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In a photoelectric cell, wavelength of the incident light is changed from 4000A0 to 3600A0. Change in stopping potential will be nearly

Calculate enthalpy for formation of ethylene from the following dataI. C(graphite) + O2(g) -----> CO2(g) ∆H = 393.5kjII. H2(g) + (1/2) O2(g) ----------> H2O(l) ∆H = -286.2kjIII.C2H4(g) + 3O2(g) ----------> 2CO2(g) + 2H2O(l) ∆H = -1410.8kj

Eight spherical rain drops of the same mass and radius are falling down with a terminal speed of 6 cm-s-1. If they coalesce to form one big drop, what will be the terminal speed of bigger drop (Neglect the buoyancy of the air)

In a meter bridge a 30 Ω resistance is connected in the left gap and a pair of resistances P and Q in the right gap. Measured from the left, the balance point is 37.5 cm, when P and Q are in series and 71.4 cm when they are parallel. The values of P and Q (in Ω ) are

The ratio of surface areas of the two spheres is 9:16.They are put in contact and a charge of 7μC is given to the system and they are separated. Then the intensity of the electric field at a distance of 100m from the centre of smaller sphere is

A radioactive sample has half life of 5 days. To decay from 8 micro-curies to 1 micro-curie, the number of days taken will be :

The angle of a prism is 600 and the angle of minimum deviation of light passing through it is observed to be 400. The angle of incidence of light is

Work done by 0.1 mole of gas at 270C when it expands to double its volume at constant pressure is : (assume R = 2 cal/mol-1 K-1)

The energy stored in a sphere of 10cm radius when the sphere is charged to a potential of 300 volt is

Match the appropriate pairs from Lists I and II: List-I List-II 1.NItrogen molecules A.continuous spectrum 2.Incandescent solids B.Absorption spectrum 3.Fraunhoffer lines C.Band spectrum 4.Electric arc between iron rods D.Emission spectrum

Thomson coefficient of a conductor is 10μVK. The two ends of it are kept at 500 C and 600 C respectively. Amount of heat absorbed by the conductor when a charge of 10 C flows through it, is:

The tyre of a motor car contains air at 150C. If the temperature increases to 350C, the approximate percentage increase in pressure is (ignore to expansion of tyre)

The work function of a certain metal is 3.31 x 10-19 J. Then the maximum kinetic energy of photo electrons emitted by incident radiation of wavelength 5000 A0 is

When an air column of length ‘l’ open at both ends vibrates in its fundamental note, the wavelength is given by

When the angle of inclination of an inclined plane is θ, an object slides down with uniform velocity. If the same object is pushed with a initial velocity u on the same inclined plane; it goes up the plane and stops at a certain distance on the plane. Thereafter the body :

Two solid spheres A and B made of the same material have radii rA and rB respectively. Both the spheres are cooled from the same temperature under the conditions valid for Newton's law of cooling. The ratio of the rate of change of temperature of A and B is :

A ball is thrown vertically upwards with a speed of 10m/sec from the top of a tower 200m high and another is thrown vertically downwards with the same speed simultaneously. The time difference between them in reaching the ground, in seconds, if g is taken as 10 m/s2, is:

A whistle of frequency 540 Hz rotates in a horizontal circle of radius 2 m at an angular speed of 15 rad/s. The highest frequency heard by a listener at rest with respect to the centre of circle (velocity of sound in air = 330 ms-1)

Identify the increasing order of the angular velocities of the following :1.earth rotating about its own axis2.hour's hand of a clock3.second's hand of a clock4.flywheel of radius 2 m making 300 rpm

If the cold junction is held at 00C, the same thermo emf V of a thermocouple varies as V = 10 x 10 6t - * x 10 bt2, where t is the 40 temperature of the hot junction in 0C. The neutral temperature and the maximum value of thermo emf are respectively:

The bridge of a sonometer is slightly displaced so that the length of wire is decreased by 0.5% and tension in the wire is increased by 1%.The fundamental frequency of wire

A 4 μF capacitor is charged by a 200V battery. It is then dis-connected from the supply and is connected to another uncharged 2 μF capacitor. During the process, loss of energy (in J) is

The dispersive powers of the materials of two lenses forming an achromatic combination are in the ratio of 4:3. Effective focal length of the two lenses is +60 cm then the focal lengths of the lenses should be

In Young's double slit experiment,first slit has width four times the width of the second slit, the ratio of the maximum intensity to the minimum intensity in the interference fringe system is :

