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A circular coil of copper is kept horizontally below a vertical physically isolated magnet. If the magnet is allowed to free fall the acceleration by the magnet will be:- a.)Less than Gravity b.)Equal to Gravity c.)More than Gravity d.)Zero

Note by Swapnil Rajawat
3 years ago

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a) Less than gravity.

This is due to induction of the copper wire, causing a resistive upward force, slowing the magnets fall.. Sam Leo · 3 years ago

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@Sam Leo ok, thank you. Swapnil Rajawat · 3 years ago

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