Weight of a Body Multiple Questions and Answers.

1.Assuming the earth to be a sphere of uniform mass density, how much would a body weigh half way down to the centre of the earth if it weighed 250N on the surface?
A. 125N
B. 250N
C. 0N
D. 120N

2.Calculate the force of attraction between two balls each of mass 1kg when their centres are 10cm apart. The value of gravitational constant G = 6.67×10-11 Nm2 kg(-2).
A. 6.67×10-11N
B. 6.67×10-10N
C. 6.67N
D. 6.67×1010 N

3.If the kinetic energy of the satellite revolving in an orbit close to the earth’s surface happens to be doubled, what happens to the satellite?
A. It revolves faster
B. It revolves slower
C. It remains unaltered
D. It escapes

4.The escape velocity in earth is 11.2km/s. What will be its value on a planet whose radius is double the radius of the earth and eight times the mass of the earth?
A. 22.2km/s
B. 22.4km/s
C. 12km/s
D. 24.2km/s

5.A spring balance is suspended from inside an artificial satellite revolving around the earth. If a body of mass 1kg is suspended from it, what would be its reading?
A. 1
B. 2
C. Depends on the mass of the satellite
D. 0


Date to Date Current Affairs 2022


Quick Links

GAT Subject

   Computer Science    English Mcqs    Agriculture    


   Computer Science    Civil Engineering    


   Networking    Electronics    Database    

Past Papers

   Model Papers    FPSC Papers