# Lorentz force and acceleration

08 Mar 2017please explain why the 6 entries of the Maxwell field tensor \(F_{\mu\nu}\) determine 4 components of 4-acceleration, and how it is possible to infer all 6 entries from experimenting with a charge.

please explain why the 6 entries of the Maxwell field tensor \(F_{\mu\nu}\) determine 4 components of 4-acceleration, and how it is possible to infer all 6 entries from experimenting with a charge.