What will happen if a bar magnet is cut into four pieces

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If a bar magnet is broken into four pieces, each piece will behave as an individual magnet because the new poles are formed at the broken ends.
If these pieces are broken further, the smaller pieces still remains as individual magnets with two opposite poles. Even a very small piece of a magnet is an individual magnet and has a north and a south pole.

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