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GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 1

The energy density and pressure of aphoton gas are given by  and P = where T is the temperature and σ is the radiation constant. The entropy per unit volume is given by

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According to thermodynamic equation 
Tds = du + pdv


 

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 2

Let ψ0 and ψ2. denote respectively the ground state and second excited state energy eigenfunction of a particle moving in a harmonic oscillator potential with frequency ψ. If at time t the particle has the wavefunction,

The expectation value of the energy as a function of time

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The expectation value of an operator that does not depend on the time and commutes with the Hamiltonian is constant in time. So, (E) will remain constant with time.

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 3

The wave function of a certain particle is  than the value of A is

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GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 4

At constant temperature on increasing the pressure of a gas by 10% will decrease its volume by

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If P1= Pthen P2= P + 10% of P = 1.10 P
From boyle’s lawPV = constant

∴ Percentage change in volume

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 5

The independent solutions of the equation  = cos hx are —

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The auxiliary equation is 
m2- 3m + 2 = 0 
(m - 1)(m - 2) = 0   ⇒ m = 1, 2
CF = C1ex + C2e2x

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 6

Figure (A) and (B) represent respectively

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So, (a) is AND gate

So (B) is OR GATE

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 7

A U-shaped tube contains a liquid of density ρ and it is rotated about the line as shown in the figure. The difference in the levels of liquid column is

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For a circular motion of small element dx

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 8

The first ball of mass m moving with the velocity v collides head on with the second ball of mass m at rest. If the coefficient of restitution is e, then the ratio of the velocities of the first and the second ball after the collision is

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Here, m1= m2 = m, u1 = u, u2 = 0. Let v1, v2 be their velocities after collision. 
According to principle of conservation of linear momentum, 
mu + 0 = m (v1 + v2) or v1 + v2 = u ... (i)
By definition, ....(ii)
Add (i) and (ii),  
Subtract (ii) from (i)

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 9

One mole of an ideal monoatomic gas is kept in a volume V and is at temperature T. If the volume and temperature of the gas are respectively changed to V’ and T’ in such a way that the entropy of the gas is unchanged, then which of the following is correct.

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ΔS = 0

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 10

A charge q is placed at the centre of the line joining two equal charges Q. The system of three charges will be in equilibrium if q =

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Let two equal charges Q each, be held at A and B, where AB = 2x. C is the centre of AB. where charge q is held.

For the three charges to be in equilibrium, net force on each charge must be zero.
Now, total force on Q at B is

which was to be proved.

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 11

At a given point in space the total light wave is composed of three phases

The intensity of light at this point is

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We know intensity I = Es


GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 12

A radioactive sample S1 having an activity of 5μCi has twice the number of nuclei as another sample S2 which has an activity of 10μCi. The half lives of S1 and S2 can be

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Activity of S1 =  (Activity of S2)

Given N1 = 2N2

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 13

When a plane polarised light is normally incident on half wave plate with an angle 30° to optical axis the output light is

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When a plane-polarised light is incident on half wave plate with angle θ = 30° then output emerging light is also plane polarised and making angle 2θ = 60°

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 14

When plane polarized light wave is incident on a quarter wave plate at θ= 45° angle then what is the nature of output wave.

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When plane polarised light is incident on quarter wave plate at θ = 45° then out light is circularly polarised. Because the phase difference provided by Q-W plate is and path difference is  so, output light is circularly polarised

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 15

For the circuit shown in the given figure, assuming ideal diodes, the output waveform V0 will be

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Voltage at OP-AMP output
V= - 1 - 5 sin cot
At   
At   
During ‘+’ ve cycle of the waveform, when V1 < -2V, diode D2 conducts and V0 = -2 V
During ‘-’ ve cycle, when V1 > 2V, D1 conducts and V0 = 2V.

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 16

At normal temperature (0°C) and normal pressure (1.013 x 105 N/m2) when 1 gm. of water freezes, its volume increases by 0.091 cm3. What is the change in internal energy.

