What will be the direction of magnetic field if  current flows from east to west in a straight conductor

Asked by saradamahapatra9999 | 14th Dec, 2019, 03:02: PM

Expert Answer:

Figure shows the direction of magnetic field lines using right hand rule, when current in conductor passing from east to west.
 
As shown in figure, if current is passing from east to west ( or from right to left ) ,
magnetic field lines are coming out of page below the conductor as shown in figure .
 
Above the conductor, magnetic field lines are going into the page as shown in figure

Answered by Thiyagarajan K | 14th Dec, 2019, 03:45: PM

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