Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 25 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension) - Page 480-481: 14



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A magnetohydrodynamic (MHD) generator shoots a plasma of charged ions and electrons through a magnetic field, which expands outward. The movement of the beam of charges through the magnetic field induces a voltage, as prescribed by Faraday's Law. This is discussed on page 475.
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