|Views: 3,295
|Likes: 17

Published by Yeo Cuthbert

See more

See less

This paper consists of 20 printed pages

Anglo-Chinese Junior College

Physics Preliminary ExaminationHigher 2

PHYSICS

Paper 1 Multiple Choice

Additional Materials: Multiple Choice Answer Sheet

9646/01

31 Aug 20101 hour 15 minutes

READ THESE INSTRUCTIONS FIRST

Write in soft pencil.Do not use staples, paper clips, highlighters, glue or correction fluid.Write your Name and Index number in the answer sheet provided.There are

forty

questions in this section. Answer

all

questions. For each question there arefour possible answers

A

,

B

,

C

and

D

.Choose the

one

you consider correct and circle your choice in

soft pencil

on the separateAnswer Sheet.

Read the instructions on the Answer sheet very carefully.

Each correct answer will score one mark. A mark will not be deducted for a wrong answer.Any rough working should be done in this Question Paper.

2

ACJC 2010 H2 9646 Prelim Exam P1

DATA AND FORMULAEData

speed of light in free space,

c

=

3.00

×

10

8

m s

−

1

permeability of free space,

μ

o

=

4

π

×

10

−

7

H m

−

1

permittivity of free space,

ε

o

=

8.85

×

10

−

12

F m

−

1

(1/(36

π

))

×

10

-9

F m

-1

elementary charge,

e

=

1.60

×

10

−

19

Cthe Planck constant,

h

=

6.63

×

10

−

34

J sunified atomic mass constant,

u

=

1.66

×

10

−

27

kgrest mass of electron,

m

e

=

9.11

×

10

−

31

kgrest mass of proton,

m

p

=

1.67

×

10

−

27

kgmolar gas constant,

R

=

8.31 J K

−

1

mol

−

1

the Avogadro constant,

N

A

=

6.02

×

10

23

mol

−

1

the Boltzmann constant,

k

=

1.38

×

10

−

23

J K

−

1

gravitational constant,

G

=

6.67

×

10

−

11

N m

2

kg

−

2

acceleration of free fall,

g

=

9.81 m s

−

2

Formulae

uniformly accelerated motion,

s

=

ut +

21

at

2

v

2

=

u

2

+

2

as

work done on/by a gas,

W

=

p

Δ

V

hydrostatic pressure,

p

=

ρ

g

h

gravitational potential,

φ

=

−

r Gm

displacement of particle in s.h.m.,

x

=

x

o

sin

ω

t

velocity of particle in s.h.m.,

v

=

v

o

cos

ω

t

=

±ω

22

x x

o

−

mean kinetic energy of a molecule of an ideal gas

E

=

32

kT

resistors in series,

R

=

R

1

+ R

2

+

…

resistors in parallel,

1/R

=

1/R

1

+ 1/R

2

+

…

electric potential,

V

=

r Q

o

πε

4

alternating current/voltage,

x

=

x

o

sin

ω

t

transmission coefficient,

T

∝

exp(

−

2

kd

)where

k

=

22

)(8

h E U m

−

π

radioactive decay,

x

=

x

o

exp(

−λ

t

)

decay constant,

λ

=

21

6930

t

.

3

ACJC 2010 H2 9646 Prelim Exam P1 [Turn over

1

Which of the following SI units can be expressed in exactly two base SI units?

A

coulomb

B

tesla

C

newton

D

hertz

2

The viscosity of a fluid,

μ

, can be determined by measuring the terminal velocity,

v

T

, of a sphere when it descends in the fluid. The fluid has a density

ρ

f

while the sphere hasa density

ρ

s

and a diameter of

d

. The viscosity can then be calculated by the formula

2

9)(5=

d v

ρ ρ μ

T f s

The values measured are

v

T

= (1.60 ± 0.04) m s

−1

ρ

s

= (2700 ± 20) kg m

−3

ρ

f

= (900 ± 10) kg m

−3

d

= (20.0 ± 0.4) mmWhat is the percentage uncertainty in the value of

μ

?

A

6.2 %

B

7.1 %

C

8.2 %

D

8.4 %

3

A car is travelling at a velocity of 24 m s

-1

due west initially. At a later time, it is seentravelling at a velocity of 10 m s

-1

due south.Given that the direction North

N

, points vertically upwards, which of the following vector R represents the change in velocity of the car?

A B C D

R

N

R

N

R

N

R

N