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Homework Help: Physics 2: Magnetism Question

  1. Apr 5, 2013 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    Question: An electron is located on the Earth's magnetic equator at an altitude of 1000m. In which diretion will it be deflected when it is projeted upward?

    2. Relevant equations
    Not sure

    3. The attempt at a solution
    I'm trying to study for an electromagnetism exam trying to do all the problems in the book, but this conceptual question stumble me. Can somene tell me how to approach this type of problem? Thanks
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  3. Apr 5, 2013 #2


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