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# NAME:_____________________________ CLASS:________ SEC: _____ DATE:________________

## 1 A cube of side 1. 2 10 2 m. Its volume is

a. 1. 7 10 6 m3 b. 1. 73 10 6 m3

c. 1. 0 10 6 m3 d. 1. 732 10 6 m3

## 2. The equation of state for a real gas is given by

( + ) ( ) =
2
The dimensions of the constant a are

a [ M L5 T2 ] b. [ M 1 L 5 T 2]

c. [M L 5 T 1 } d. [M L5 T 1]

3 The dimensions of the quantities in one ( or more ) of the following pairs are the same.
Identify the pair (s)

## c. Energy and Youngs Modulus d. Light year and wavelength

4. A student uses a simple pendulum of exactly 1 m length to determine g, the acceleration due
to gravity. He uses a stop watch with the least count of 1 second for this and records 40
seconds for 20 oscillations. For this observation, which of the following statement(s) is
(are) true?

## d. Percentage error in the determination of g is 2.5%

5. Out of the following four dimensional quantities, which one qualifies to be called a
dimensional constant?

## c. Weight of a standard kilogram d. velocity of light in vacuum

6. If the error in radius is 3%, what is the error in volume of a sphere?

a. 3% b. 27% c. 9% d. 6%

7. The respective number of significant figures for the numbers 23.023, 0.0003 and 2.1 10 3

are

a. 4, 4, 2 b. 5, 1, 2 c. 5, 1, 5 d. 5, 5, 2

## 8. Which of the following is a dimensionless quantity?

a. Strain b. Stress

## 9. If the energy E = G p h q c r, Where G is the universal gravitational constant, h is the Plancks

constant and c is the velocity of light, then the value of p, q and r are respectively

## c. - 1/2 , 1/2 and 3/2 d. 1/2 , - 1/2 and 3/2

10 In a system of units, the units of mass, length and time are 1 quintal, 1 km and 1h
respectively. In this system, 1N force will be equal to

## c. 125.7 new units d. 10 3 new units

11. A certain body weighs 22.42 g and has a measured volume of 4.7 cc. The possible errors in
the measurements of mass and volume are 0.01 g and 0.1 cc. Then maximum error in the
measurement of density will be

a. 22 % b. 2% c. 0.2% d. 0.02%

12. A vernier calipers has 1 mm marks on the main scale. It has 20 equal divisions on the
Vernier scale which match with 16 main scale divisions. For this Vernier calipers, the least
count is