# Gravitation (NEET (NTA)-National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (Medical) Physics): Questions 55 - 59 of 84

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## Question number: 55

» Gravitation » Energy

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### Question

With what velocity must a body be thrown upward form the surface of the earth so that it reaches a height of 10 R e? Mass of earth M = 6 ⨯ 10 24 kg, radius R e = 6.4 ⨯ 10 6 m and G = 6.67 ⨯ 10 -11 N-m 2 /kg 2.

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

10.7 ⨯ 10 3 m/s

b.

10.7 ⨯ 10 5 m/s

c.

10.7 ⨯ 10 4 m/s

d.

1.07 ⨯ 10 4 m/s

## Question number: 56

» Gravitation » Energy

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### Question

The masses and the radius of the earth and the moon are M 1, M 2 and R 1, R 2 respectively their centers are at distance d apart. The minimum speed with which a particle of mass m should be projected form a point midway between the two centers so as to escape to infinity will be

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Choice (4) Response

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d.

## Question number: 57

» Gravitation » Universal Law of Gravitation

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### Question

A particle is suspended from a spring and it stretches the spring by 2 cm on the surface of earth. The same particle will stretches the same spring at a place 600 km above earth surface by -

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

0.95 cm

b.

1.35 cm

c.

1.67 cm

d.

1.8 cm

## Question number: 58

» Gravitation » Gravitational Acceleration

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### Question

If the radius of the earth were to shrink by one percent its mass remaining the same, the acceleration due to gravity on the earth’s surface would -

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Decrease

b.

Remain unchanged

c.

Increase

d.

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## Question number: 59

» Gravitation » Gravitational Potential

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### Question

The radius of the earth is R e and the acceleration due to gravity at its surface is g. The work required in raising a body of mass m to a height h form the surface of the earth will be,

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Choice (4) Response

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