# Physics

Which way does the magnetic vector B point in the vicinity of the Earth's North Pole?

A. Upward
B Downward
C. Horizontally
D. THere is no magnetic field at the North Pole

1. I don't see the vector, but i would assume UPWARD for north.

posted by Henry

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