30 Days for SSC CGL 2016 - GK Quiz - 8 - Physics

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1. 1 Parsec is equal to
(a) 3.26 light year
(b) 1.08 light year
(c) 2.06 light year
(d) None of these

2. Newton’s First Law of motion is also known as
(a) Law of Inertia
(b) Law of Galileo
(c) Both a and b
(d) None of these

3. Maximum value of acceleration due to gravity is at
(a) Equator
(b) Poles
(c) In the Core of Earth
(d) None of these

4. Speed of a Planet is minimum at
(a) Perigee
(b) Apogee
(c) Both a and b
(d) None of these

5. Slow fall in Barometric reading is the indication of
(a) Storm
(b) Rain
(c) Clear weather
(d) None of these

6. Relative Density is measured by
(a) Hydrometer
(b) Hygrometer
(c) Hygroscope
(d) Hypsometer

7. Effect of addition of Detergent or soap to the water
(a) Decreases the surface tension of water
(b) Increases the surface tension of water
(c) No effect
(d) None of these

8. The Viscosity of liquid is due to
(a) Surface Tension
(b) Adhesive Force
(c) Cohesive Force
(d) None of these

9. When a particle executing Simple Harmonic Motion is at the extreme end its
(a) Velocity is maximum
(b) Velocity is minimum
(c) Velocity is Zero
(d) None of these

10. Electromagnetic Waves are
(a) Positive Charged
(b) Negative Charged
(c) Neutral
(d) None of these

11. Which is an Electromagnetic wave
(a) Alpha waves
(b) Canal waves
(c) Sound waves
(d) Infrared waves

12. F.P.S. Unit of Heat
(a) B.Th.Unit
(b) Calorie
(c) Joule
(d) Kelvin

13. Image formed by plane mirror is
(a) Real
(b) Laterally inverted
(c) Enlarged
(d) All the above

14. Examples of Refractions
(a) Twinkling of Stars
(b) Sparkling of Diamonds
(c) Shinning of air bubble in water
(d) All the above

15. Blue colour of the sky is due to
(a) Scattering of the light
(b) Dispersion of the light
(c) Interference of light
(d) None the above

16. In Myopia, which lens is used
(a) Concave
(b) Convex
(c) Cylindrical
(d) Bifocal

17. Radioactivity was discovered by
(a) Henry Becquerel
(b) Madame Curie
(c) Pierre Curie
(d) All the above

18. Hydrogen Bomb is based on the principle of
(a) Nuclear fission
(b) Nuclear fusion
(c) Hybrid reaction
(d) None of these

19. Lift was invented by
(a) E.G. Otis
(b) Richard Gatling
(c) Z. Jansen
(d) Samuel Colt

20. Quantum Theory was given by
(a) Roentgen
(b) J. Neepse
(c) Max Plank
(d) Sir Frank Whittle


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