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1
Q

Identify the 2 magnetic poles.

A

North pole

South pole

2
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North poles ______ North poles

A

Repel

3
Q

South poles ______ South poles

A

Repel

4
Q

North poles ______ South poles

A

Attract

5
Q

South poles ______ North poles

A

Attract

6
Q

A material that is attracted to a magnet is called a...

A

magnetic material

7
Q

Identify the 3 only 3 magnetic metals found in the periodic table.

A

Iron

Nickel

Cobalt

8
Q

Why is steel magnetic?

A

It contains iron

9
Q

The invisible force field that surrounds a magnet is called a...

A

magnetic field

10
Q

If a magnetic material is place in a force field what happens?

A

A force acts on the material (push or pull)

11
Q

Draw the magnetic field lines that represent a magnetic field on the magnet below:

A
12
Q

Which 2 methods can we use to observe the magnetic field lines around a magnet?

A

Iron filings

Mini compasses.

13
Q

Which direction doe the magnetic field lines travel in?

A

From the North pole ot the South pole

14
Q

What does it mean if the magnetic field lines are close together?

A

The magneitc field is stronger.