NCERT Solutions for Class 12 Physics Chapter 8

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Important Questions
  1. The amplitude of the magnetic field vector of an electromagnetic wave travelling in vacuum is 2.4mT. Frequency of the wave is 16 MHz. Find: (i) Amplitude of electric field vector and (ii) Wavelength of the wave.
  2. Relative electric permittivity of a medium is q and relative permeability is close to unity. What is the speed of em waves in the medium.
  3. Name the part of the electromagnetic spectrum of wavelength 10^-2 m and mention its one application.
    [Answer: Microwave, microwave oven.]
  4. Which physical quantity, If any has the same value for waves belonging to the different parts of the electromagnetic spectrum?[Answer: Speed]
  5. For the same angle of the incidence the angle of refraction in three media A, B and C are 15°, 25° and 35° respectively. In which medium would the velocity of light be minimum? [Answer: A]
Try These
  • A water tank is 4 meter deep. A candle flame is kept 6 meter above the level. n for water is 4/3. Where will the image of the candle be formed? [Answer: 6 m. below the water level.]
  • State the principles of production of EM waves. An EM wave of wavelength λ goes from vacuum to a medium of refractive index n. What will be the frequency of wave in the medium?
  • The image of a small bulb fixed on the wall of a room is to be obtained on the opposite wall ‘s’ m away by means of a large convex lens. What is the maximum possible local length of the lens required.
  • Name EM radiations used (i) in the treatment of cancer. (ii) For detecting flaw in pipes carrying oil.
    (iii) In sterilizing surgical instruments.
  • Find the wavelength of electromagnetic waves of frequency 5 x 10^19 Hz in free space. Give its two applications.