Flemmings right hand rule and Right hand thump rule. Are they SAME? Please share your views?

Many say that right hand thump rule (or grip rule) and Flemming's right hand rule are same. Do you agree? Please contrast the differences between them (with references please). Even Wikipedia says so (at present, 18 sept. 2011) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Right_hand_thumb_rule However some text books... show more Many say that right hand thump rule (or grip rule) and Flemming's right hand rule are same. Do you agree? Please contrast the differences between them (with references please).

Even Wikipedia says so (at present, 18 sept. 2011)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Right_hand_...

However some text books says both are different (NCERT Text book class X, Science).


Please help on this confusion -a great misconception among many on a topic lying at the heart of physics. Everyone please share your ideas and concepts.
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