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Dual Nature of Radiation

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The half life period of radioactive element x is same as the mean life time of another radioactive element y. Initially ...
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The temperature of an ideal gas in 3-dimensions is 300 K. The corresponding de-Broglie wavelength of the electron approx...
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Consider two separate ideal gases of electrons and protons having same number of particles. The temperature of both the ...
JEE Main 2021 (Online) 31st August Evening Shift
A free electron of 2.6 eV energy collides with a H+ ion. This results in the formation of a hydrogen atom in the first e...
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A monochromatic neon lamp with wavelength of 670.5 nm illuminates a photo-sensitive material which has a stopping voltag...
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In a photoelectric experiment, increasing the intensity of incident light :
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The de-Broglie wavelength of a particle having kinetic energy E is $$\lambda$$. How much extra energy must be given to t...
JEE Main 2021 (Online) 26th August Evening Shift
In a photoelectric experiment ultraviolet light of wavelength 280 nm is used with lithium cathode having work function $...
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If 'f' denotes the ratio of the number of nuclei decayed (Nd) to the number of nuclei at t = 0 (N0) then for a collectio...
JEE Main 2021 (Online) 27th July Morning Shift
When radiation of wavelength $$\lambda$$ is incident on a metallic surface, the stopping potential of ejected photoelect...
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The half-life of $${}^{198}Au$$ is 3 days. If atomic weight of $${}^{198}Au$$ is 198 g/mol then the activity of 2 mg of ...
JEE Main 2021 (Online) 25th July Morning Shift
Some nuclei of a radioactive material are undergoing radioactive decay. The time gap between the instances when a quarte...
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An electron having de-Broglie wavelength $$\lambda$$ is incident on a target in a X-ray tube. Cut-off wavelength of emit...
JEE Main 2021 (Online) 20th July Evening Shift
The radiation corresponding to 3 $$\to$$ 2 transition of a hydrogen atom falls on a gold surface to generate photoelectr...
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Two identical photocathodes receive the light of frequencies f1 and f2 respectively. If the velocities of the photo-elec...
JEE Main 2021 (Online) 17th March Evening Shift
The stopping potential in the context of photoelectric effect depends on the following property of incident electromagne...
JEE Main 2021 (Online) 16th March Morning Shift
The recoil speed of a hydrogen atom after it emits a photon in going from n = 5 state to n = 1 state will be :
JEE Main 2021 (Online) 26th February Evening Shift
Given below are two statements : one is labeled as Assertion A and the other is labelled as Reason R.Assertion A : An el...
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The stopping potential for electrons emitted from a photosensitive surface illuminated by light of wavelength 491 nm is ...
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The wavelength of the photon emitted by a hydrogen atom when an electron makes a transition from n = 2 to n = 1 state is...
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An $$\alpha$$ particle and a proton are accelerated from rest by a potential difference of 200V. After this, their de Br...
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According to Bohr atom model, in which of the following transitions will the frequency be maximum?
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Match List - I with List - II. List I List II (a) Source of microwave frequency ...
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An X-ray tube is operated at 1.24 million volt. The shortest wavelength of the produced photon will be :
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Given below are two statements : Statement I : Two photons having equal linear momenta have equal wavelengths.Statement ...
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Assuming the nitrogen molecule is moving with r.m.s. velocity at 400 K, the de-Broglie wavelength of nitrogen molecule i...
JEE Main 2020 (Online) 6th September Evening Slot
You are given that Mass of $${}_3^7Li$$ = 7.0160u, Mass of $${}_2^4He$$ = 4.0026u and Mass of $${}_1^1H$$ = 1.0079u. Whe...
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An electron, a doubly ionized helium ion (He++) and a proton are having the same kinetic energy. The relation between th...
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The correct match between the entries in column I and column II are : .tg {border-collapse:collapse;border-spacing:0;}...
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In a photoelectric effect experiment, the graph of stopping potential V versus reciprocal of wavelength obtained is show...
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Find the Binding energy per neucleon for $${}_{50}^{120}Sn$$. Mass of proton mp = 1.00783 U, mass of neutron mn = 1.00...
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Given figure shows few data points in a phot electric effect experiment for a certain metal. The minimum energy for ejec...
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Two sources of light emit X-rays of wavelength 1 nm and visible light of wavelength 500 nm, respectively. Both the sourc...
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When the wavelength of radiation falling on a metal is changed from 500 nm to 200 nm, the maximum kinetic energy of the ...
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A particle is moving 5 times as fast as an electron. The ratio of the de-Broglie wavelength of the particle to that of t...
