Is Lodestone a strong magnet or aweak magnet?

Asked by  | 19th Oct, 2008, 05:00: PM

Expert Answer:

Lodestone (magnetite) is strong enough to attract iron and in the long ago it was used as a compass. However, it would not be considered strong in comparison with modern manufactured magnets such as high strength  magnets.

Answered by  | 19th Oct, 2008, 08:26: PM

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