Levitation Due To Repulsion


  • Working Principle:  Repulsion in like poles and attraction in unlike poles of magnets
  • Product Material:  EVA foam and plastic
  • Dimensions: base (20 x 5.5 x 6) cm
  • Age: 11 years
  • Class/Grade: 6th
  • Category: Physics
  • Resource: Student
SKU: PH 1003 S Category:

Magnetic fields of the same polarity repel each other. A similar concept is used in the maglev trains of Europe, Japan and China. Aim is to demonstrate the same principle with a levitating pencil

Learning Outcomes

  1. It becomes easy for a student to understand the characteristics of magnets with this DIY kit.
  2. It gives an opportunity to a student to be familiar with repulsion and attraction of magnetism.
  3. Easy to assemble toy which is made of user friendly flexible material and therefore easy to handle