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Particle A of mass mA = $${m \over 2}$$ moving along the x-axis with velocity v0 collides elastically with another parti...
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An electron of mass m and magnitude of charge |e| initially at rest gets accelerated by a constant electric field E. The...
JEE Main 2020 (Online) 9th January Evening Slot
The energy required to ionise a hydrogen like ion in its ground state is 9 Rydbergs. What is the wavelength of the radia...
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Radiation, with wavelength 6561 $$\mathop A\limits^o $$ falls on a metal surface to produce photoelectrons. The electron...
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A particle moving with kinetic energy E has de Broglie wavelength $$\lambda $$. If energy $$\Delta $$E is added to its e...
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An electron (of mass m) and a photon have the same energy E in the range of a few eV. The ratio of the de-Broglie wavele...
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The activity of a radioactive sample falls from 700 s–1 to 500 s–1 in 30 minutes. Its half life is close to: ...
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Consider an electron in a hydrogen atom revolving in its second excited state (having radius 4.65 $$\mathop A\limits^o $...
JEE Main 2019 (Online) 12th April Evening Slot
The stopping potential V0 (in volt) as a function of frequency ($$\upsilon $$) for a sodium emitter, is shown in the fig...
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A 2 mW laser operates at wavelength of 500 nm. The number of photons that will be emitted per second is : [Given Planck'...
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In a photoelectric effect experiment the threshold wavelength of the light is 380 nm. If the wavelentgh of incident ligh...
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A particle 'P' is formed due to a completely inelastic collision of particles 'x' and 'y' having de-Broglie wavelengths ...
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The electric field of light wave is given as $$$\overrightarrow E = {10^{ - 3}}\cos \left( {{{2\pi x} \over {5 \times {...
JEE Main 2019 (Online) 9th April Morning Slot
A nucleus A, with a finite de-broglie wavelength $$\lambda $$A, undergoes spontaneous fission into two nuclei B and C of...
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Two particles move at right angle to each other. Their de-Broglie wavelengths are $$\lambda _1$$ and $$\lambda _2$$ resp...
JEE Main 2019 (Online) 8th April Morning Slot
When a certain photosensitive surface is illuminated with monochromatic light of frequency v, the stopping potential for...
JEE Main 2019 (Online) 12th January Evening Slot
In a Frank-Hertz experiment, an electron of energy 5.6 eV passes through mercury vapour and emerges with an energy 0.7 e...
JEE Main 2019 (Online) 12th January Evening Slot
A particle A of mass 'm' and charge 'q' is accelerated by a potential difference of 50 V. Another particle B of mass ' 4...
JEE Main 2019 (Online) 12th January Morning Slot
In a photoelectric experiment, the wavelength of the light incident on a metal is changed from 300 nm to 400 nm. The dec...
JEE Main 2019 (Online) 11th January Evening Slot
If the de Broglie wavelength of an electron is equal to the 10–3 times the wavelength of a photon of frequency 6 $$ \t...
JEE Main 2019 (Online) 11th January Morning Slot
A metal plate of area 1 $$ \times $$ 10–4 m2 is illuminated by a radiation of intensity 16 mW/m2. The work function of t...
JEE Main 2019 (Online) 10th January Evening Slot
The magnetic field associated with a light wave is given, at the origin, by B = B0 [sin(3.14 $$ \times $$ 107)ct + sin(6...
JEE Main 2019 (Online) 9th January Evening Slot
Surface of certain metal is first illuminated with light of wavelength $$\lambda $$1 = 350 nm and then, by light of wave...
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The de-Broglie wavelength ($$\lambda $$B) associated with the electron orbiting in the second excited state of hydrogen ...
JEE Main 2018 (Online) 16th April Morning Slot
If the de Broglie wavelengths associated with a proton and an $$\alpha $$-particle are equal, then the ratio of velociti...
JEE Main 2018 (Online) 15th April Evening Slot
Two electrons are moving with non-relativistic speed perpendicular to each other. If corresponding de Broglie wavelength...
JEE Main 2018 (Online) 15th April Morning Slot
A Laser light of wavelength 660 nm is used to weld Retina detachment. If a Laser pulse of width 60 ms and power 0.5 kW i...
JEE Main 2017 (Online) 9th April Morning Slot
The maximum velocity of the photoelectrons emitted from the surface is v when light of frequency n falls on a metal surf...
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A particle A of mass m and initial velocity v collides with a particle B of mass m/2 which is at rest. The collision is ...
