GravitationGravitational Acceleration (NEET Physics): Questions 5  9 of 20
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Question number: 5
» Gravitation » Gravitational Acceleration
Question
Two planets of radii in the ratio 1: 2 are made from the materials of density in the ratio 3: 1. Then the ratio of acceleration due to gravity g _{1} /g _{2} at the surface of two planets will be
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Choice (4)  Response  

a. 


b. 


c. 


d.  1 

Question number: 6
» Gravitation » Gravitational Acceleration
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On a planet (whose size is the same as that of earth and mass 4 times to the earth) the energy needed to lift a 2 kg mass vertically upwards through 2 m distance on the planet is (g = l0 m/sec ^{2} on the surface of earth) –
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  160 J 

b.  320 J 

c.  16 J 

d.  32 J 

Question number: 7
» Gravitation » Gravitational Acceleration
Assertion (Ꭺ)
The universal gravitational constant is same as acceleration due to gravity.
Reason (Ꭱ)
Gravitational constant and acceleration due to gravity have different dimensional formula.
Choices
Choice (4)  Response  

a.  Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ 

b.  Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false 

c.  Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true 

d.  Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ 

Question number: 8
» Gravitation » Gravitational Acceleration
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At what height above the earth’s surface the acceleration due to gravity will be of its value at the earth’s surface? Radius of earth is 6400 km
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  25600 km 

b.  2228 km 

c.  12800 km 

d.  2560 km 

Question number: 9
» Gravitation » Gravitational Acceleration
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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 
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  Decrease 

b.  Remain unchanged 

c.  Increase 

d.  Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague 
