Please explain the effect of magnet on cathode rays during the cathode ray tube experiment.

Asked by Benjamin | 9th Oct, 2015, 05:32: PM

Expert Answer:

  • Cathode rays are beams of negatively charged electrons.
  • They get deflected in the magnetic field.
  • The direction of deflection confirms that cathode rays are made of negatively charged particles.

Answered by Prachi Sawant | 9th Oct, 2015, 05:54: PM

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