Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 24 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension): 5

Answer

Magnetic poles cannot occur alone, i.e., a north pole is always accompanied by a south pole. On the other hand, electric charges can be isolated, e.g., a proton can exist without an electron.

Work Step by Step

This is discussed on page 454.
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