If a is the radius of first Bohr orbit in hydrogen atom, the radius of 3rd orbit is :

A compound slab is made with two different materials A and B with coefficient of thermal conductivity KA = 2KB and thickness XA=(1 / 2) XB. If the face of the A surface is at 1000C and that of the B surface is at 250C the temperature of the common surface will be

A soap bubble of radius r is blown up to form a bubble of radius 2r under isothermal conditions. If T is the surface tension of soap solution, the energy spent in the blowing

The radii and Young's moduli of two uniform wires A and B are in the ratio 2 : 1 and 1 : 2 respectively. Both wires are subjected to the same longitudinal force. If the increase in length of the wire A is one percent the percentage increase in length of the wire B is

A bullet of mass 0.02 kg travelling horizontally with velocity 250 ms_1 strikes a block of wood of mass 0.23 kg which rests on a rough horizontal surface. After the impact, the block and bullet move together and come to rest after traveling a distance of 40 m. The coefficient of sliding friction of the rough surface is

Two cells A and B are connected in the secondary circuit of a potentiometer one at a time and the balancing length are respectively 400 cm and 440 cm. The emf of the cell A is 1.08 volt. The emf of the second cell B in volts is :

A segment of wire vibrates with a fundamental frequency of 450 Hz under a tension of 9 kg wt. Then tension at which the fundamental frequency of the same wire becomes 900 Hz is

The direction of the magnetic field produced by straight current carrying conductor is given by

An infinitely long thin straight wire has uniform linear charge density of 1/3 coul.m-1.Then the magnitude of the electric intensity at a point 18 cm away is

A fork gives 5beats/sec with a 40cm long sonometer wire.If the length of the wire is shortened by 1 cm,the number of beats/sec is still the same.The frequency of the fork is

With a standard rectangular bar magnet of length (l), breadth (b; b < < l) and magnetic moment M, the time period of the magnet in a vibration magnetometer is 4 s. If the magnet is cut normal to its length into four equal pieces, the time period (in seconds) with one of the pieces is :

A varying current in a coil changes from 10 A to zero in 0.5 seconds. If the average emf induced in the coil is 220 volts, the self-inductance of the coil is:

A. ball of mass m moving with a velocity V*collides head on elastically with another of the same mass m but moving with a - V (in the opposite direction). After the collision :

There is no couple acting when two bar magnets are placed coaxially separated by a distance because:

A bar magnet of 10 cm long is kept with its north (N)-pole pointing North. A neutral point is formed at a distance of 15 cm from each pole. Given the horizontal component of earth's field is 0.4 Gauss, the pole strength of the magnet is

A cylindrical resonance tube open at both ends has a fundamental “f” in air.If half of the length is dipped vertically in water,the fundamental frequency of the air column will be

If in a Wheatstone bridge the battery and Galvanometer are interchanged, the condition for balance

When a wire of length 10 m is subjected to a force of 100 N along its length, the lateral strain produced is 0.01 x 10-3 m. The Poisson's ratio was found to be 0.4. if the area of cross-section of wire is 0.025 m2, its Young's modulus is

Which of the following statements is not true in the case of 1 Huygen's eye piece

Two point charges -q and +q are located at points (0, 0, -a) and (0, 0, a) respectively. The electric potential at a point (0, 0, z), where z > a

To obtain p-type extrinsic semi- conductor, the impurity element to be added to Germanium should be of valency :

A rifle of 20 kg mass can fire 4 bullets per second. The mass of each bullet is 35 x 10-3 kg and its final velocity is 400 ms-1. Then what force must be applied on the rifle so that it does not move backwards while firing the bullets

A transistor having a β equal to 80 has a change in base current of 250μA,then the change in collector current is :

A piece of metal weighs 45gms in air and 25gms in a liquid of density 1.5 X 103 kg-m-3 kept at 300 C . When the temperature of the liquid is raised to 400 C the metal piece weighs 27gms . The density of the liquid at 400 C is 1.25 X 103 kg-m-3 . The coefficient of linear expansion of metal is

Two identical piano wires have a fundamental frequency of 600 c/s when kept under the same tension. What fractional increase in the tension of one wire will lead to the occurrence of 6 beats per second when both wires vibrate simultaneously

The fundamental physical quantities that have same dimensions in the dimensional formula of torque and angular momentum are

A clock pendulum made of invar has a period of 0.5 s , at 200 C . If the clock is used in a climate where the temperature averages to 300 C how much time does the clock loose in each oscillation (for invar α = 9 x 10-70 C and g = constant

Assertion (A): Propagation of light through an optical fibre is due to total internal reflection taking place at the core-clad interface.Reason (R): Refractive index of the material of the core of the optical fibre is greater than that of air.

