PHYS208 Fundamentals of Physics II

Review of Maxwell's Equations

[Maxwell's equations]

Indicate the equation number most relevant to each phenomena listed in the table.

 1   2   3   4  Electromagnetic Phenomenon
        The displacement current.
        Under static conditions, no charge resides inside a conductor.
        A changing electric field generates a magnetic field.
        The net magnetic flux through a closed surface is zero.
        A changing magnetic field generates an electric field.
        Electric charge is accompanied by an electric field.
        There are no magnetic monopoles.
        Electric current is accompanied by a magnetic field.
        Coulomb's law.
        The electrostatic field is conservative.

Last updated Dec. 11, 1997.
Copyright George Watson, Univ. of Delaware, 1997.