Could You Pass This Challenging Physics Test?

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This quiz has been made for Physics students and learners. There is a set of 17 questions which you have to answer in a short time, just to check your knowledge and efficiency. It covers topics related to pressure, fluids, and density. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the formula for calculating pressure?
    • A. 

      Force divided by area

    • B. 

      Pressure divided by force

    • C. 

      Mass divided by volume

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is not an example of a fluid?
    • A. 

      Hydrogen

    • B. 

      Oxygen

    • C. 

      Coffee

    • D. 

      Water

    • E. 

      Clay

  • 3. 
    As you climb higher up a mountain, air pressure would:
    • A. 

      Increase

    • B. 

      Decrease

    • C. 

      Stay the same

  • 4. 
    An increase in the depth of water creates what kind of change in water pressure?
    • A. 

      Decrease

    • B. 

      Increase

    • C. 

      No change

  • 5. 
    One pascal is equal to:
    • A. 

      1 Newton of force per square mile

    • B. 

      1 Newton of force per square meter

    • C. 

      1 Newton of force per square second

    • D. 

      1 Newton of force per square inch

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is not an example of a hydraulic system?
    • A. 

      Brakes of a car

    • B. 

      Ladder of a fire truck

    • C. 

      Car Jack

    • D. 

      Computer

  • 7. 
    What force makes you feel lighter in the water?
    • A. 

      Centripital force

    • B. 

      Force of gravity

    • C. 

      Buoyant force

    • D. 

      Force pump

  • 8. 
    The amount of matter in an object is called:
    • A. 

      Volume

    • B. 

      Area

    • C. 

      Mass

    • D. 

      Length

  • 9. 
    The amount of space an object takes up is called:
    • A. 

      Volume

    • B. 

      Area

    • C. 

      Mass

    • D. 

      Length

  • 10. 
    What is the formula for density?
    • A. 

      Force divided by area

    • B. 

      Pressure divided by force

    • C. 

      Mass divided by volume

    • D. 

      Volume divided by force

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is the Archimedes principle?
    • A. 

      When force is applied to a confined fluid, an increase in pressure is transmitted equally to all parts of the fluid.

    • B. 

      The buoyant force of an object is equal to the weight of the fluid displaced by an object.

    • C. 

      Water pressure increases as depth increases.

    • D. 

      Air pressure decreases as elevation increases.

  • 12. 
    In order for an object to float in a container of water its density must be:
    • A. 

      Greater than 1 gram per cubic centimeter

    • B. 

      Less than 1 gram per cubic centimeter

    • C. 

      Equal to 1 gram per cubic centimeter

  • 13. 
    In order for an object to sink in a container of water, its density must be:
    • A. 

      Greater than 1 gram per cubic centimeter

    • B. 

      Less than 1 gram per cubic centimeter

    • C. 

      Equal to 1 gram per cubic centimeter

  • 14. 
    If an object has a mass of 50g and a volume of 10 cubic centimetres, what would be its density?
    • A. 

      5 g/cc

    • B. 

      50 g/cc

    • C. 

      10 g/cc

    • D. 

      2 g/cc

  • 15. 
    If an object has a mass of 4 grams and a volume of 8 cubic centimetres, what would be its density?
    • A. 

      5 g/cc

    • B. 

      .5 g/cc

    • C. 

      4 g/cc

    • D. 

      8 g/cc

  • 16. 
    If an object has a density of .04 g/cc and it is put in a container of water, what would happen to it? (hint: Water has a density of 1 g/cc)
    • A. 

      It would sink

    • B. 

      It would float

    • C. 

      It would neither sink nor float

  • 17. 
    If an object has a density of 14g/cc and it is put in a container of water, what would happen to it? (hint: Water has a density of 1g/cc)
    • A. 

      It would sink

    • B. 

      It would float

    • C. 

      It would neither sink nor float.