Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 24 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension): 17

Answer

In superconducting magnets, there is no electrical resistance to the flow of current. Larger currents can be used, as compared to conventional resistive electromagnets. The greater currents produce stronger magnetic fields.

Work Step by Step

This is discussed on pages 459-460.
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