12th HSC Physics - One Mark Important Questions

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1) The electric field due to a point charge of $8 \;\mu C$ at a distance 20 cm from the point is:

a) $36\times10^{7}\;NC^{-1}$

b) $18\times10^{-1}\;NC^{-1}$

c) $18\times10^{9}\;NC^{-1}$

d) $36\times10^{9}\;NC^{-1}$

2) Electric field intensity is 400 $400\;Vm^{-1}$ at a distance of 2 m from a point charge. It will be $100\;Vm^{-1}$ at a distance?

a) 50 cm

b) 4 cm

c) 4 m

d) 1.5 m

3) A $400\;pF$ is charged by 1000 V battery. The electrostatic energy stored by the capacitor is:

a) $2\times10^{-4}\;J$

b) 0.02 J

c) 0.002 J

d) $2\times10^{-6}\;J$

4) The unit of electric field intensity is:

a) $Vm^{-1}$

b) $CN^{-1}$

c) $VC^{-1}$

d) $NC^{-1}$

5) Electric potential energy of two point charges is given by:

a) $\mu =\frac{q_{1}q_{2}}{4\pi\varepsilon_{0}r^2}$

b) u = –PE cos 0

c) $\mu =\frac{q_{1}q_{2}}{4\pi\varepsilon_{0}r}$

d) u = –PE sin 0

6) Which of the following is not a conductor?

a) Mercury

c) Air

d) Platinum

7) The magnitude of electric charge (e) is:

a) $1.6\; \times 10^{-19} \;C$

b) $6.024\; \times 10^{-24} \;C$

c) $3.2\; \times 10^{-19} \;C$

d) $6.624\; \times 10^{-34} \;C$

8) The capacitance of a capacitor is given by:

a) C = qV

b) C = q/V

c) C = qA

d) C = $\sigma$A

9) Van de Graaff generator produces large electro static potential difference of the order of:

a) $10^{3} \;V$

b) $10^{5} \;V$

c) $10^{7} \;V$

d) $10^{9} \;V$

10) Total charge in $_{92}U^{238}$ is:

a) +92 e

b) +238 e

c) +330 e

d) +146 e

11) An electric dipole of charges $2 \times \; 10^{-6} \;C$, $-2 \times \; 10^{-6} \;C$ are separated by a distance 1 cm. The electric field due o dipole at a point on its axial line 1 m from its centre will be:

a) 36 N/C

b) 18 N/C

c) 180 N/C

d) 360 N/C

12) The area of each plate of a parallel plate capacitor is $4 \times \; 10^{-2} sq m$. If the thickness of the dielectric medium between the plates $10^{-3} \;m$ and the relative permitivity of the dielectric is 7. The capacitance of the capacitor will be?

a) $2.479 \times \; 10^{-9} \;F$

b) $1.479 \times \; 10^{-9} \;F$

c) $2.479 \times \; 10^{-6} \;F$

d) $1.479 \times \; 10^{-6} \;F$

13) A capacitance of $2 \;\muF$ is given a charge of 10 C. If the charge on the capacitor is tripled, then the capacitance is:

a) $6 \;\muF$

b) $6.67 \;\muF$

c) $150 \;\muF$

d) $5 \;\muF$

14) Total flux over a closed surface of charge q is:

a) $4\pi q$

b) $36\pi \; \times 10^{9} \;q$

c) $9 \; \times 10^{9} \;q$

d) $4\pi \; \times 10^{9} \;q$

15) The resultant electric field at any point between two parallel charged sheets is:

a)$E=\frac{\sigma}{2\varepsilon_{0}}$

b) $E=\frac{-\sigma}{2\varepsilon_{0}}$

c) $E=\frac{\sigma}{\varepsilon_{0}}$

d) $E=\frac{2\sigma}{\varepsilon_{0}}$