Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 24 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension): 10

Answer

In a magnetized iron nail, the atoms are mostly aligned with each other in a magnetic domain. In an unmagnetized iron nail, the atoms are not so aligned.

Work Step by Step

This is discussed on page 457.
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