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Good tutorial on magnetism?

  1. Apr 15, 2012 #1
    Hi guys,

    I have been self-studying physics since sometime Its been going great,but I was reading yesterday on magnetism their some stuff that my book doesn't cover and assume you already know how to do it.
    For example If we place a compass between two mangetic field or three or more we need to find the net force on the compass those questions I don't understand I do right hand rule on each of the wire in order to determine force direction and then finding net force,but somehow I end up getting it wrong,so I think I don't understand magnetism fully.

    Would anyone recommend a good tutorial that covers magnetism and does it justice ?
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  3. Apr 16, 2012 #2
    look for walter lewins lectures on electricity and magnetism MIT OCW
  4. Apr 18, 2012 #3
    thanks I checked the lectures they are really awesome.
    sorry for late reply didn't have internet lately.
    Thanks again :) I will enjoy those.
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