# JEE Main > Properties of Bulk Matter

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Q 1.

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A cylinder of height {tex} 20 \mathrm { m } {/tex} is completely filled with water. The velocity of efflux of water (in {tex} \left. \mathrm { ms } ^ { - 1 } \right) {/tex} through a small hole on the side wall of the cylinder near its bottom is

A

10

20

C

25.5

D

5

##### Explanation Q 2.

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A wire suspended vertically from one of its ends is stretched by attaching a weight of {tex} 200 \mathrm { N } {/tex} to the lower end. The weight stretches the wire by {tex} 1 \mathrm {\ mm } {/tex}. Then the elastic energy stored in the wire is

A

{tex} 0.2 \mathrm { J } {/tex}

B

{tex} 10 \mathrm { J } {/tex}

C

{tex} 20 \mathrm { J } {/tex}

{tex} 0.1 \mathrm { J } {/tex}

##### Explanation  Q 3.

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A wire fixed at the upper end stretches by length {tex} l {/tex} by applying a force {tex} F {/tex}. The work done in stretching is

A

{tex} F / 2 l {/tex}

B

{tex} F l {/tex}

C

{tex} 2 F l {/tex}

{tex} F l / 2 {/tex}

##### Explanation  Q 4.

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Spherical balls of radius {tex} R {/tex} are falling in a viscous fluid of viscosity {tex} \eta {/tex} with a velocity {tex} v {/tex}. The retarding viscous force acting on the spherical ball is

A

directly proportional to {tex} R {/tex} but inversely proportional to {tex} v {/tex}

directly proportional to both radius {tex} R {/tex} and velocity {tex} v {/tex}

C

inversely proportional to both radius {tex} R {/tex} and velocity {tex} v {/tex}

D

inversely proportional to {tex} R {/tex} but directly proportional to velocity {tex} v {/tex}

##### Explanation  Q 5.

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If two soap bubbles of different radii are connected by a tube,

A

air flows from the bigger bubble to the smaller bubble till the sizes become equal

B

air flows from bigger bubble to the smaller bubble till the sizes are interchanged

air flows from the smaller bubble to the bigger

D

there is no flow of air.

##### Explanation  Q 6.

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A {tex} 20 \mathrm {\ cm } {/tex} long capillary tube is dipped in water. The water rises up to {tex} 8 \mathrm {\ cm } {/tex}. If the entire arrangement is put in a freely falling elevator the length of water column in the capillary tube will be

A

{tex} 4 \mathrm {\ cm } {/tex}

{tex} 20 \mathrm {\ cm } {/tex}

C

{tex} 8 \mathrm {\ cm } {/tex}

D

{tex} 10 \mathrm {\ cm } {/tex}

##### Explanation  Q 7.

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If {tex} S {/tex} is stress and {tex} Y {/tex} is Young's modulus of material of a wire, the energy stored in the wire per unit volume is

A

{tex} 2 Y / S {/tex}

B

{tex} S / 2 Y {/tex}

C

{tex} 2 S ^ { 2 } Y {/tex}

{tex} \frac { S ^ { 2 } } { 2 Y } {/tex}

##### Explanation  Q 8.

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If the terminal speed of a sphere of gold (density {tex} \left. = 19.5 \mathrm { kg } / \mathrm { m } ^ { 3 } \right) {/tex} is {tex} 0.2 \mathrm { m } / \mathrm { s } {/tex} in a viscous liquid (density {tex} \left. = 1.5 \mathrm { kg } / \mathrm { m } ^ { 3 } \right) {/tex} find the terminal speed of a sphere of silver (density {tex} 10.5 \mathrm { kg } / \mathrm { m } ^ { 3 } {/tex} ) of the same size in the same liquid

A

{tex} 0.2 \mathrm { m } / \mathrm { s } {/tex}

B

{tex} 0.4 \mathrm { m } / \mathrm { s } {/tex}

C

{tex} 0.133 \mathrm { m } / \mathrm { s } {/tex}

{tex} 0.1 \mathrm { m } / \mathrm { s } {/tex}

##### Explanation  Q 9.

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A wire elongates by {tex} l \mathrm {\ mm } {/tex} when a load {tex} W {/tex} is hanged from it. If the wire goes over a pulley and two weights {tex} W {/tex} each are hung at the two ends, the elongation of the wire will be (in {tex} \mathrm {\ mm } {/tex} )

