Magnetism

This lesson explores the rules of magnetic attraction, how some materials are magnetic and others not and how to investigate the relationship between the strength of a magnetic field and the distance from a magnet.

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Quiz:

Magnetism

This quiz, right at the end of the magnetism topic, will help you check you have understood the basics of magnetism.

Q1.What is the 'most magnetic' end of a magnet called?

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Q2.What are the names of the magnetic poles?

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Q3.What happens when different poles are brought together?

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Q4.Which of these materials is not magnetic?

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Q5.Which statement does NOT describe a magnetic material?

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Q6.Material A doesn't move when a magnet is bought near it. What conclusion can be made about the material A?

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Q7.Material B is attracted to the north pole of a magnet and repelled when the south pole of a magnet is bought near it. What conclusion can be made about the material B?

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Q8.Material C is attracted to both the north pole and the south pole of a magnet. What conclusion can be made about the material C?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Magnetism

This quiz, right at the end of the magnetism topic, will help you check you have understood the basics of magnetism.

Q1.What is the 'most magnetic' end of a magnet called?

1/8

Q2.What are the names of the magnetic poles?

2/8

Q3.What happens when different poles are brought together?

3/8

Q4.Which of these materials is not magnetic?

4/8

Q5.Which statement does NOT describe a magnetic material?

5/8

Q6.Material A doesn't move when a magnet is bought near it. What conclusion can be made about the material A?

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Q7.Material B is attracted to the north pole of a magnet and repelled when the south pole of a magnet is bought near it. What conclusion can be made about the material B?

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Q8.Material C is attracted to both the north pole and the south pole of a magnet. What conclusion can be made about the material C?

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Lesson summary: Magnetism

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