The Ejs Three Current-Carrying Wires model is a ranking task exercise involving the ranking of the current magnitudes in three parallel current-carrying wires. The simulation displays the net force on each wire due to the other two wires. You can modify this simulation if you install Ejs then right-click within the plot and select "Open Ejs Model" from the pop-up menu.
Ejs Three Current-Carrying Wires model was created using the Easy Java Simulations (Ejs) modeling tool. It is distributed as a ready-to-run (compiled) Java archive. Double clicking the ejs_bu_three_wires.jar file will run the program if Java is installed. Ejs is a part of the Open Source Physics Project. Additional Ejs models for physics can be found by searching ComPADRE for Open Source Physics, OSP, or Ejs.
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Duffy, A. (2008). Ejs Three Current-Carrying Wires Model (Version 1.0) [Computer software]. Retrieved September 2, 2014, from http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7637&DocID=617
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