a 10cm long straight wire is parallel with the z axis and carries a current of 4.0A in the +z direction. The force on this wire due to a uniform magnetic field B is -0.20N i+0.20N j. If this wire is rotated so that it is parallel with the x axis with the current in the +x direction, the force on the wire becomes 0.20N k. Find B.
The Attempt at a Solution
I rearranged the equation so B=F/(IxL). I plugged all of the numbers in but I dont understand how to do the dot product if I is not a vector. Can I use some kind of dot product between F and L?