Electrostatics: Electric Potential Energy Quiz

This is an MCQ-based quiz on the topic of Electrostatic: Electric potential energy.

This set of MCQs helps you brush up on the important physics topics and prepare you to dive into skill practice and expand your knowledge.

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Every proton in the universe is surrounded by its own

Gravitational field

Electric field

Both A and B

None of the above

What is the magnitude of the electric field intensity with the power of 10 at a point where a proton experiences an electrostatic force of magnitude 2.30 x 10-25 newton?

-6

10

11

-3

An electric field is set up between two parallel  plates which are 20cm apart.  The potential difference between the plates is 100V.  Calculate the stength of the electric field between the plates.

2000

50

500

100

Electrostatic potential energy is recorded in units of electron-Volts (eV). What is equivalent to 1 eV?

1.602 × 10^−19

100

0

220

The potential difference between the terminals of a connection wire is ……..

0

>0

<0

Infinity

The difference in electrical potential energy between two places is called …………...

Resistance

Friction

Induction

Voltage

The SI unit for electric potential is the ___________.

Volen

Vespa

Volt

Valspr

The magnitude of electric potential is ______ at an infinite distance

0

Negative Infinity

Positive Infinity

200

Electric potential ____________ as distance increases.

Increases

Decreases

Remains Constant

Is 0

What is the relationship between equipotential lines and lines of force.

The are perpendicular to each other

They are equidistant

They are parallel to each other

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Title: Electrostatics: Electric Potential Energy Quiz
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