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School Physics Quiz : Stability & Moments


Answer the following questions based on stability & moments.

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1.

If a man pushes a door with a force of 4 N, then the moment he exerts about the hinge 80 cm away is _______.

  3.2 N m

  6.4 N m

  320.0 N m

  640.0 N m

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2.

funnel equilibrium A funnel that is balanced upright on a table on its narrow tip is in _______ equilibrium.

  unstable

  stable

  neutral

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3.

The center of gravity of a thin rectangular metal plate is at the

  intersection of its diagonals.

  midpoint of the longer side.

  one of the vertices.

  midpoint of the shorter side.

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4.

Two forces acting at right angles, which have the same effect as a single force, are called _______.

  components

  constituents

  resultants

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5.

There are fundamentally _______ kinds of equilibrium.

  two

  four

  three

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6.

The _______ of a force is the product of the force and the shortest distance from a point to the line of action of the force.

  stability

  momentum

  moment

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7.

The SI unit of moment is

  N/m2

  N m

  N/m

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