Poles of Magnets
Name______________

Problem:
What makes magnets push apart?

Hypothesis:
____Magnets with opposite poles push apart.
____Magnets with same poles push apart.


Materials:
bar magnets


Procedure:
1. Place two magnets end to end.
2. Turn one of the magnet around.
3. Place five magnets end to end so they stick together.


Data:
Write what happened when you placed two ends of magnets with different colors together. ______________________________________________________________________________

Write what happened when you turned one of the magnets around. ______________________________________________________________________________

Draw the two magnets repelling and attracting each other below. Label your parts.









Conclusion:
What did you learn about why magnets repel and attract each other?
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