Forces & Conductors | Magnetism | Physics | FuseSchool

Forces & Conductors | Magnetism | Physics | FuseSchool

In this video we explore what factors affect the size of the force on a wire carrying an electric current when it is placed in a magnetic field.

What does making a better electric motor depend on? The current? The length of the wire?

You will have seen the motor effect explained in another video You may want to have a look at it again.

Animation & Design: Jean-Pierre Louw (
Narration: Dale Bennett
Script: Alistair Haynes

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