Physics and Measurement-Errors in Measurement (NEET Physics): Questions 23 - 28 of 29

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The internal radius of a 1 m long resonance tube is measured as 3 cm. A tuning fork of frequency 3500Hz is used. The first resonating length is measured as 14.6 cm and the second resonating length is measured as 24.0 cm.

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Question

Calculate the speed of sound at the room temperature

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

276 m/s

b.

675 m/s

c.

930 m/s

d.

658 m/s

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Calculate the end correction.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

9.9 cm

b.

9.2 cm

c.

9.1 cm

d.

9.4 cm

Question number: 25

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

Number of significant figures in 0.005 is one and that in 0.500 is three.

Reason (Ꭱ)

This is because zero is not significant.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

c.

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

d.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

Question number: 26

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If there is a positive error of 50 % in the measurement of velocity of a body, then the error in the measurement of kinetic energy is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

25%

b.

50%

c.

125%

d.

75%

Question number: 27

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Question

The unit of percentage error is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Errors have got their own units which are different from that of physical quantity measured

b.

Different from that of physical quantity

c.

Percentage error is unitless

d.

Same as that of physical quantity

Question number: 28

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The mean time period of second’s pendulum is 2.00s and means absolute error in the time period is 0.05s. To express maximum estimate of error, the time period should be written as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

(2.00 + 0.025) s

b.

(2.00 + 0.05) s

c.

(2.00 - 0.01) s

d.

None of the above

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