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We know cyclic integralF(r).dl=0 => curlF(r)=0 andF(r) is a conservative vector field.

What if the vector field is NOT a function of r(x,y,z)?Suppose,F is a function of velocity or time...i.e.F=F(v) orF=F(t).Say we do not knowv=v(r) or t=t(r).In that case will the field be at all consevative?

Is magnetic force (Lorentz force F=v x B ) a function of velocity?

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

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