A

{tex} l/2{/tex}

{tex} {l} {/tex}

C

{tex} 2l {/tex}

D

{tex}Zero.{/tex}

##### Explanation  Q 10.

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A jar is filled with two non-mixing liquids I and 2 having densities {tex}\rho_1{/tex} and {tex}\rho_2{/tex} respectively. A solid ball, made of a material of density {tex}\rho_3{/tex} , is dropped in the jar. It comes to equilibrium in the position shown in the figure. Which of the following is true for {tex}\rho_1{/tex} , {tex}\rho_2{/tex} and {tex}\rho_3{/tex} ? {tex} \rho _ { 1 } < \rho _ { 3 } < \rho _ { 2 } {/tex}

B

{tex} \rho _ { 3 } < \rho _ { 1 } < \rho _ { 2 } {/tex}

C

{tex} \rho _ { 1 } > \rho _ { 3 } > \rho _ { 2 } {/tex}

D

{tex} \rho _ { 1 } < \rho _ { 2 } < \rho _ { 3 } {/tex}

##### Explanation Q 11.

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A spherical solid ball of volume {tex} V {/tex} is made of a material of density {tex} \rho _ { 1 } . {/tex} It is falling through a liquids of density {tex} \rho _ { 2 } \left( \rho_{2} < \rho _ { 1 } \right) . {/tex} Assume that the liquidapplies a viscous force on the ball that is proportional to the square of its speed {tex} v , {/tex} i.e., {tex} F _ { \text {viscous } } = - k v ^ { 2 } ( k > 0 ) {/tex}. The terminal speed of the ball is

A

{tex} \frac { V g \left( \rho _ { 1 } - \rho _ { 2 } \right) } { k } {/tex}

{tex} \sqrt { \frac { V g \left( \rho _ { 1 } - \rho _ { 2 } \right) } { k } } {/tex}

C

{tex} \frac { V g \rho _ { 1 } } { k } {/tex}

D

{tex} \sqrt { \frac { V g \rho _ { 1 } } { k } } {/tex}

##### Explanation Q 12.

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A capillary tube {tex} ( A ) {/tex} is dipped in water. Another identical tube {tex} ( B ) {/tex} is dipped in a soap-water solution. Which of the following shows the relative nature of the liquid columns in the two tubes?

A B C  ##### Explanation  Q 13.

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The length of an iron wire is {tex} L {/tex} and area of cross-section is {tex} A {/tex}. The increase in length is {tex} l {/tex} on applying the force {tex} F {/tex} on its two ends. Which of the statement is correct

A

Increase in length is inversely proportional to its length {tex} L {/tex}

B

Increase in length is proportional to area of cross-section {tex} A {/tex}

Increase in length is inversely proportional to {tex}\mathrm A {/tex}

D

Increase in length is proportional to Young's modulus

##### Explanation Q 14.

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The increase in length is {tex} l {/tex} of a wire of length {tex} L {/tex} by the longitudinal stress. Then the stress is proportional to

A

{tex} L / l {/tex}

{tex} l / L {/tex}

C

{tex} l \times L {/tex}

D

{tex} l ^ { 2 } \times L {/tex}

##### Explanation Q 15.

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The dimensions of four wires of the same material are given below.
In which wire the increase in length will be maximum when the same tension is applied

A

Length {tex} 100 \mathrm { cm } , {/tex} Diameter {tex} 1 \mathrm { mm } {/tex}

B

Length {tex} 200 \mathrm { cm } , {/tex} Diameter {tex} 2 \mathrm { mm } {/tex}

C

Length {tex} 300 \mathrm { cm } , {/tex} Diameter {tex} 3 \mathrm { mm } {/tex}

Length {tex} 50 \mathrm { cm } , {/tex} Diameter {tex} 0.5 \mathrm { mm } {/tex}

##### Explanation  Q 16.

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The ratio of the lengths of two wires {tex} A {/tex} and {tex} B {/tex} of same material is {tex}\mathrm 1: 2 {/tex} and the ratio of their diameter is {tex}\mathrm 2: 1. {/tex} They are stretched by the same force, then the ratio of increase in length will be

A

2:1

B

1:4

1:8

D

8:1

##### Explanation Q 17.

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The Young's modulus of a wire of length {tex} L {/tex} and radius {tex} r {/tex} is {tex} Y N / m . {/tex} If the length and radius are reduced to {tex} L / 2 {/tex} and {tex} r / 2 , {/tex} then its Young's modulus will be