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Heat given by 1 gm water when it freezes into ice 
Q = mL= 1 gm x 80 cal / gm = 80 cal.
= 80 x 4.2 Joule = 336 Joule
The external work done against the atmosphere when its volume increases by 0.091 cm3

By the first law of thermodynamics, the change in internal energy

Here Q is taken negative because heat is given by the system.
Thus internal energy decreases by 336.0093 Joule.

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 17

Two infinite parallel plates are uniformly charged. And the charge density on these plates are +σ and - σ respectively. The intensity of electric field between these plates will be

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In I and III region direction of E1 and E2 are opposite to each other and In magnitude

So , in I and III region direction of E1 and E2 are opposite to each other and in magnitude

So, in I and III region resultant electric field is zero. But in region IInd i.e. region between plates

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 18

A conductor is placed in a variable electric field . The ratio of displacement current density to conduction current density is (σ is conductivity)

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Given E = E0 cosωt 
Displacement vector

So displacement current density

Conduction current density

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 19

For the circuit shown, which one of the following statement is true?

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When S3 is closed, due to attraction with opposite charge, no flow of charge takes place through S3. Therefore, potential difference across capacitor plates remains unchanged or V1= 25 V and V2 = 15 V

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 20

The internal energy of an ideal gas decreases by the same amount as the work done by the system

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When loss in internal energy = work done by the system, dQ = 0, process must be adiabatic
Further, loss in internal energy indicates decrease in temp. of the gas.

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 21

What is the gain V0/Vi of the circuit of figure

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Applying KCL at various nodes, we have

or Vin + V2 = 2V1 = 0    (as inverting terminal is at virtual ground)
So Vin = -V2

or V3 = 3V2 = -3Vin    .....(2)

Putting values from equation (1) and (2), we get 

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 22

In a crystal whose primitives are 1.2A° 1.8A° and 2A°, along whose miller indices are (2, 3, 1) cuts intercept 1.2 A° along X - axis. What will be the length of intercepts along y and z - axes.

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Let p, q and r be the intercepts on X, Y, and Z axes respectively, then

where a, b and c are primitives and h, k and l Miller indices.
Given that a= 1.2 Å, b = 1.8 Å and c = 2.0Å and h = 2 , k = 3 and l = 1
∴       
= 0.6 : 0.6 : 2.0 
As       p = 1.2 Å
∴      1.2 : q = 0.6 : 0.6
or      
Similarly,     1.2 : r = 0.6 : 2.0
or    
Thus the intercepts along Y and Z axes are 1.2 Å and 4 Å respectively.

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 23

Two equal negative charges -q are fixed at points (0, -a) and (0, a) on y-axis. A positive charge Q is released from rest at the point (2a, 0) on the x-axis. The charge Q will be

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Here Q is stay at point (2a, 0) which is very for in x-axis (2a).

Motion is simple harmonic only if Q is released from a point not very far from the origin on x-axis. (for small oscillations) other wise motion is periodic but not simple harmonic. So here such type of motion is not simple harmonic motion.

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 24

A uniform rod of length I is free to rotate in a vertical plane about a fixed horizon­tal axis through B. The rod begins rotating from rest from its unstable equilibrium position . When it has turned through an angle θ , its angular velocity ω is given as

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When the rod rotates through an angle θ, the centre of gravity falls through a distance h. from ΔBG’ C,


..(1)
The decrease in P.E. is equal to the kinetic energy of rotation 
  ..(2)
From equation (1) and (2), we get

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 25

Consider the situation shown in the figure. All the surfaces are smooth and the rod has mass M what is the minimum value of F required to keep the rod in equilibrium ?

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Clearly, the force will be minimum when upper end of the rod lies on the round support, we are excluding the case when rod is vertical In Figure, sinθ = 

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 26

A parallel monochromatic beam of light is incident normally on a narrow slit. A diffraction pattern is formed on a screen placed perpendicular to the direction of the incident beam. At the first minimum of the diffraction pattern, the phase difference between the rays coming from the two edges of the slit is

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  ...(1)
Now, at P (first minima) path difference between the rays reaching from two edges (A and B) will be

Corresponding phase difference (φ) will be

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 27

In a p-n junction diode not connected to any circuit

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At junction a potential barrier/depletion layer is formed, with n-side at higher potential and p-side at lower potential. Therefore, there is an electric field at the junction directed from the n-side to p-side.

