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Quick question about coulomb's law

  1. Jan 20, 2005 #1
    does coulomb's law govern magnetic attraction and replusion also?

    thanks
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Jan 20, 2005 #2
    depend on your education level...
    If you are a highschool student, the answer is definity NO...

    However, if you know a little bit of relativity, I would say yes, because magnetic force is merely the relativistic correction of electric (coulomb) force..
     
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