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Magnets have two poles north and south.

Like poles repel and unlike poles attract.

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Are there 2 or 3 properties of magnets?

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Opposite poles of magnets attract each other while like poles repel. So... North is attracted to South but two Norths repeal and two Souths repel. Magnets are also attracted to magnetic substances such as Iron and Nickel. Basically, magnets have two poles, they come in various shapes and attract/repel other magnets.

What magnets are made from materials which retain their magnetic properties for a long time?

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What are the general properties of magnets?

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