Sound MCQ Questions for Class 9 Science Chapter 12 with Answers

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Q1. The speed v, frequency υ, and wavelength λ, of sound are related by the equation:

(i) v = λυ
(ii) υ = λv
(iii) λ = υv
(iv) v = λ\υ

(i) v = λυ

Q2. On increasing the temperature, the speed of sound in air:

(i) Increases
(ii) Decreases
(iii) Does not change
(iv) First increases then becomes constant

(i) Increases

Q3. Note is a sound

(i) of mixture of several frequencies
(ii) of mixture of two frequencies only
(iii) of a single frequency
(iv) always unpleasant to listen

(iii) of a single frequency

Q4. The upper frequency limit of the audible range of human hearing is about

(i) 20 kHz
(ii) 2000 Hz
(iii) 2 kHz
(iv) 2,000,000 Hz

(i) 20 kHz

Q5. Which of the following vibrates when a musical note is produced by the cymbals in an orchestra ?

(i) stretched strings
(ii) stretched membranes
(iii) metal plates
(iv) air columns

(iii) metal plates

Q6. The speed of sound is maximum in:

(i) solids
(ii) liquids
(iii) gases
(iv) All of these

(i) solids

Q7. Which of the following can produce longitudinal as well as transverse waves under different conditions?

(i) Bats
(ii) Slinky
(iii) Tuning fork
(iv) None of these

(ii) Slinky

Q8. In SONAR, we use

(i) ultrasonic waves
(ii) infrasonic waves
(iii) radio waves
(iv) audible sound waves

x

(ii) Slinky

Q9. Sound wave is a

(i) transverse wave
(ii) longitudinal wave
(iii) both a and b
(iv) None of these

(ii) longitudinal wave

Q10. Which one of the following does not consist of transverse waves ?

(i) light emitted by a CFL
(ii) TV signals from a satellite
(iii) ripples on the surface of a pond
(iv) musical notes of an orchestra

(iv) musical notes of an orchestra

Q11. Maximum tolerable sound is:

(i) 0 dB
(ii) 10 dB
(iii) 60 dB
(iv) 120 dB

(iv) 120 dB

Q12. If the speed of a wave is 380 m/s and its frequency is 1900 Hz, then the wavelength of the wave will be:

(i) 20 m
(ii) 0.2 m
(iii) 200 m
(iv) 2 m

(ii) 0.2 m

Q13. When we change feeble sound to loud sound we increase its

(i) frequency
(ii) amplitude
(iii) velocity
(iv) wavelength

(ii) amplitude

Q14. Sound travels

(i) slower in warm air than in cold air
(ii) faster in solids and liquids than in air
(iii) slower in water than air
(iv) none of these

(ii) faster in solids and liquids than in air

Q15. The maximum speed of vibrations which produce audible sound will be in :

(i) dry air
(ii) sea water
(iii) ground glass
(iv) human blood

(iii) ground glass

Q16. An earthquake produces which kind of sound before the mainshock wave begins:

(i) ultrasound
(ii) infrasound
(iii) audible sound
(iv) None of the above

(ii) infrasound

Q17. Earthquake produces which kind of sound before the main shock wave begins

(i) ultrasound
(ii) infrasound
(iii) audible sound
(iv) none of the above

(i) ultrasound

Q18. Sound can travel through

(i) gases only
(ii) vacuum only
(iii) gases and liquids only
(iv) solids, liquids and gases.

(iv) solids, liquids and gases.

Q19. When the pitch of note produced by a harmonium is lowered, then the wavelength of the note :

(i) decreases
(ii) first decreases and then increases
(iii) increases
(iv) remains the same

(iii) increases

Q20. The transfer of energy in a material medium due to the periodic motion of its particles is called:

(i) Wave front
(ii) Wave motion
(iii) Pulse
(iv) None of the above

(ii) Wave motion

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