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Faradays law of induction

  1. Feb 21, 2005 #1
    Ok, I need a lot of help on this one. A single conducting loop of wire has an area of 7.4*10^-2 m^2 and a resistance of 110 ohms. Perpendicular to the plane of the loop is a magnetic field of strength 0.18 T. At what rate (in T/s) must this field change if the induced current in the loop is to be 0.22 A?

    So far all I can figure out is that Phi=BA. And I don't think that has anything to do with this problem. :grumpy:

    Thanks for any and all help.
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  3. Feb 21, 2005 #2


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    Well, how do you relate the change in flux to the induced EMF? And once you have that, just use ohm's law to get the current.
  4. Feb 21, 2005 #3
    you should know these formulae from your text

    flux [tex] \Phi = \int B dA Cos \theta[/tex]
    and induced emf [tex] E = \frac{d \Phi}{dt} [/tex]
    and also the induced Emf is just live a voltage really so E = IR.

    now try and rearrange these equatios to solve
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