Take this quiz to test your knowledge of all things magnets and magnetism. All answers can be found on the facts about magnets page.
- Can you name some objects or materials that a magnet can attract?
- Can you name some different types of magnets?
- What is lodestone rock?
- Where can lodestone be found?
- Why did people think magnets were magic in times past?
- How might you use magnets around your home? (Hint: think of your fridge!)
- What are the two end parts on a magnet called?
- Before GPS was invented, how could we tell in which direction we were facing?
- How far away in miles is the magnetic North Pole from True North?
- What is the name for the connection between magnetism and electricity?