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Which of the Following Property of a Proton Can Change While It Moves Freely in a Magnetic Field? (There May Be More than One Correct Answer.) - Science

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Which of the following property of a proton can change while it moves freely in a magnetic field? (There may be more than one correct answer.)
(a) mass
(b) speed
(c) velocity
(d) momentum

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Solution

(c) and (d)

When a proton enters in a region of magnetic field, it experiences a magnetic force. As a result of the force, the path of the proton becomes circular. Hence, its velocity and momentum change.

Concept: Force on a Current Carrying Conductor in a Magnetic Field
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NCERT Class 10 Science
Chapter 13 Magnetic Effects of Electric Current
Q 1 | Page 231
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