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 28

A planet of mass m and angular momentum L moves in a circular orbit in a potential v(r)=  where k is a positive constant If the planet is slighthy perturbed, find angular frequency of radial oscillation.

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for stable point (orbit) 

Therefore radius of stable circular orbit is  Angular frequency of oscillation 
about stable paint

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 29

What is the ratio of the nearest neighbour distance to the next nearest neighbour distance in a simple cubic crystal

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We know, in a simple cubic lattice all atoms are at eight comers of cubic lattice of length a.
So, In a simple cubic lattice, the distance of nearest neighbour d1 = a 
and the distance of next nearest neighbour d2 = a√2

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 30

What is the maximum radius of the sphere that can just fit into the void at the body centre of the fee structure coordinated by the facial atom. Given r is the radius of atom.

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The situation is shown in Fig. Let R be the radius of the sphere that can just fit into the void.
From figure, 4 + R = a/2
∴     R = (a/2) - r ..(1)

We know that for fee structure
a = 4r/√2 ..(2)
Substituting the value of a from eq.(2) in eq. (1), we get

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 31

A ball is dropped from a height H. It bounces back up to a height e times after hitting the ground . If e < 1, after what time the ball will finally come to rest.

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Ball moves under the effect of grauity.

Therefore magnitude of acceleration of ball during upward or downward movement remain constant
for first bounce
y = H, uy = 0, ay = g 

Therefore time of fall before bounce 
Under gravity, time for going up a certain distance is equal to time for going down.
Therefore time interval between first bounce and second bounce is

Therefore, total time elapsed before ball stops is 
T = t1+ t2+13 +.......

*Multiple options can be correct
GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 32

An object of mass m moving with a velocity v is approaching a second object of the same mass but at rest. Which of the following are correct?

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Let v1 is velocity of first mass after collision and v2 is velocity of second mass after collision.
By the conservation law of momentum
m1v = m1v1 + m2v2 
m1 = m2 = m
⇒  mv = mv1 + mv2 
v = v1 + v2
By conservation law of energy

Velocity of mass becomes zero whereas velocity of second mass attain the velocity of first. Now, the velocity of centre of mass is given 

Hence the velocity of first w.r.t. centre of mass 
That of second = 
Total kinetic energy as seen from centre of mass = 

*Multiple options can be correct
GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 33

The figure shown P-V diagram for one mole of a monoatomic ideal gas. AB and CD are isothermal process at 500 K and 300 K, respectively and V2 = 2V1.

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Process A → B (isothermal)

Process B → C (isochoric process)

Process C → D (Isothermal process)

Process D → A (Isochoric process)

*Multiple options can be correct
GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 34

A particle of mass m is subjected to a potential 

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Here particle is confined to an infinite potential symmetric well of width a as The eigenfunction is given by


and energy eigenvalues are given by 

*Multiple options can be correct
GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 35

Which of the following statements are Correct:-

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Coordination number is the number of nearest neighbours to a lattice point.

packing fraction
BCC :-   
simple Cubic structure :-

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 36

A Germanium transistor with α = 0.98 gives a reverse saturation Current of 40μ A, when used in CB configuration when the transistor is connected in the CE mode with a base current of 0.2 ma. Then the following results have been obtained. Choose the correct options .

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GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 37

A particle of unit mass is thrown vertically upward with inifial speed v0. If is acted upon by a drag force bv2 in addition to gravity where b is constant and v is instantaneous velocity of particle. Then the speed of the particle when it returns to the point from where it was thrown,

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In the presence of dray force, only the distance covered in upward and downware motion is common, for upward motion, initial speed = V0 final speed = 0, let height reaced = h
Equation of motion 

on integrating we get,    ________(1)
for downward motion, initial speed = 0 final speed = v (let), height descended = h 
⇒ equation of motion



*Multiple options can be correct
GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 38

A solid cylinder is attached to a horizontal mass less spring on that it can roll without slipping along a horizontal surface. The spring constant k is 3 N/m. If the system is released from rest at a point in which the spring is stretched by 0.25 m .

