Copper is a non-magnetic material, thus it is not attracted by a magnet.
However, when the loop of copper wire is inserted between the two permanent magnets, a current is induced in the loop.
You want to insert a loop of copper wire between the two permanent magnets in FIGURE. Is there an attractive magnetic force that tends to pull the loop in, like a magnet pulls on a paper clip? Or do you need to push the loop in against a repulsive force? Explain.
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