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1

Identify the 2 magnetic poles.

North pole

South pole

2

North poles ______ North poles

Repel

3

South poles ______ South poles

Repel

4

North poles ______ South poles

Attract

5

South poles ______ North poles

Attract

6

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

magnetic material

7

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

Iron

Nickel

Cobalt

8

Why is steel magnetic?

It contains iron

9

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

magnetic field

10

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

A force acts on the material (push or pull)

11

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

12

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

Iron filings

Mini compasses.

13

Which direction doe the magnetic field lines travel in?

From the North pole ot the South pole

14

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

The magneitc field is stronger.