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Best of Luck for Your Competitive Exams 8. An object is moving in a circle of radius 100 m with a
constant speed of 31.4 m/s. What is its average speed for
one complete revolution
1. Two racing cars of masses m1 and m2 are moving in circles
(a) Zero (b) 31.4 m/s
of radii r1 and r2 respectively. Their speeds are such that
each makes a complete circle in the same duration of time t (c) 3.14 m/s (d) 2  31.4 m / s
. The ratio of the angular speed of the first to the second car 9. In 1.0 s, a particle goes from point A to point B, moving in a
is semicircle of radius 1.0 m (see figure). The magnitude of the
(a) m1 : m2 (b) r1 : r2 average velocity is
(c) 1 : 1 (d) m1r1 : m2 r2

1.0 m
2. A particle is moving in a horizontal circle with constant
speed. It has constant
(a) Velocity (b) Acceleration
(c) Kinetic energy (d) Displacement B

(a) 3.14m / s (b) 2.0 m / s
3. A particle moves in a circle of radius 25 cm at two
revolutions per second. The acceleration of the particle in (c) 1.0 m / s (d) Zero
m / s is 10. A block of mass m at the end of a string is whirled round in
a vertical circle of radius R . The critical speed of the block
(a)  2 (b) 8 2 at the top of its swing below which the string would slacken
(c) 4 2 (d) 2 2 before the block reaches the top is

4. What is the value of linear velocity, if   3ˆi  4 ˆj  kˆ and (a) Rg (b) (Rg)2

r  5ˆi  6ˆj  6kˆ (c) R/g (d) Rg
(a) 6ˆi  2ˆj  3kˆ (b)  18ˆi  13ˆj  2kˆ 11. A particle moves in a circular path with decreasing speed.
(c) 4ˆi  13ˆj  6kˆ (d) 6ˆi  2ˆj  8kˆ Choose the correct statement.

5. A particle of mass M is moving in a horizontal circle of (a)Angular momentum remains constant

radius R with uniform speed V. When it moves from one (b) Acceleration ( a ) is towards the center
point to a diametrically opposite point, its (c) Particle moves in a spiral path with decreasing radius
(a) Kinetic energy changes by MV 2 / 4 (d) The direction of angular momentum remains constant
(b) Momentum does not change
12. An aeroplane is flying horizontally with a velocity of 600
(c) Momentum changes by 2MV
km/h at a height of 1960 m. When it is vertically at a point A
(d) Kinetic energy changes by MV 2 on the ground, a bomb is released from it. The bomb strikes
6. If a cyclist moving with a speed of 4.9 m/s on a level road the ground at point B. The distance AB is
can take a sharp circular turn of radius 4 m, then coefficient (a) 1200 m (b) 0.33 km
of friction between the cycle tyres and road is
(c) 3.33 km (d) 33 km
(a) 0.41 (b) 0.51
13. A ball is thrown upwards and it returns to ground describing
(c) 0.61 (d) 0.71
a parabolic path. Which of the following remains constant
7. The maximum velocity (in ms–1) with which a car driver (a) Kinetic energy of the ball
must traverse a flat curve of radius 150 m and coefficient of (b) Speed of the ball
friction 0.6 to avoid skidding is (c) Horizontal component of velocity
(a) 60 (b) 30 (d) Vertical component of velocity
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14. The height y and the distance x along the horizontal plane 1
(c) m/s 2 toward north-east
of a projectile on a certain planet (with no surrounding 2
atmosphere) are given by y  (8 t  5t 2 ) meter and x  6 t 1
(d) m/s 2 toward north-west
meter, where t is in second. The velocity with which the 2
projectile is projected is 21. A force acts on a 30 gm particle in such a way that the
(a) 8 m/sec position of the particle as a function of time is given by
(b) 6 m/sec x  3t  4 t 2  t 3 , where x is in metres and t is in seconds.
(c) 10 m/sec The work done during the first 4 seconds is
(d) Not obtainable from the data (a) 5.28 J (b) 450 mJ
(c) 490 mJ (d) 530 mJ
15. A body is projected at such an angle that the horizontal
range is three times the greatest height. The angle of 
22. A force (F )  3ˆi  cˆj  2kˆ acting on a particle causes a
projection is 
displacement: (s )  4ˆi  2ˆj  3kˆ in its own direction. If the
(a) 25 o 8  (b) 33o 7
work done is 6 J, then the value of ' c ' is
(c) 42 o 8  (d) 53 o 8 
(a) 0 (b) 1
16. For a given velocity, a projectile has the same range R for (c) 6 (d) 12
two angles of projection if t1 and t2 are the times of flight in
the two cases then 23. A particle is acted upon by a force of constant magnitude
(a) t1 t 2  R 2
(b) t1 t 2  R which is always perpendicular to the velocity of the particle,
the motion of the particle takes place in a plane. It follows
1 1 that
(c) t1 t 2  (d) t1 t 2 
R R2 (a) Its velocity is constant
(b) Its acceleration is constant
17. A car is moving in a circular horizontal track of radius 10 m (c) Its kinetic energy is constant
with a constant speed of 10 m/sec. A plumb bob is
(d) It moves in a straight line
suspended from the roof of the car by a light rigid rod of
length 1.00 m. The angle made by the rod with track is
24. A man starts walking from a point on the surface of earth
(a) Zero (b) 30o (assumed smooth) and reaches diagonally opposite point.
(c) 45o (d) 60 o What is the work done by him
(a) Zero (b) Positive
18. A long horizontal rod has a bead which can slide along its (c) Negative (d) Nothing can be said
length, and initially placed at a distance L from one end A of 25. A particle moves under the effect of a force F = Cx from x
the rod. The rod is set in angular motion about A with = 0 to x  x1 . The work done in the process is
constant angular acceleration . If the coefficient of friction
between the rod and the bead is , and gravity is neglected, (a) Cx 12 (b) Cx12
then the time after which the bead starts slipping is 2
(c) Cx1 (d) Zero
 
