SUMMATIVE ASSESSMENT 1 FOR CBSE CLASS 9 (GRAVITATION)

Find below a question bank from the chapter GRAVITATION of class 9. Portions up to the syllabus for Summative assessment 1 only is included. The answers are not published herewith. Students are advised to solve the questions and problems and post the q...

Where is electricity stored after it is generated but before it is supplied? (Chat Transcript from FaceBook)

Where is electricity stored after it is generated but before it is supplied? Mahesh Sable Electrical power cannot be stored and,therefore,power plants must produce power as and when demanded.power stations r connected in parallel hence load is equally distributed,electric Power can be adjusted with help of step up or step down transformers.   Mathew Abraham … Continue reading Where is electricity stored after it is generated but before it is supplied? (Chat Transcript from FaceBook)

Variation of acceleration due to gravity with depth. A doubt.

Rajkumar asks: “accelaration due to gravity decrease on depth of earth with the relation of g’=g(1-2h/R). but with relation of g=GM/(R*R)  g increase. Answer: When the object is on the surface or above it, the entire mass of the earth attracts it. But when it is inside, the net attraction towards CENTRE is provided only by the mass of [...]

Where is electricity stored after it is generated but before it is supplied?

This question was posted by Chithraja. This is a common doubt arising naturally in the minds of children as well as adults who think. But they never ask, or if they ask the questions remain unanswered. I will explain the question itself first. When we switch on a bulb we get the energy. But what happens to the electricity [...]

Define Momentum

Momentum is defined as the quantity of motion. Only moving bodies possess momentum. It is a vector quantity and its direction is same as that of velocity. Momentum is measured as the product of mass and velocity. Momentum of a body is a measure of the ...