Chapter 33. Electric Fields And Potential

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Electric Field Quizzes & Trivia

Same as the other quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The force field that surrounds a mass is a gravitational field. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The SI unit of measurement for electric potential is the joule.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    A kind of aura that extends through space is an/a  ____________.
    • A. 

      Force field

    • B. 

      Electric field

    • C. 

      Gravitational field

  • 4. 
    Since an electric field has both magnitude and direction, it is a _________.
    • A. 

      Scalar quantity

    • B. 

      Translational quantity

    • C. 

      Vector quantity

  • 5. 
    Electrical energy can be stored in a common device called a __________.
    • A. 

      Capacitor

    • B. 

      Transistor

    • C. 

      Semiconductor

  • 6. 
     There is no way to shield gravity, because gravity only _______.
    • A. 

      Repels

    • B. 

      Suspends

    • C. 

      Attracts

  • 7. 
    Why are the occupants safe inside a car struck by lightning?
  • 8. 
    What is the difference between electrical potential energy and electrical potential?