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An electron beam is accelerated by a potential difference V to hit a metallic target to produce X–rays. It produces cont...
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A photoelectric surface is illuminated successively by monochromatic light of wavelengths $$\lambda $$ and $${\lambda \...
JEE Main 2016 (Online) 10th April Morning Slot
When photons of wavelength $${\lambda _1}$$ are incident on an isolated sphere, the corresponding stopping potential is ...
JEE Main 2016 (Online) 9th April Morning Slot
Radiation of wavelength $$\lambda ,$$ is incident on a photocell. The fastest emitted electron has speed $$v.$$ If the w...
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Match List - $${\rm I}$$ (Fundamental Experiment) with List - $${\rm II}$$ (its conclusion) and select the correct optio...
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The anode voltage of a photocell is kept fixed. The wavelength $$\lambda $$ of the light falling on the cathode is gradu...
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This question has Statement 1 and Statement 2. Of the four choices given after the statements, choose the one that best ...
AIEEE 2012
This equation has Statement 1 and Statement 2. Of the four choices given after the statements, choose the one that descr...
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This question has Statement - $$1$$ and Statement - $$2$$. Of the four choices given after the statements, choose the on...
AIEEE 2011
If a source of power $$4kW$$ produces $${10^{20}}$$ photons/second, the radiation belongs to a part of the spectrum call...
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Statement - $$1$$ : When ultraviolet light is incident on a photocell, its stopping potential is $${V_0}$$ and the max...
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The surface of a metal is illuminated with the light of $$400$$ $$nm.$$ The kinetic energy of the ejected photoelectrons...
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Wave property of electrons implies that they will show diffraction effects. Davisson and Germer demonstrated this by dif...
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Wave property of electrons implies that they will show diffraction effects. Davisson and Germer demonstrated this by dif...
AIEEE 2008
In an experiment, electrons are made to pass through a narrow slit of width $$'d'$$ comparable to their de Broglie wavel...
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Photon of frequency $$v$$ has a momentum associated with it. If $$c$$ is the velocity of light, the momentum is
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If $${g_E}$$ and $${g_M}$$ are the accelerations due to gravity on the surfaces of the earth and the moon respectively a...
AIEEE 2007
The anode voltage of a photocell is kept fixed. The wavelength $$\lambda $$ of the light falling on the cathode is gradu...
AIEEE 2006
The time taken by a photoelectron to come out after the photon strikes is approximately
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The threshold frequency for a metallic surface corresponds to an energy of $$6.2$$ $$eV$$ and the stopping potential for...
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A photocell is illuminated by a small bright source placed $$1$$ $$m$$ away. When the same source of light is placed $${...
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If the kinetic energy of a free electron doubles, it's deBroglie wavelength changes by the factor
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According to Einstein's photoelectric equation, the plot of the kinetic energy of the emitted photo electrons from a met...
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The work function of a substance is $$4.0$$ $$eV.$$ The longest wavelength of light that can cause photo-electron emiss...
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Two identical photo-cathodes receive light of frequencies $${f_1}$$ and $${f_2}$$. If the velocities of the photo electr...
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Sodium and copper have work functions $$2.3$$ $$eV$$ and $$4.5$$ $$eV$$ respectively. Then the ratio of the wavelengths ...
AIEEE 2002

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The K$$\alpha$$ X-ray of molybdenum has wavelength 0.071 nm. If the energy of a molybdenum atoms with a K electron knock...
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A transistor is connected in common emitter circuit configuration, the collector supply voltage is 10 V and the voltage ...
JEE Main 2021 (Online) 27th July Morning Shift
A radioactive sample has an average life of 30 ms and is decaying. A capacitor of capacitance 200 $$\mu$$F is first char...
JEE Main 2021 (Online) 27th July Morning Shift
A light beam of wavelength 500 nm is incident on a metal having work function of 1.25 eV, placed in a magnetic field of ...
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A certain metallic surface is illuminated by monochromatic radiation of wavelength $$\lambda$$. The stopping potential f...
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If 2.5 $$\times$$ 10$$-$$6 N average force is exerted by a light wave on a non-reflecting surface of 30 cm2 area during ...
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Two stream of photons, possessing energies equal to twice and ten times the work function of metal are incident on the m...
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The surface of a metal is illuminated alternately with photons of energies E1 = 4 eV and E2 = 2.5 eV respectively. The r...
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A beam of electromagnetic radiation of intensity 6.4 × 10–5 W/cm2 is comprised of wavelength, $$\lambda $$ = 310 nm. It ...
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