CIE Physics Paper-1: Specimen Questions 77 - 79 of 109

Question number: 77

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Question

What would be the best unit to measure this?

Figure of measuring cylinder

Figure of measuring cylinder

In figure a measuring cylinder is shown

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

mm2

b.

cm3

c.

mm3

d.

cm2

Answer

c.

Explanation

The given figure shows the measuring cylinder which measure volume of the liquid. And the scale shown in figure is in mm, so volume of liquid measure by this cylinder is in mm3

Question number: 78

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Question

A radio broadcasting shows 200 m. What does 200 m stand for?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

its speed

b.

its frequency

c.

its amplitude

d.

its wavelength

Answer

d.

Explanation

Here a woman turns her radio to a station broadcasting on 200 m.

Frequency means one complete revolution per unit time and unit of frequency is Hz or 1/s, amplitude is unit less and unit of speed is m/s.

Only unit of wavelength is meter. Thus woman turns wavelength of station.

Question number: 79

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Question

Thumb is placed on bicycle outlet. If air is pulled in what change will occur to pressure and volume?

A student stops the air coming in bicycle pump

A student stops the air coming in bicycle pump

A student places his thumb firmly on the outlet of a bicycle pump, to stop the air coming in is shown in figure.

What happens to the pressure and to the volume of the trapped air as the pump handle is pulled in?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Pressure increases, volume decreases

b.

Pressure decreases, volume decreases

c.

Pressure increases, volume remains the same

d.

Pressure decreases, volume remains the same

Answer

b.

Explanation

As we remove pressure then volume is expand

In above case if pump handle is pulled then pressure is relish. So, pressure is decrease and volume is increase.

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