Properties of Solids & Liquids (KVPY Stream SB-SX (Class 12 & 1st Year BSC) Physics): Questions 4 - 6 of 12

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Question number: 4

» Properties of Solids & Liquids » Young's Modulus

Appeared in Year: 2015

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A horizontal steel railroad track has a length of 100 m when the temperature is 250 C. The track is constrained from expanding or bending. The stress on the track on a hot summer day, when the temperature is 400 C, is –

(Note: the linear coefficient of thermal expansion for steel is 1.1×105/0C and the Young’s modulus of steel is 2×1011Pa )

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

8.8×107Pa

b.

5.5×107Pa

c.

3.3×107Pa

d.

6.6×107Pa

Question number: 5

» Properties of Solids & Liquids » Temperature

Appeared in Year: 2015

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A closed bottle containing water at 300 C is open on the surface of the moon. Then,

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

The water will come out as a spherical ball.

b.

The water will freeze.

c.

The water will boil.

d.

The water will decompose into hydrogen and oxygen.

Question number: 6

» Properties of Solids & Liquids » Heat Transfer » Conduction

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A metal rod of length 50 cm and radius 1.5 cm is covered with an insulating material. One end of the rod is maintained at 1000 C and the other end is immersed in ice at 00 C. It is found that 28.5 g of ice melts in 4 minutes. Calculate the thermal conductivity of metal. Latent heat of fusion of ice = 80 cal g-1.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

282Wm1K1

b.

260Wm1K1

c.

290Wm1K1

d.

274Wm1K1

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