Electricity and magnetism are closely related. Magnetism can be used to produce electricity. And, electricity can be used to produce magnetism.

All conductors carrying current create a magnetic field. The magnetic field strength is changed by changing current ... stronger (more current), weaker (less current).

With a straight conductor, the magnetic field surrounds it as a series of circular lines of force. With a looped (coil) conductor, the lines of force can be concentrated to make a very strong field. The field strength can be increased by increasing the current, the number of coil turns, or both. A strong electromagnet can be made by placing an iron core inside a coil. Electromagnetism is used in many ways.

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