(a) (b) 26. Natural length of a spring is 60 cm, and its spring constant is
 
4000 N/m. A mass of 20 kg is hung from it. The extension
1 produced in the spring is, (Take g  9.8 m / s 2 )
(c) (d) Infinitesimal
 (a) 4.9 cm (b) 0.49 cm
(c) 9.4 cm (d) 0.94 cm
19. The driver of a car travelling at velocity v suddenly see a 27. The potential energy between two atoms in a molecule is
broad wall in front of him at a distance d. He should
a b
given by U(x)  12  6 ; where a and b are positive
(a) Brake sharply (b) Turn sharply x x
(c) (a) and (b) both (d) None of the above constants and x is the distance between the atoms. The
20. A particle is moving eastwards with velocity of 5 m/s. In 10 atom is in stable equilibrium when
sec the velocity changes to 5 m/s northwards. The average 11a a
acceleration in this time is (a) x  6 (b) x6
5b 2b
(a) Zero
1 2a
(b) m/s 2 toward north-west (c) x0 (d) x  6
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28. If the linear momentum is increased by 50%, the kinetic 35. A force of 2ˆi  3ˆj  4kˆ N acts on a body for 4 second,
energy will increase by
(a) 50% (b) 100% produces a displacement of (3ˆi  4 ˆj  5kˆ)m. The power
(c) 125% (d) 25% used is
(a) 9.5 W (b) 7.5 W
29. A bullet is fired from a rifle. If the rifle recoils freely, then the (c) 6.5 W (d) 4.5 W
kinetic energy of the rifle is
(a) Less than that of the bullet 36. Two solid rubber balls A and B having masses 200 and 400
gm respectively are moving in opposite directions with
(b) More than that of the bullet
velocity of A equal to 0.3 m/s. After collision the two balls
(c) Same as that of the bullet come to rest, then the velocity of B is
(d) Equal or less than that of the bullet (a) 0.15 m/sec (b) 1.5 m/sec
(c) – 0.15 m/sec (d) None of the above
30. If a body looses half of its velocity on penetrating 3 cm in a
wooden block, then how much will it penetrate more before
37. Two balls at same temperature collide. What is conserved
coming to rest
(a) Temperature
(a) 1 cm (b) 2 cm
(b) Velocity
(c) 3 cm (d) 4 cm
(c) Kinetic energy
31. A bomb is kept stationary at a point. It suddenly explodes (d) Momentum
into two fragments of masses 1 g and 3 g . The total K.E. of
38. A U nucleus decays by emitting an alpha particle of
the fragments is 6.4  10 4 J . What is the K.E. of the smaller
speed v ms 1 . The recoil speed of the residual nucleus is (in
ms 1 )
(a) 2.5  10 4 J (b) 3.5  10 4 J
(a) 4v / 234 (b) v / 4
(c) 4.8  10 4 J (d) 5.2  10 4 J
(c) 4v / 238 (d) 4v / 238
32. The block of mass M moving on the frictionless horizontal
surface collides with the spring of spring constant K and 39. Two equal masses m1 and m2 moving along the same
compresses it by length L. The maximum momentum of the straight line with velocities + 3 m/s and – 5 m/s respectively
block after collision is collide elastically. Their velocities after the collision will be
(a) Zero respectively
(a) + 4 m/s for both
ML2 (b) – 3 m/s and +5 m/s
K (c) – 4 m/s and + 4 m/s
(c) MK L (d) – 5 m/s and + 3 m/s

