The bob of a simple pendulum is a spherical hollow ball filled with water. A plugged hole near the bottom of the oscillating bob gets suddenly unplugged. During observation, till water is coming out, the time period of oscillation would

  • Option 1)

    remain unchanged

  • Option 2)

    increase towards a saturation value

  • Option 3)

    first increase and then decrease to the original value

  • Option 4)

    First decrease and then increase to the original value

 

Answers (1)

As we learnt in

Time period of oscillation of simple pendulum -

T=2\pi \sqrt{\frac{l}{g}}

- wherein

l = length of pendulum 

g = acceleration due to gravity.

 

 

 

For a pendulum, T= 2\pi \sqrt{\frac{l}{g}}where l  Is measured upto centre of gravity. The centre of gravity of system is at centre of sphere when hole is plugged. When unplugged, water drains out. Centre of gravity goes on descending. When the bob becomes empty, centre of gravity is restored to centre.

\therefore     Length of pendulum first increases, then decreases to original value.

\therefore    T would first increase and then decrease to the original value.

Correct option is 3.


Option 1)

remain unchanged

This is an incorrect option.

Option 2)

increase towards a saturation value

This is an incorrect option.

Option 3)

first increase and then decrease to the original value

This is the correct option.

Option 4)

First decrease and then increase to the original value

This is an incorrect option.

Preparation Products

Knockout JEE Main April 2021 (One Month)

Personalized AI Tutor and Adaptive Time Table, Self Study Material, Weekend Live Classes, Mentorship from our Experts, Unlimited Mock Tests and Personalized Analysis Reports, 24x7 Doubt Chat Support,.

₹ 14000/- ₹ 4999/-
Buy Now
Knockout JEE Main May 2021

Personalized AI Tutor and Adaptive Time Table, Self Study Material, Weekend Live Classes, Mentorship from our Experts, Unlimited Mock Tests and Personalized Analysis Reports, 24x7 Doubt Chat Support,.

₹ 22999/- ₹ 9999/-
Buy Now
Test Series JEE Main May 2021

Unlimited Chapter Wise Tests, Unlimited Subject Wise Tests, Unlimited Full Mock Tests, Get Personalized Performance Analysis Report,.

₹ 6999/- ₹ 2999/-
Buy Now
Knockout JEE Main May 2022

Personalized AI Tutor and Adaptive Time Table, Self Study Material, Weekend Live Classes, Mentorship from our Experts, Unlimited Mock Tests and Personalized Analysis Reports, 24x7 Doubt Chat Support,.

₹ 34999/- ₹ 14999/-
Buy Now
JEE Main Rank Booster 2021

Booster and Kadha Video Lectures, Unlimited Full Mock Test, Adaptive Time Table, 24x7 Doubt Chat Support,.

₹ 13999/- ₹ 6999/-
Buy Now
Boost your Preparation for JEE Main 2021 with Personlized Coaching
 
Exams
Articles
Questions