Published 12 Apr, 2020

# Physics Electricity Basics GK Quiz

Electricity is the most useful form of energy, from electric cookers to electronic devices, there are thousands of wide variety of everyday applications. It is really difficult to imagine our lives without it. There are so many techniques involved from production to the distribution of electrical energy to our homes.

In this short simple physics gk quiz there are questions specifically from electricity and related topics. We will not go into wider applications of it but rather the fundamentals. We will ask you about conductors, insulators, resistance, and some more. Take this quiz and show us how much you know.

A. Transformer
B. Rectifier
C. Amplifier
D. Capacitor
##### 2. A type of battery or a cell that cannot be recharged once used is classified under?
A. Primary Cell
B. Secondary Cell
C. Tertiary Cell
D. Broken Cell
##### 3. Who invented the first chemical battery?
A. Alessandro Volta
C. James Maxwell
D. Andre Marie De Ampere
A. Capacitor
B. Rectifier
C. Amplifier
D. Transformer
##### 5. Which of the following instrument can convert mechanical energy into electrical energy?
A. Generator
B. Motor
C. Refrigerator
D. Internal Combustion Engine
A. Alternator
B. Motor
C. Dyanmo
D. Transformer
A. Dynamo
B. Motor
C. Alternator
D. Transformer
A. Resistor
B. Capacitor
C. Diode
D. Switch
A. Motor
B. Bulb
C. Resistor
D. Generator
##### 10. Which of the following devices is used to measure the electric potential difference?
A. Ammeter
B. Voltmeter
C. Galvanometer
D. Electricity Usage Meter
##### 11. Which of the following devices is used to measure the flow of electric current?
A. Ammeter
B. Voltmeter
C. Galvanometer
D. Electricity Usage Meter
A. Mass
B. Volume
C. Bonding
D. Charge
A. Ampere
B. Volt
C. Coulomb
D. Tesla
A. Ampere
B. Volt
C. Coulomb
D. Tesla
##### 15. How should an ammeter be connected in a single load circuit in order to measure the flow of current?
A. In Series
B. In Parallel
C. Both Series or Parallel
D. Anyway series of parallel
A. Capacitance
B. Conductance
C. Resistance
D. Ductility
A. Amp
B. Volt
C. Electron Volt
D. Ohm
##### 18. A material with infinitely high resistance is called?
A. Conductors
B. Superconductors
C. Insulators
D. Transformers
A. Capacitor
B. Inductor
C. Diode
D. Resistor
A. Ammeter
B. Capacitor
C. Resistor
D. Inductor
##### 21. A type of transformer in which the output voltage is higher than the input voltage is known as?
A. Step Up Transformer
B. Step Down Transformer
C. Broken Transformer
D. Toroidal Transformer
##### 22. The ratio of input voltage to the output voltage in a transformer is equal to the ratio of?
A. Iron sheets in the core
B. Coils in transformer
C. Number of turns of primary to secondary coils
D. Weight of the coils
A. 5 ohm
B. 1 ohm
C. 10 ohm
D. 3 ohm
##### 24. On which of the physical properties of a wire, resistance does not depend on?
A. Length of the wire
B. Area of cross section
C. Temperature of the wire
D. Density of the wire material
A. 100 Hz
B. 120 Hz
C. 50 Hz
D. 10 Hz
A. Nichrome
B. Aluminium
C. Tungsten
D. Copper
##### 27. The electrical energy inside a battery is stored in the form of?
A. Charge
B. Heat Energy
C. Light Energy
D. Chemical Energy
##### 28. A type of substance whose conductivity can be increased or decreased by changing the level of impurities are known as?
A. Good Conductors
C. Semiconductors
D. Superconductors
##### 29. What happens to the net EMF when two batteries of equal EMFs are connected in series?
A. EMF Increases
B. EMF Decreases
C. EMF Remains Same
D. EMF Becomes Zero
A. Diamond
B. Coal
C. Graphite
D. Lonsdaleite

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