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ERIC Number: EJ505630
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0031-921X
Demonstrating Paramagnetism Using Liquid Nitrogen.
Simmonds, Ray; And Others
Physics Teacher, v32 n6 p374-375 Sep 1994
Describes how liquid nitrogen is attracted to the poles of neodymium magnets. Nitrogen is not paramagnetic, so the attraction suggests that the liquid nitrogen contains a small amount of oxygen, which causes the paramagnetism. (MVL)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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