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Unformatted text preview: Concepts of Physics: Class Test II V1 31 October 2011 Name: 50M Hon. Instructions 0 There are 9 questions on 5 pages. Total: a Show your reasoning and calculations and always justify your answers. Physical constants and useful formulae distance traveled s eed =
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A has mass 4kg and ball B has mass 2kg. A1: a given
moment their positions are as illustrated and ball A A 6 m
moves with speed 8 m/s while ball B moves with speed 10 m/s. 4 In a) Which of the following (choose one) is true? @ A has a larger kinetic energy than B.
ii) A has a smaller kinetic energy than B.
iii) A has the same kinetic energy as B. b) Which of the following (choose one) is true? 69 A has a larger potential energy than B.
ii) A has a smaller potential energy than B.
iii) A has the same potential energy as B. Question 2 A ball, of mass 0.25 kg, is released from rest at the point on a track as indicated in the diagram. The ball slides down the frictionless track without any air B
resistance. The is released at a point 20m above the ground (the horizontal line in the diagram). a) Determine the total energy of the ball. A 0 new»: LE: 0 The!
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b) What type (or types) of energy does the ball have at the hill point labeled B?
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c) How does the kinetic energy of the ball at point C compare to that at point A? SOME Since, E: K€+PE and P555 zero) +5.0.
K98 Wm be 1% 3W. Question 3 A car is initially at rest at the top of an incline and
is released. It reaches the bottom of the incline and
slides for some distance along the horizontal section
until it stops. 1Which of the following (choose one)
is true of the sum of kinetic and potential energies, K E + PE?
3.) K E + PE stays constant throughout the motion. blinking, ICE? 20
b K E + PE increases throughout the motion. PE no}— 35 :
E + PE decreases throughout the motion. _
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decreases A ﬂuorescent bulb is on for 10min and uses 600J of energy. An incandescent bulb is on for
2min and uses 300 J of energy. For which bulb is the power used the greatest? Explain your p=ermrgg me: P: (”005 —— IW HwL (Owed answer. [Mandamni ?OLU€f : 30d __ 25W
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duce light energy output. These are described in the
table. Which of the following (choose one) describes
the correct rank of the eﬂ'iciencies of the bulbs? a.) Green largest, red middle, blue smallest.
b) Red largest, green middle, blue smallest , '‘I

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 c) Green largest, blue middle, red smallest. ﬂight6'18 1 Lia Li E' : f Olue largest, green middle, red smallest. Question 6 A segment of a continuous wave on a string is illustrated below. The point on the string
marked A moves up and down 20 times per second. wavelUWGHM a) Determine the wavelength of the wave.
343 +64 diagram 20M 2. b) Determine the wavespeed. 'ZOJn'MSPeSLcmoK ﬂilfq= 20% 5
waveggm; wwelwsli heal: 20M~c20H%.—. 4.00M“ c) A wave of wavelength 5 m is produced on the same string. Determine how many times
does the point marked A moves up and down in one second as this wave passes? W ‘F‘mumﬂ‘ 4o_o _/2’—_RE/ 5
400 = 5 x Fm?”
Question 7
A pulse travels to the right along a string. A snapshot
at one moment is as indicated. A head is stuck to a
particular point on the string. ”Which of the following (choose one) describes how the bead moves as the
pulse passes its location? a) First right then left.
b) First left then right. c First down then up.
a? irst up then down. Question 8 Two light waves are depicted in the diagram. Case A
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Case B a) Which of the following (choose one) is true?
i) The frequency of A is larger than that of B. W
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iii) The frequency of A is the same as that of B. S k LU‘ “0.6% b) Which of the following (choose one) is true? —_'D [algcr far largo mum @Ehe light corresponding to A more intense (brighter) than that for B. —‘p “61A
ii) The light corresponding to B more intense (brighter) than that for A.
iii) The light corresponding to A has the same brightness as that for B. {6 Question 9 Two pulses each travel along a string toward each
other with speed 2cm/s. The units on the axes are
cm. Sketch the shape of the string at an instant 1 5
later. When the pulses overlap exactly, what is the
peak height of the string? see diagram. $91601} overlap hQ'gMz +2 —1
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