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Problem: A current-carrying wire is wrapped around cardboard tube as shown below.In which direction does the magnetic field point inside the tube?a. leftb. rightc. upd. downe. out of the screenf. into the screenBriefly explain your reasoning

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We are required to determine the direction of the magnetic field produce by a solenoid. A solenoid is a coil carrying current. 

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A current-carrying wire is wrapped around cardboard tube as shown below.

In which direction does the magnetic field point inside the tube?

a. left

b. right

c. up

d. down

e. out of the screen

f. into the screen

Briefly explain your reasoning

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