A

{tex} Y/2 {/tex}

{tex} Y {/tex}

C

{tex} 2 Y {/tex}

D

{tex} 4 Y {/tex}

##### Explanation Q 18.

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A beam of metal supported at the two ends is loaded at the centre. The depression at the centre is proportional to

A

{tex} Y ^ { 2 } {/tex}

B

{tex} \mathcal { Y } {/tex}

{tex} 1 / Y {/tex}

D

{tex} 1 / Y ^ { 2 } {/tex}

##### Explanation  Q 19.

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When a certain weight is suspended from a long uniform wire, its length increases by one {tex} \mathrm { cm } {/tex}. If the same weight is suspended from another wire of the same material and length but having a diameter half of the first one then the increase in length will be

A

{tex} 0.5 \mathrm { cm } {/tex}

B

{tex} 2 \mathrm { cm } {/tex}

{tex} 4 \mathrm { cm } {/tex}

D

{tex} 8 \mathrm { cm } {/tex}

##### Explanation Q 20.

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Hook's law defines

A

Stress

B

Strain

Modulus of elasticity

D

Elastic limit

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Q 21.

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A wire is loaded by {tex} 6 \mathrm { kg } {/tex} at its one end, the increase in length is {tex} 12 \mathrm { mm } {/tex} . If the radius of the wire is doubled and all other magnitudes are unchanged, then increase in length will be

A

{tex} 6 \mathrm { mm } {/tex}

{tex} 3 \mathrm { mm } {/tex}

C

{tex} 24 \mathrm { mm } {/tex}

D

{tex} 48 \mathrm { mm } {/tex}

##### Explanation Q 22.

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The area of cross-section of a wire of length {tex} 1.1 \mathrm { metre } {/tex} is {tex} 1 \mathrm { mm } {/tex}. It is loaded with {tex} 1 \mathrm { kg } {/tex}. If Young's modulus of copper is {tex} 1.1 \times 10 ^ { 11 } \mathrm { N } / \mathrm { m } ^ { 2 } {/tex}, then the increase in length will be (if {tex} \left. g = 10 \mathrm { m } / \mathrm { s } ^ { 2 } \right) {/tex}

A

{tex} 0.01 \mathrm { mm } {/tex}

B

{tex} 0.075 \mathrm { mm } {/tex}

{tex} 0.1 \mathrm { mm } {/tex}

D

0. {tex} 15 \mathrm { mm } {/tex}

##### Explanation Q 23.

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On increasing the length by {tex} 0.5 \mathrm { mm } {/tex} in a steel wire of length {tex} 2 \mathrm { m } {/tex} and area of cross-section {tex} 2 \mathrm { mm } ^ { 2 } {/tex}, the force required is {tex} [ \mathrm { Y } {/tex} for steel {tex} \left. = 2.2 \times 10 ^ { 11 } \mathrm { N } / \mathrm { m } ^ { 2 } \right]] {/tex}

A

{tex} 1.1 \times 10 ^ { 5 } N {/tex}

B

{tex} 1.1 \times 10 ^ { 4 } N {/tex}

C

{tex} 1.1 \times 10 ^ { 3 } N {/tex}

{tex} 1.1 \times 10 ^ { 2 } N {/tex}

##### Explanation Q 24.

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If Young's modulus of iron is {tex} 2 \times 10 ^ { 11 } \mathrm { N } / \mathrm { m } ^ { 2 } {/tex} and the interatomic spacing between two molecules is {tex} 3 \times 10 ^ { - 10 } {/tex} metre, the interatomic force constant is

{tex} 60 \mathrm { N } / \mathrm { m } {/tex}

B

{tex} 120 \mathrm { N } / \mathrm { m } {/tex}

C

{tex} 30 \mathrm { N } / \mathrm { m } {/tex}

D

{tex} 180 \mathrm { N } / \mathrm { m } {/tex}

##### Explanation Q 25.

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In CGS system, the Young's modulus of a steel wire is {tex} 2 \times 10 ^ { 12 } . {/tex} To double the length of a wire of unit cross-section area, the force required is

A

{tex} 4 \times 10 ^ { 6 } {/tex} dynes

{tex} 2 \times 10 ^ { 12 } {/tex} dynes

C

{tex} 2 \times 10 ^ { 12 } {/tex} newtons

D

{tex} 2 \times 10 ^ { 8 } {/tex} dynes

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