What Do You Know Gravity?

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What Do You Know Gravity?

Gravity, or gravitation, is a phenomenon that is natural. It operates on the principle that anything with mass will move towards each other. Stone thrown up falls to the ground and atoms and photons move to each other.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The gravitational attraction of the original gaseous matter present in the?
    • A. 

      Earth

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Sun

    • D. 

      Universe

  • 2. 
    On earth, gravity gives weight to physical objects, and the moon’s gravity causes the?
    • A. 

      Globe

    • B. 

      Space

    • C. 

      Matter

    • D. 

      Ocean tide

  • 3. 
    The gravitational attraction of the original gaseous matter present in the?
    • A. 

      Molecule

    • B. 

      Matter

    • C. 

      Universe

    • D. 

      Atom

  • 4. 
    Gravity is responsible for many of the large-scale structure in the?
    • A. 

      Atom

    • B. 

      Universe

    • C. 

      Molecule

    • D. 

      Space

  • 5. 
    Gravity is most accurately described by the general theory of relativity proposed by?
    • A. 

      Isaac Newton

    • B. 

      Albert Einstein

    • C. 

      Napoleon Hill

    • D. 

      Charles Darwin

  • 6. 
    Gravity was described not as a force, but as a consequence of the?
    • A. 

      Mass

    • B. 

      Curvature of spacetime

    • C. 

      Jupiter

    • D. 

      Universe

  • 7. 
    For most application, gravity is well approximated by?
    • A. 

      Law of Mass

    • B. 

      Matter

    • C. 

      Spacetime event

    • D. 

      Newton’s law of universal gravitation

  • 8. 
    The most extreme example of this curvature of spacetime is?
    • A. 

      Relativity

    • B. 

      Quantum physics

    • C. 

      Atomic mass

    • D. 

      Black hole

  • 9. 
    The earliest instance of gravity in the universe, possibly in the form of?
    • A. 

      Quantum gravity

    • B. 

      Supergravity

    • C. 

      Gravitational singularity

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    Modern work on gravitational theory begins with the work of?
    • A. 

      Isaac Newton

    • B. 

      John Lennon

    • C. 

      Albert Einstein

    • D. 

      Galileo Galilei