# Electromagnetism: Turning effect of coil

## Homework Statement

This is a question about turning effect on a current-carrying coil lying between the poles of a magnet.
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On the textbook, it is stated the turning effect on the coil can be increased by increasing the area of the coil (inside the magetic field).
I understand the force would increase if AB and CD increases.
But I'm not sure whether the turning effect will increase when BC increases. :uhh:
Can anyone tell me?

## The Attempt at a Solution

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$$F = BIl\sin\alpha$$