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According to given problem v = o if x = 0.25

at equilibrium position U = o , x = o

(A) Translational KE = 
(C) Rotational KE =  

*Multiple options can be correct
GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 39

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Hence A is orthogonal matrix

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GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 40

A particle executes simple harmonic motion between x = - A and x = + A. The time taken for it to go from 0 to  and to go from  to A is T2. Then which of the following is/are incorrect

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We know that
x = A sin ωt i.e. x = 0 at t = 0 

SO T1 < T 2

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 41

The total energy of an inert - gas crystal is given by  where R is the inter - atomic spacing in Angstroms. The equilibrium seperation between the atoms in Angstroms.


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Given that E(R) = 
for equilibrium separation

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 42

Consider the differential equation  + y tanx = cosx if y(0) = 0 the  is


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The given differential equation is a linear differential equation

The genral solution of the given differential equation is

It is given that y(0) = 0 
o. sec o = o + c⇒ c = 0
Thus the solution satisfying the given condition is


GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 43

Two moles of helium gas undergoes a cyclic process as shown in figure. Assuming the gas to be ideal, the net work done in this process is _________ (inJ).


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Net work done W = WAB + WBC + WCD + WDA = 1152 J

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 44

An object travels along the x-direction with velocity c/2 in a frame O. An observer in a frame O′ sees the same object travelling with velocity c/4. The relative velocity of O′ with respect to O in units of c is __________. (up to two decimal places).


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The relativistic velocity addition formula, when object A is moving with velocity v relative to object B, and object B is moving with velocity u relative to observer C, is given by:

In this case, the object is moving with velocity c/2 in frame O, and with velocity c/4 in frame O'. We want to find the relative velocity u of frame O' with respect to frame O.

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 45

Water is filled in a cylindrical container to a height of 3m. The ratio of the cross sectional area of the orifice and the beaker is 0.1. The square of the speed of the liquid coming out from the orifice is (g = 10 m/s2)______   m2/sec2.


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Applying continuity equation at upper end and at hole 
A1V1 =A2V2
Further applying Bernoulli’s equation at two points

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 46

A source of sound of frequency 256 Hz is moving rapidly towards a wall with a velocity of 5m/s. How many beats per sec, will be heard if sound travels at a speed of 330 m/s, and observer is between the source and the wall?


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In this situation, the source is moving towards the observer. Hence he will hear the sound of frequency n’ as given by

= 259.9 Hz
The same frequency is received by the wall. This frequency is reflected back towards observer. The wall with act as a source of frequency n’. Now source and observer both are at rest. The apparent frequency received by observer
n” = n’ = 259.9 Hz
∴  Beat frequency = n” - n’ = n’ ~ n’ = 0

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 47

The second order bright fringe in a single slit diffraction pattern is 1.4 mm from the center. The screen is 80 cm from the slit of width 0.80 mm. Assuming monochromatic incident light calculate the wavelength of light.


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As in case of diffraction at single slit second order maximum is approximately midway between 2nd and 3rd diffraction minima,
.....(1)
and as for small q,   sin q = q = (y/D)....(2)
from equ.(1) and (2), we have

So    

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 48

Two coherent plane waves of light of equal amplitude and each of wavelength 10π x 10-8 m, propagating at an angle of radian with respect to each other, fall almost normally on a screen. Find out the fringe-width (in mm) on the screen?


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Fringe width 

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 49

A quantity of air (y = 1.4) at 27°C is suddenly compressed to one third of its volume. Calculate the change in temperature in °C.


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When the air is compressed slowly, the heat generated conducts away to the surroundings. Thus it is an isothermal process, temperatures remains constant throughout, i.e., there is no change in temperature.
When the air is compressed suddenly, the process is adiabatic.
Hence

If T1, V1 be the initial and T2, V2 the final temperature and volume respectively, then

or   

Thus       
or     T2 = 300 (3)04 = 465.5 K = (465.5 - 273) = 192.5°C 
∴    Change in temperature T2 - T1 = 192°C - 27°C = 165°C.

