AQA GCSE Physics focus questions on Poles of a magnet

Poles of a magnet questions

Most of the answers to these questions can be found on Page 68 of the AQA GCSE Physics Specification.

  1. Where on a magnet are the magnetic forces the strongest? A nice and easy one to start!
  2. What happens when two magnets are brought close together.
  3. What do two like poles do to each other? e.g a North and a North.
  4. What do two unlike poles do to each other? e.g. a North and South pole.
  5. What is your understanding of a non-contact force?
  6. What is the difference between a permanent magnet and an induced magnet?
  7. Copy and Complete the following paragraph.

Induced magnetism always causes a force of
_____________. When removed from the magnetic field an induced
magnet loses most/all of its magnetism ____________.

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