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# Simple Harmonic Motion - Machine Kinematics MCQ Questions

Simple Harmonic Motion MCQs : Here you will find MCQ Questions related to "Simple Harmonic Motion" in Machine Kinematics. These Simple Harmonic Motion MCQ Questions Will help you to improve your Machine Kinematics knowledge and will prepare you for various Examinations like Competitive Exams, Placements, Interviews and other Entrance Exmaniations

Question 1

Simple Harmonic Motion or SHM is defined as a?

A. motion in which the restoring force is directly proportional to the displacement of the body from its mean position.
B. motion in which the restoring force is directly proportional to the time of the body from its mean position.
C. motion in which the restoring force is directly proportional to the speed of the body from its mean position.
D. motion in which the restoring force is directly proportional to the distance of the body from its mean position.

Question 2

Simple Harmonic Motion can be classified into _____ types

A. 1
B. 2
C. 3
D. 4

Question 3

When a system oscillates angular long with respect to a fixed axis then its motion is called?

A. angular perodic motion
B. linear simple harmonic motion
C. angular simple harmonic motion
D. conditional simple harmonic motion

Question 4

The point at which net force acting on the particle is?

A. infinity
B. positive
C. negative
D. zero

Question 5

The force acting on the particle is negative of the displacement. So, this point of equilibrium will be a?

A. simple equilibrium
B. stable equilibrium
C. unstable equilibrium
D. harmonic equilibrium

Question 6

The minimum time after which the particle keeps on repeating its motion is known as the time period

A. TRUE
B. FALSE
C. Can be true or false
D. Can not say

Question 7

The velocity of a particle moving with simple harmonic motion is ___________ at the mean position.

A. zero
B. minimum
C. maximum
D. Infinite

Question 8

When a rigid body is suspended vertically and it oscillates with a small amplitude under the action of the force of gravity, the body is known as

A. simple pendulum
B. torsional pendulum
C. second’s pendulum
D. compound pendulum

Question 9

The centre of percussion is below the centre of gravity of the body and is at a distance equal to

A. h / kG
B. h.kG
C. h^2/kG
D. k^2G/h