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NDA – Physics – 2003

Challengemoi - NDA Past Questions and Answers

This quiz consist of over 50 NDA Physics past questions and answers. The answers are well explained. Retake the quiz as many times as you feel the need. Success!

This is a timed quiz. You will be given 1200 seconds to answer all questions. Are you ready?

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What is the combined resistance of two resistors, each resistor 20 ohms combined in parallel?

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When the bottom tip of a vibrating tuning fork is held in contact with a wooding box a louder sound is heard. This phenomenon is known as

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The mass of a specific gravity bottle is 15.2g when it is empty. It is 27.2g when filled with kerosene and 24.8g when filled with distilled water. Calculate the relative density of kerosene.

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200g of water at 90oC is mixed with 100g of water at 30oC. What is the final temperature?

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Why would an electric bulb filled with air not be very satisfactory?

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A boat travels due east at a speed of 40mls across a river flowing due south at 30mls. What is the resultant speed of the boat?

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Which of the following is the dimension of pressure

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What is the wave length of a wave having a frequency of 30Hz and moving with a velocity of 330m/s?

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Which of the following is NOT an example of periodic motion?

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What happens to the relative density Of the acid when a lead-acid accumulator is charged?

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A 5kg block is released from rest on a smooth plane inclined at an angle of the horizontal. What is the acceleration down the plane?

(g = 10m/s2)
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A plane sound wave of frequency 85Hz and velocity 342m/s is reflected from a nautical wall. At what distance from the wall does the wave have an antinode?

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When 100g of liquid L1 at 78oC was mixed X2 of liquid L2 at 50oC, the final temperature 60oC. Given that the specific heat capacity of L2 is half that of L1, find X

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A body is projected from the earth's surface with the intention of letting it escape from earth's gravitational field. What is the minimum escape velocity of the body? (Earth's radius = 6.4 x 10 3km)

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What is the speed of compressional waves (sound waves) in water? The bulk modulus for water is 2.2 x 109Nm2. v = square-root of bulk modulus/density = square-root of 2.2 x 109Nm2/1000kgm-3 = 1.48km/s

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What is the combined resistance of 6-ohms resistor which is connected in series with a parallel arrangement of two resistors, each resistor of 2-ohms?

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When the volume of a given mass of gas is halve and its temperature doubled the pressure

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Find the frequencies of the first three harmonics of piano string of length 1.5m. If the velocity of the waves on the string is 120m/s

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The length of a displaced pendulum bob which passes its lowest point twice every second is

(g = 10m/s2
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How many nodes will be contained in the first evertone produced by blowing into close pipe?

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The number of neutrons contained in the nucleus of 238U is

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A room is heated by means of a charcoal fire. An occupant of the room standing away from the fire is warmed mainly by

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Calculate the velocity ratio of a screw jack of pitch 0.3cm if the length of the tommy bar is 21cm

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The melting point of naphthalene is 78%. What is this temperature in Kelvin?

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The Bainbridge spectrometer is used to measure the

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If a room is saturated with water vapour, the temperature of the room must be

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An object of mass 100g projected vertically upward from the ground level has a velocity of 20mls at a height of 10m. Calculate its initial kinetic energy at the ground level. (g = mls2 neglect air resistant)

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A body of mass 2kg moving vertically upwards has its velocity from 10m/s to 40m/s in 4s. Neglecting air resistance, calculate the upward vertical force acting on the body.

(g = 10m/s2
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Determine the inductive reactance when a 30.0 mH inductor with a negligible resistance is connected to a 1.30 x 103Hz oscillator.

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One type of eye defect called hyper metropia. A person can only see distant objects but not near objects. What type of lens should be used for this defect?

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The current capacity of an accumulator is rated at 80 ampere-hour-(80Ah). How long is such an accumulator expected to give a current Of 20 ampere?

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When a coil is rotating between the poles of a horse-shoe magnet, the induced voltage is greatest when the axis of the coil is moving

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Which of the following devices may be used to convert AC to DC

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Which of the following quantities has the same unit as the watt?

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Which of the following normally produces a virtual magnified image?

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To convert a galvanometer into a voltmeter to read large voltages , one requires

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What physical parameter dictates the resistance of the carbon particles used in carbon microphone?

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Which of the following graphs represents the variation of pressure against volume at constant temperature?

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NDA - Physics - 2003
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