KL2 40. A body of mass M1 collides elastically with another mass
2M M 2 at rest. There is maximum transfer of energy when

33. A body of mass m accelerates uniformly from rest to v1 in (a) M1  M 2

time t1 . As a function of time t, the instantaneous power (b) M1  M 2
delivered to the body is (c) M1  M 2
mv1t mv12 t (d) Same for all values of M1 and M 2
(a) (b)
t1 t1
mv1 t 2 mv12 t 41. A space craft of mass 'M' and moving with velocity 'v'
(c) (d) suddenly breaks in two pieces of same mass m. After the
t1 t 12
explosion one of the mass 'm' becomes stationary. What is
the velocity of the other part of craft
34. Power of a water pump is 2 kW. If g  10 m / sec 2 , the Mv
(a) (b) v
amount of water it can raise in one minute to a height of 10 M m
m is Mv M m
(a) 2000 litre (b) 1000 litre (c) (d) v
m m
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42. A mass 'm' moves with a velocity 'v' and collides inelastically 48. A body is moved along a straight line by a machine
with another identical mass. After collision the Ist mass delivering constant power. The distance moved by the body
v in time t is proportional to ANS C
moves with velocity in a direction perpendicular to the
3 (a) t 1 / 2 (b) t 3 / 4
initial direction of motion. Find the speed of the 2nd mass (c) t3 / 2 (d) t 2
after collision
2 49. A shell is fired from a cannon with velocity v m/sec at an
(a) v angle  with the horizontal direction. At the highest point in
its path it explodes into two pieces of equal mass. One of the
v v At rest pieces retraces its path to the cannon and the speed in m/sec
(b) m m
3 of the other piece immediately after the explosion is
before collision After collision (a) 3v cos  (b) 2v cos 
(c) v
(d) 3v 3 3
(c) v cos  (d) v cos 
2 2

43. A bullet of mass a and velocity b is fired into a large block of
50. A particle is placed at the origin and a force F  kx is acting
mass c. The final velocity of the system is
on it (where k is positive constant). If U(0)  0 , the graph
c a
(a) b (b) b of U(x) versus x will be (where U is the potential energy
ab ac
ab ac function)
(c) .a (d) b
c a U(x) U(x)

(a) (b)
44. A bullet hits and gets embedded in a solid block resting on a x x
horizontal frictionless table. What is conserved ?
(a) Momentum and kinetic energy
U(x) U(x)
(b) Kinetic energy alone
(c) Momentum alone (c) (d)
x x
(d) Neither momentum nor kinetic energy

45. A ball hits the floor and rebounds after inelastic collision. In
this case
(a) The momentum of the ball just after the collision is the
same as that just before the collision
(b) The mechanical energy of the ball remains the same in
the collision
(c) The total momentum of the ball and the earth is
(d) The total energy of the ball and the earth is conserved

46. A uniform chain of length L and mass M is lying on a
smooth table and one third of its length is hanging vertically
down over the edge of the table. If g is acceleration due to
gravity, the work required to pull the hanging part on to the
table is
(a) MgL (b) MgL/3
(c) MgL/9 (d) MgL/18
47. The displacement x of a particle moving in one dimension
under the action of a constant force is related to the time t
by the equation t  x  3 , where x is in meters and t is in
seconds. The work done by the force in the first 6 seconds is
(a) 9 J (b) 6 J
(c) 0 J (d) 3 J


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