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Mini-Quiz: Mysterious Force at a Distance

by Ron Kurtus (revised 23 March 2016)

Take this Mini-Quiz to check your understanding of the lesson material.



1. Which is NOT a force at a distance?

Gravity

Atomic energy

Magnetism

2. How can we explain a force at a distance?

Einstein's theory of relatives

When objects collide in space

There isn't a good explanation

3. It is possible that tiny particles cause the magnetic force?

That is one theory

That is impossible

It is a proven fact

If you got all three correct, you are on your way to becoming a Champion in Physics. If you had problems, you had better look over the material again.


Some things in Nature are simply strange


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Forces In Nature by Liz Sonneborn Rosen; Publishing Group (2004) $25.25 - Understanding gravitational, electrical and magnetic force

The Science of Forces by Steve Parker; Heinemann (2005) $29.29 - Projects with experiments with forces and machines

Glencoe Science: Motion, Forces, and Energy, by McGraw-Hill; Glencoe/McGraw-Hill (2001) $19.32 - Student edition (Hardcover)

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