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Do circular electric lines of force exist ? why? what about magnetic lines of force?
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    Yes to both questions. Current in a straight wire produces circular concentric magnetic lines of force around the wire. A changing magnetic field produced circular lines of electric force around the magnetic lines of force.

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    Thanks a lot.I was under the wrong impression that circular electric and magnetic lines of force do not exist.

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