Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 24 - Think and Discuss: 74



Work Step by Step

In an electric field E, a charge q feels a force of magnitude $q \times E$. A magnetic field exerts no force on a stationary charge. This is stated on page 460. Or, if the charge is moving parallel to the magnetic field, there is no magnetic force.
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