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School Physics Quiz : Pressure


Answer the following questions based on the change of state and latent pressure.

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1.

The SI unit of pressure is

  Newton

  Watt

  Pascal

  Joule

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2.

If a pressure of  8 Pa acts on 3 m2 of area, then the force acting on the surface is

  2.67dynes

  24dynes

  24 N

  2.67 N

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3.

With increase in altitude, the pressure of the atmosphere

  may increase or decrease

  increases

  decreases

  remains constant

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4.

pressure - barometer
To measure the atmospheric pressure, the space (labeled A) above the mercury level in a barometer tube is

  essentially vacuum

  filled with nitrogen

  filled with water

  filled with air

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5.

Pressure is defined as

  force / area

  mass / volume

  force × distance

  mass × acceleration

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6.

pressure measurement
A _______ measures the pressure in terms of the difference in fluid levels between the vertical arms of a glass U-tube.

  Sphygmomanometer

  Hydrometer

  Manometer

  Barometer

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7.

_______ states that the product of the pressure and volume of a fixed mass of gas is constant provided the temperature is unchanged.

  Avogadro's Law

  Charles' Law

  Boyle's Law

  Dalton's Law

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