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Homework Help: Amperes Law

  1. May 27, 2010 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    2. Relevant equations

    State Amperes Law. Show that the magnetic field at a distance R from a very long straight wire carrying a current I has magnitude μ I / (2 pi R)

    3. The attempt at a solution

    I really don't know :(
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  3. May 27, 2010 #2


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    If you don't know how to state Ampere's Law, then you need to open your textbook to the section on magnetostatics and READ IT. You need to show at least some effort.
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