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What is the direction of the magnetic force on the electron? An electron moves in the plane of this paper toward the top of the page. A magnetic field is also in the plane of the page and directed toward the right.

Asked by Fet, Last updated: Sep 15, 2021

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Answered Sep 19, 2017

Upward out of the page

The right-hand rule gives the direction. Be sure to account for the negative charge on the electron.
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