Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 24 - Think and Explain: 59

Answer

No. Yes.

Work Step by Step

A magnetic field exerts no force on a stationary charge. This is stated on page 460. In an electric field E, a charge q feels a force of magnitude $q \times E$. A stationary electron will be set into motion.
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