Two short magnets AB and CD are in the X-Y plane and are parallel to X-axis and co-ordinates of their centres respectively are (0, 2) and (2, 0). Line joining the north-south poles of CD is opposite to that of AB and lies along the positive X-axis. The resultant field induction due to AB and CD at a point P (2, 2) is 100 x 10-7T. When the poles of the magnet CD are reversed, the resultant field induction is 50 x 10-7 T. The value of magnetic moments of AB and CD (in Am2) are :

An observer is standing 500 m away from a vertical hill. Starting between the observer and the hill, a police van sounding a siren of frequency 1000 Hz moves towards the hill with a uniform speed. If the frequency of the sound heard directly from the siren is 970 Hz, the frequency of the sound heard after reflection from the hill (in Hz) is about, (velocity of sound = 330ms-1):

Two sources A and B are sending notes of frequency 680 Hz. A listener moves from A to B with a constant velocity V. If the speed of sound in air is 340 ms-1, what must be the value of V so that he hears 10 beats per second

The magnetic induction at the centre due to motion of electron in first Bohr orbit is B. magnetic filed due to the motion of electron in second Bohr orbit at the centre will bw

A 6 V cell with 0.5 Ω internal resistance, a 10 V cell with 1 Ω internal resistance and a 12 Ω external resistance are connected in parallel. The current (in ampere) through the 10 V cell is :

The centre of mass of three particles of masses 1 kg, 2 kg and 3 kg is at (2, 2, 2).The position of the fourth mass of 4 kg to be placed in the system as that the new centre of mass is at (0, 0, 0) is :

A magnetic needle lying parallel to a magnetic field is turned through 600.The work does on it is w. The torque required to maintain the magnetic needle in the position mentioned above is

In a metre bridge experiment, the ratio of the left gap resistance to right gap resistance is 2 : 3, the balance point from left is

A force is experienced by cathode rays when they pass through uniform electric field

Two parallel rails of a railway track insulated from each other and with the ground are connected to a millivoltmeter. The distance between the rails is one meter. A train is traveling with a velocity of 72 km/h along the track. The reading of the milli-voltmeter (in mV) is (Vertical component of the earth'smagnetic induction is 2 x 10-5 T)

Twelve cells, each having emf E.volts are connected in series and are kept in a closed box. Some of these cells are wrongly connected with positive and negative terminals reversed. This 12 cell battery is connected in series with an ammeter, an external resistance R ohms and a two-cell battery (two cells of the same type used earlier, connected perfectly in series). The current in the circuit when the 12-cell battery and 2-cell battery aid each other is 3A and is 2A when they oppose each other. Then, the number of cells in 12-cell battery that are connected wrongly is :

A free neutron decays spontaneously into :

An air bubble of radius 1 cm rises from the bottom portion through a liquid of density 1.5 g/cc at a constant speed of 0.25 cms-1. If the density of air is neglected, the coefficient of viscosity of the liquid is approximately, (In Pas) :

The displacement of a particle moving in a straight line is given by x = 2t2+t+5 where x is expressed in meter and 't' in second.The acceleration at t = 2sec is

In Youngs double slit experiment the separation between the slits is halved and the distance between the slits and screen is doubled .The fringe width is

Temperature of cold junction in a thermo- couple is 100C and neutral temperature is 2700C, then the temperature of inversion is

The frequency of a tuning fork x is 5% greater than that of a standard fork of frequency K.The frequency of another fork y is 3% less than that of K.When x and y are vibrated together 4 beats are heard per second.The frequencies of x and y are

Along the x-axis, three charges q/2 , -q and q/2 are placed at x = 0, x = a and x = 2a respectively. The resultant electric potential at a point P located at a distance r from the charge -q ( a << r ) is ( εo is the permittivity of free space )

The velocity of propagation of sound is 330 m/s, in air. If the third harmonic of the fundamental that can be exerted in an open ended tube is 450 Hz, the length of the tube is :

In a parallel plate air capacitor,of capacitance 4 F if the lower half of air space is filled with a material of dielectric constant 3, its capacitance changes to :

Consider a p-n junction as a capacitor, formed with p nnd n-materials acting as thin metal electrodes and depletion layer width acting as separation between them. Basing on this, assume that a n-p-n transistor is working as an amplifier in CE configuration. If C1 and C2 are the base-emitter and collector-emitter junction capacitances , then :