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 50

How many orders will be visible if the wavelength of incident radiation be 5000 Å and the number of lines on the grating be 7620 to an inch. (Take 1 inch = 2.54cm)


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Maximum angle of diffraction can be 90°, i.e., θ = 90°.
λ = 5000 x 10-8 cm
∴   Grating element (a + b) =  For nth maxima , we find 
(a + b) sin θ = nλ

Hence, 6 order will be visible.

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 51

Consider 1000 non - interacting , distinguishable particles in a two-level system at temp T. The energies of the levels are 0 and ε, whwere ∈> 0. In the high temperature limit (KBT > ε). What is the population of particles in the level with energy ε.


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let the total No. of non-interacting distinguishable particles are N

Population of particle in the level with energy ∈ is


So, the population of particles is the level with energy ∈ is 500.

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 52

In a silicon transistor, a change of 8.89 mA in the emitter current produces a change of 8.8 mA in the collector current. What change in the base current is necessary to produce an equivalent change in the collector current ?


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Here; we have 

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 53

If  for a transistor, then what would be the value of lc (in mA)?


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GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 54

A differential amplifier has a differential gain of 20,000 . CMRR = 80 dB. Find out the common mode gain?


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or   

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 55

What is the change in internal energy (in cal) when 0.004 kg. of air is heated from 0°C to 2°C. The specific heat of air at constant volume being 0.172 kilo cal/kg °C.


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From first law of thermodynamics 
dQ = dU+ dW
where all quantities are measured in same units, say kilo cal.
Here air is heated at constant volume and hence no external work is done
i.e., dW = p. dV = 0.
Let m be the mass, cv the specific heat at constant volume and dT the rise in temperature of the air, the heat taken in by it is 
dQ = m x cv x dT kilo cal.
Then from first law of thermodynamics 
dU = dQ - dW = dQ
= m x cv x dT =0.004 x 0.172 x 2 = 1.376 x 10-3 kilo cal.

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 56

The Bragg angle corresponding to the first order reflection from (1,1,1) planes in a crystal is 30° when X - rays of wavelength 1.75Å are used. Calculate the interatomic spacing.


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where a = interatomic distance
d = interplanar distance 
h,k,l = Miller indices.
According to the problem h = k = I = 1 (being d111 plane) 
q = 30°, I = 1.75 x 10-10m, n = 1 
from bragg’s equation 2d sin q = nl, we have

Solving we have a = 3.031Å

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 57

A body of 100 gm. mass is moving with velocity  m/sec. in an inertial frame which it self (frame) rotating with angular velocity  radian/sec. with respect to a stationary reference frame. Then find out the magnitude of Coriolis force on moving body?


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m = 100 gm = 0.1kg.

angular velocity of frame 
Coriolis force  

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 58

A wave packet in a certain medium is constructed by superposing wave of frequency ω around ω0 = 100 and the corresponding wave-number K with K0 = 5 as given in the table below

What would be the ratio vg/vp of the group velocities vg and the phase velocity vp ?


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Given     ω0 = 100 
0 = 5
Phase velocity 
dω = 110.25 - 90.25
dω = 20
dK = 6.25 - 4.25 = 2

 

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 59

Water freezes at 0°C at atmospheric pressure (1.01 x 105 Pa). The density of water and ice at this temperature and pressure are 1000 kg/m3 and 934 kg/ m3 respectively. The latent heat of fusion is 3.34 x 105 J/kg. The pressure difference required for depressing the melting temperature of ice by 10°C is ______ (G Pa).


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According to clausius clapeyron equation 


dP = 1.73 x 108 Pa 
dP = 0.173 x 109 Pa 
dP = 0.173 GPa

GATE Physics Mock Test Series - 6 - Question 60

If the Kα-radiation of Mo (Z = 42) has a wavelength of 0.71 Å , then evaluate the wavelength of the corresponding radiation of Cu (Z = 29).


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From Moseley’s law for Kα -line, we have

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