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Tangent Law

When a small magnet is suspended in two uniform magnetic fields B and BHwhich are at right angles to each other, the magnet comes to rest at an angle θ with respect to BH.
 
In equilibrium
 
MBH sin θ = MB sin (90° – θ)
 
B = BH tan θ.
 
This is called tangent law.
 
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