why dont magnetic field lines intersect each other?

Asked by Nandagopal Biju | 28th Sep, 2010, 12:00: AM

Expert Answer:

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Field lines don't cross each other because a magnetic object placed at a point in the field moves only in 1 direction due to attraction or repulsion. If 2 lines get crossed, it means that the object can move in 2 directions, which can not be the case.


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Answered by  | 30th Sep, 2010, 07:15: PM

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