One day, when the Sun is not exactly overhead, Diana suspends a bar magnet and when it comes to rest it looks as shown below.

She knows that a suspended magnet at rest points in the North-South direction. So one of the directions, the bar magnet is pointing to, is North. But she does not know which one it is.

Which of these should she find out to confirm which end of the magnet is pointing North?

1. the time of the day
2. the position of the Sun in the sky
3. the direction in which the magnet's shadow falls

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