Review Questions for Dec 9th

If your child can answer these questions with confidence by the end of this week, they are in a good place for this week’s material. If not, they may need some additional practice

  1. Can you draw a magnetic field of a magnet?
    1. Which direction should arrows point on the North side?
    2. Which direction should arrows point on the South side?
    3. Which side is positive, and which side is negative?
  2. Can you draw the field between two magnets that are attracting?
  3. Can you draw the filed between two magnets that are repelling?
  4. What is a magnetic domain, and how do they help a magnet work?
  5. What is an electromagnet?
  6. What variables can you change that will help make an electromagnet like the one we made in class stronger?