The magnetic susceptibility is negative for

1. paramagnetic material only

2. ferromagnetic material only

3. paramagnetic and ferromagnetic materials

4. diamagnetic material only

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The following figures show the arrangement of bar magnet in different configurations. Each magnet has magnetic dipole moment m. Which configuration has the highest net magnetic dipole moment?
(i) (ii) (iii) (iv)

1. (i)

2. (ii)

3. (iii)

4. (iv)

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A compass needle which is allowed to move in a horizontal plane is taken to a geomagnetic pole.It

(a) will become rigid showing no movement

(b) will stay in any position

(c) will stay in north-south direction only

(d) will stay in east-west direction only

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A magnetic needle suspended parallel to a

magnetic field requires $\sqrt{3}$ J of work to turn

it through $60°$. The torque needed to maintain

the needle in this position will be

(a) $2\sqrt{3}$J                      (b) 3 J

(c) $\sqrt{3}$ J                       (d) $\frac{3}{2}$ J

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There are four light-weight-rod samples; A, B, C, D separately suspended by threads. A bar magnet is slowly brought near each sample and the following observations are noted:

(i) A is feebly repelled

(ii) B is feebly attracted

(iii) C is strongly attracted

(iv) D remains unaffected

Which one of the following is true?

1. C is of a diamagnetic material

2. D is of a ferromagnetic material

3. A is of a non-magnetic material

4. B is of a paramagnetic material

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A short bar magnet of magnetic moment  is placed in a uniform magnetic field of  The magnet is stable equilibrium when the potential energy is

(a)                                          (b) zero

(c)                                         (d)

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Bar magnet
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A vibration magnetometer placed in a magnetic meridian has a small bar magnet. The magnet executes oscillations with a time period of 2s in earth's horizontal magnetic field of 24 $\mu$T. When a horizontal field is 18 $\mu$T is produced opposite to the earth's field by placing a current-carrying wire, the new time period of the magnet will be

(a) 1s          (b) 2s

(c) 3s          (d) 4s

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Electromagnets are made of soft iron because soft iron has :

(a) low retentivity and high coercive force

(b) high retentivity and high coercive force

(c) low retentivity and low coercive force

(d) high retentivity and low coercive force

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The magnetic moment of a diamagnetic atom is

(a) much greater than one

(b) one

(c) between zero and one

(d) equal to zero

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Two identical bar magnets are fixed with their centres at a distance d apart. A stationary charge Q is placed at P in between the gap of the two magnets at a distance D from the centre O as shown in the figure

The force on the charge Q is

1. zero

2. directed along OP

3. directed along PO

4. directed perpendicular to the plane of the paper

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