# Choose the correct option. A place where the vertical components of Earth's magnetic field is zero has the angle of dip equal to - Physics

MCQ

Choose the correct option.

A place where the vertical components of Earth's magnetic field is zero has the angle of dip equal to

• 45°

• 60°

• 90°

#### Solution

Explanation:

"B"_"V"/"B"_"H" = tanΦ

As, BV = 0, tanΦ  = 0 ⇒ Φ = 0°

Concept: The Earth’s Magnetism
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#### APPEARS IN

Balbharati Physics 11th Standard Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 12 Magnetism
Exercises | Q 1. (v) | Page 228