics**

Two thin, infinitely long, parallel wires are lying on the ground a distance d=3cm apart. They carry a current Io=200A going into the page. A third thin, infinitely long wire with mass per unit length λ=5g/m carries current I going out of the page. What is the value of ...

**Physics**

Two thin, infinitely long, parallel wires are lying on the ground a distance d=3cm apart. They carry a current Io=200A going into the page. A third thin, infinitely long wire with mass per unit length λ=5g/m carries current I going out of the page. What is the value of ...

**Physics**

Two charged particles have equal mass and carry charges of 2 nC and 3 nC respectively. They enter a magnetic field of strength 2 mT at the same velocity. Assuming that both particles exit the field parallel to each other and perpendicular to the field, determine the separation...

**PHYSICS**

Two thin, infinitely long, parallel wires are lying on the ground a distance d=3cm apart. They carry a current I_0=200A going into the page. A third thin, infinitely long wire with mass per unit length lambda=5g/m carries current I going out of the page. What is the value of ...

**Physics**

Two thin, infinitely long, parallel wires are lying on the ground a distance d=3cm apart. They carry a current I_0=200A going into the page. A third thin, infinitely long wire with mass per unit length lambda=5g/m carries current I going out of the page. What is the value of ...

**physics**

Two parallel straight conductors 5 m long and 12 cm apart are to have equal currents. The force each conductor experiences from the other is not to exceed 2x10^-2 N. What is the maximum possible current in each conductor? I'm getting a ridiculous answer of 1200 A. I'm doing ...

**physics**

Two 173 turn coils, each with a diameter of d = 4.45 m, are placed w = 1.31 m apart, as shown in the figure. A current of 6.99 A is flowing in the wires of both coils; the direction of the current is clockwise for both coils when viewed from the left. What is the magnitude of ...

**Physics**

1)A 0.050 m long wire is carrying a current of 2.0 A at right angles to a 0.15 T magnetic field. What is the magnitude of the force exerted by the magnetic field on the wire? F=ILB (0.050)(2.0)(0.15) 0.015 N 2)Which device is used to measure very small currents? galvanometer

**physics**

what is the magnetic effect of placing two wires with equal but oppositely directed currents close together or twisted about each other?

**Physics**

What is the magnetic effect of placing two wires with equal but oppositely directed currents close together or twisted about each other?

**Physics**

Two large, parallel, conducting plates are 20 cm apart and have charges of equal magnitude and opposite sign on their facing surfaces. An electrostatic force of 3.0 10-15 N acts on an electron placed anywhere between the two plates. (Neglect fringing.) a) Find the magnitude of...

**Physics**

Two point charges are 10.0 cm apart and have charges of 2.0 μC and –2.0 μC, respectively. What is the magnitude of the electric field at the midpoint between the two charges? 8.99*10^9(2*10^-6/.025)=719200 Two equal charges are separated by 3.7 x 10-10 m. The force...

**Science**

Two point charges are 10.0 cm apart and have charges of 2.0 μC and –2.0 μC, respectively. What is the magnitude of the electric field at the midpoint between the two charges? 8.99*10^9(2*10^-6/.025)=719200 Two equal charges are separated by 3.7 x 10-10 m. The force...

**electromagnetism**

#6 (6 points possible) The demonstration in LS6.U5 uses a Helmholtz coil, which is a pair of wire coils along a common axis that creates a somewhat uniform magnetic field at the center. To achieve a uniform field, the coil separation is equal to the coil radius. The Helmholtz ...

**Chemistry**

Two fixed charges, -4μC and -5μC, are separated by a certain distance. If the charges are separated by 20cm, what is the magnitude of the electric field halfway between the charges? My textbook says that the formula for electric field is (kq)/r^2. But Since I have ...

**Physical Science**

Consider the current-carrying wires in the figure. Both cases consist of long straight wires carrying a current I. In both cases, the wire is also bent in the shape of a circular loop of radius R. The only difference is in how the bending of the wire is done to create the loop...