Oscillations and WavesDoppler Effect in Sound (NEET (National Eligibility cum Medical Entrance Test) Physics): Questions 6  10 of 16
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Question number: 6
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A whistle sends out 210 waves in a second. If the whistle approaches the observer with velocity 1/4 of the velocity of sound in air, the number of waves per second the observer will receive
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  384 

b.  320 

c.  182 

d.  280 

Question number: 7
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A source of sound of frequency n is moving towards a stationary observer with a speed S. If the speed of sound in air is V and the frequency heard by the observer is n _{1}, the value of is,
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Choice (4)  Response  

a. 


b. 


c. 


d. 


Question number: 8
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A source of sound emitting a note of frequency 200 Hz moves towards an observer with a velocity v equal to the velocity of sound. If the observer also moves away from the source with the same velocity v, the apparent frequency heard by the observer is,
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  200 Hz 

b.  100 Hz 

c.  150 Hz 

d.  50 Hz 

Question number: 9
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A police car moving at 22 m/s, chases a motorcyclist. The police man sounds his horn at 176 Hz, while both of them move towards a stationary siren of frequency 165 Hz. Calculate the speed of the motorcycle, if it is given that he does not observes any beats
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  33 m/s 

b.  Zero 

c.  11 m/s 

d.  22 m/s 

Question number: 10
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The speed of sound in air at a given temperature is 250 m/s. An engine blows whistle at a frequency of 810 cps. It is approaching the observer with velocity 25 m/s. The apparent frequency in cps heard by the observer will be
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  1100 

b.  800 

c.  900 

d.  1000 
