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Problem: A +2 μC charge is at rest in a magnetic field of 2 T pointing along the +x-axis. What is the force acting on this charge in the magnetic field? A) -4 μN B) +4 μN C) +2 μN D) 0

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A +2 μC charge is at rest in a magnetic field of 2 T pointing along the +x-axis. What is the force acting on this charge in the magnetic field?

A) -4 μN

B) +4 μN

C) +2 μN

D) 0

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