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Compass Near Bar Magnet

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Point $X$ is a small distance below the center of a bar magnet, as shown. A student places a compass directly over Point $X$.

Which image below properly shows how the north and south ends of the compass needle will align after the compass is placed at Point $X$?

A

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B

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C

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D

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