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  1. Apr 28, 2006 #1
    hey everybody, may i ask what does this question mean
    ii) A description of the production of eddy currents in terms of Lenz’s Law

    its question two of my assignment. But im not sure wat the question mean and how to start it. Got any idea just drop some here: thanks
     
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  3. Apr 28, 2006 #2

    J77

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    A google search for "Lenz law" may prove fruitful...
     
  4. Apr 28, 2006 #3
    i got heaps of info but stil dont understand the question.
    Does it want me to just list the main features of eddy current or lenz law@_@confusing the part"eddy current in lenz law"
     
  5. Apr 28, 2006 #4

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    I think it wants you to explain how moving a metal plate through a magnetic field induces eddy currents.

    http://www.launc.tased.edu.au/online/sciences/physics/Lenz's.html
     
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  6. Apr 28, 2006 #5
    big thanks j77 and every1-_-i will b doing it^^. atleast now i kno where to start heehe
     
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