Center of mass of two particles with masses 2kg and 1kg located at (1,0,1) and (2,2,0) has the co-ordinates of

In the Young's double slit experiment, the intensities at two points P1, and P2 on the screen are respectively I1, and I2. If P1, is located at the centre of a bright fringe and P2 is located at a distance equal to a quarter of fringe width from P1 then I1/I2 is

Two organ (open) pipes of lengths 50 cm and 51 cm produce 6 beats/s. Then the speed of sound is nearly

Two wires A and B are of lengths 40 cm and 30 cm, A is bent into a circle of radius r and B into an arc of radius r. A current i1 passed.through A and i2 through B. To have the same magnetic inductions at the centre, the ratio of i1 : i2 is

A body of mass 5 kg makes an elastic collision with another body at rest and continues to move in the original direction after collision with a velocity equal to 1/10th of its original velocity. Then the mass of the second body is

The temperature of a thin uniform circular disc, of one metre diameter is increased by 100C. The percentage increase in moment of inertia of the disc about an axis passing through its centre and perpendicular to the circular face : (linear coefficient of expansion = 11 x l0-6/ 0C )

Emission of electrons in photoelectric effect is possible if :

For an electron in H-atom the frequency of photon for transition between levels 1 and 2 is V .The photon frequency for transition between levels 2 and 3 is closest to

A wire of length ‘l’ is bent into a circular loop of radius R and carries a current I. The magnetic field at the centre of the loop is 'B'. The same wire is now bent into a double loop of equal radii. If both loops carry the same current I and it is in the same direction, the magnetic field at the centre of the double loop will be

The elementary particles heavier than nucleons are called

Two cylinders A and B fitted with pistons, contain equal number of moles of an ideal mono atomic gas at 400 K. The piston of A is free to move while that of B is held fixed. Same amount of heat energy is given to the gas in each cylinder. If the rise in temperature of the gas in A is 42 K, the rise in temperature of thegas in B is (γ = 5/3)

A steel wire of length L is stretched between two rigid supports and set in to vibration.The frequency of the second over tone produced by it is found to be f.The speed of transverse wave in the wire is

A bar-magnet of moment of inertia 49 x 10-2 kg-m2 vibrates in a magnetic field of induction 0.5 x10-4 T. The time period of vibration is 8.8 s. The magnetic moment of the bar magnet is

Two soap bubbles combine to form a single bubble. In this process, the change in volume and surface area are respectively V and A. If P is the atmospheric pressure, and T is the surface tension of the soap solution, the following relation is true .

A gun is aimed at a target in line with its barrel. The target is released and allowed to fall under gravity, at the instant, the gun is fired. The bullet will :

A proton of mass m charge e is released from rest in a uniform electric field of strength E.The time taken by it to travel a distance d in the field is

In Resonance Column experiment with a closed pipe, the first, second and third reso-nance lengths L1, L2, L3 respectively beat the relationship

Consider the following statements A and B and identify the correct answers given below :A : Peltier coefficient is numerically equal to the potential difference across the junctions of the thermocouple through which current is flowing.B : According to Thomson, energy is neither absorbed nor evolved at the junction of a thermocouple but is observed or evolved only along the lengths of both the conductors.

The refractive index of the material of a double convex lens is 1.5 and its focal length is 5 cm. If the radii of curvature are equal, the value of the radius of curvature (in cm) is

The energy stored in a capacitor is given by (V = voltage, C = capacitance. q= charge)

In a parallel plate air capacitor of capacitance 4 farad, if the lower half of air space is filled with a material of dielectric constant 3 its capacitance changes to

In a Ramsden eyepiece of effective focal length 3 cm the focal length of eye lens, in cm, is :

A black body radiates energy at the rate of E watt/m2 at a high temperature T K. When the temperature is reduced to (T/2) K, the radiant energy is

An object of mass 2 m is projected with a speed of 100 ms-1 at an angle θ = sin-1 (3/5) to the horizontal. At the highest point, the object breaks into two pieces of same mass m and the first one comes to rest. The distance between the point of projection and the point of landing of the bigger piece (in meter) is (Given g =10 m/s2)

To a charged particle which is moving with a constant initial velocity v, uniform magnetic field is applied in the direction ot the velocity :

The effect due to uniform magnetic field on a freely suspended magnetic needle is as follows :

Degenerate electron pressure will not be sufficient to prevent core collapse of 'white dwarf' if its mass becomes n times of solar mass. Value of n is:

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