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Most recent answer: 10/20/2011
On this very popular site, someone named "knowitall" says "The magnet will attract the bar of iron to it, but not vice versa. " True or false?
- Mike W
This absolutely violates Newton's third law. It's complete Baloney. It doesn't help that it comes from one of the most popular Q&A sites.

Mike W.

(published on 10/20/2011)

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