Quiz #1 (S05)b

Quiz #1 (S05)b - Printable Metric Conversion Charts and...

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PHYSICS 103 First Quiz- 3 February 2005 1. Let’s begin with a question that everyone should get correct. A meter is about the same length as a. an inch b. a yard c. a foot d. a mile 2. Bode's law giving the sizes of the orbits of the planets is no longer considered to be a physical law because it a. did not agree with the data known at the time it was proposed. b. was not based on physical principles. c. is not included in the general theory of relativity. d. did not make any predictions that could be tested. 3. If there are 8 furlongs in one mile, how fast in miles per hour can a horse run if it can complete a 12-furlong race in 2 minutes? a. 60 mph b. 45 mph c. 30 mph d. 15 mph 4. When your neighbor was in Turkey last spring, he bought 1 kilogram of bananas for 1.2 million Turkish lira. Given that 1 kilogram weighs 2.2 pounds and that 10 million lira = $8.50, what was the price of bananas in US dollars per pound? a. 1.2 million lira $8.50 2.2 lb 1 kg 10 million lira 1 kg b. 1.2 million lira $8.50 1 kg 1 kg 10 million lira 2.2 lb       c. 1.2 million lira 10 million lira 2.2 lb 1 kg $8.50 1 kg d. 1.2 million lira 10 million lira
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