A wire of length L and radius r is  rigidly fixed at one end. On stretching the other end of the wire with a force F, the increase in its length is l. If another wire of same material but of length 2L and radius 2r is stretched with a force of 2F, the increase in its length will be

(a) l                                       (b) 2l

(c) $\frac{l}{2}$                                    (d) $\frac{l}{4}$

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Hooke's law
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In steel, the Young's modulus and the strain at the breaking point are $2×{10}^{11}N{m}^{-2}$ and 0.15 respectively. The stress at the breaking point for steel is therefore -

(a) $1.33×{10}^{11}N{m}^{-2}$           (b) $1.33×{10}^{12}N{m}^{-2}$

(c) $7.5×{10}^{-13}N{m}^{-2}$           (d) $3×{10}^{10}N{m}^{-2}$

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Hooke's law
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Which one of the following substances possesses the highest elasticity

(a) Rubber                             (b) Glass

(c) Steel                               (d) Copper

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Elasticity

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Which one of the following quantities does not have the unit of force per unit area

(a) Stress

(b) Strain

(c) Young's modulus of elasticity

(d) Pressure

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Stress-strain
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A copper wire and a steel wire of the same diameter and length are connected end to end and a force is applied, which stretches their combined length by 1 cm. The two wires will have

(a)   Different stresses and strains

(b)   The same stress and strain

(c)   The same strain but different stresses

(d)   The same stress but different strains

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Stress-strain
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The possible value of Poisson's ratio is

(a) 1                                        (b) 0.9

(c) 0.8                                      (d) 0.4

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Poisson ratio
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Which of the following affects the elasticity of a substance

(a) Hammering and annealing

(b) Change in temperature

(c) Impurity in substance

(d) All of these

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Elasticity

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A wire of diameter 1mm  breaks under a tension of 1000 N. Another wire, of same material as that of the first one, but of diameter 2 mm breaks under a tension of

(a)   500 N                                (b)   1000 N

(c)   10000 N                            (d)   4000 N

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There is no change in the volume of a wire due to change in its length on stretching. The Poisson's ratio of the material of the wire is

(a)   + 0.50                                (b)   – 0.50

(c)   0.25                                   (d)   – 0.25

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The force required to stretch a steel wire of cross-section  to 1.1 times its length would be

(a) $2×{10}^{6}N$                               (b) $2×{10}^{3}N$

(c) $2×{10}^{-6}N$                             (d) $2×{10}^{-7}N$