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4.  ${\mathrm{tan}}^{-1}\left(\frac{2}{\sqrt{3}}\right)$

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The vertical component of the earths magnetic field is zero at

(1) Magnetic poles

(2) Magnetic equator

(3) Geographic poles

(4) Geographic equator

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A neutral point is obtained at the centre of a vertical circular coil carrying current. The angle between the plane of the coil and the magnetic meridian is :

a) 0                           (b) 45°

(c) 60°                       (d) 90°

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A bar magnet of length 3 cm has points A and B along its axis at distances of 24 cm and 48 cm on the opposite sides. Ratio of magnetic fields at these points will be (a) 8                               (b)$\frac{1}{2\sqrt{2}}$

(c) 3                               (d) 4

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A dip needle in a plane perpendicular to magnetic meridian will remain

(a) Vertical

(b) Horizontal

(c) In any direction

(d) At an angle of dip to the horizontal

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If the angles of dip at two places are 30o and 45o respectively, then the ratio of horizontal  components of earth's magnetic field at the two places will be

(a) $\sqrt{3}:\sqrt{2}$                       (b) $1:\sqrt{2}$

(c) $1:\sqrt{3}$                          (d) 1:2

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A line passing through places having zero value of magnetic dip is called

(a) Isoclinic line             (b) Agonic line

(c) Isogonic line             (d) Aclinic line

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The earth's magnetic field at a certain place has a horizontal component 0.3 Gauss and the total strength 0.5 Gauss. The angle of dip is

(a) ${\mathrm{tan}}^{-1}\left(\frac{3}{4}\right)$                      (b) ${\mathrm{sin}}^{-1}\left(\frac{3}{4}\right)$

(c) ${\mathrm{tan}}^{-1}\left(\frac{4}{3}\right)$                      (d) ${\mathrm{sin}}^{-1}\left(\frac{3}{5}\right)$

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At a certain place, the horizontal component B0 and the vertical component V0 of the earth's magnetic field are equal in magnitude. The total intensity at the place will be

1. ${B}_{0}$                            2. ${B}_{0}^{2}$

3. $2{B}_{0}$                          4. $\sqrt{2}{B}_{0}$

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