# PHYN 100 Exam

 .remove_background_ad { border: 1px solid #555555; padding: .75em; margin: .75em; background-color: #e7e7e7; } .rmbg_image { max-height: 80px; } Which of the following is not considered a major physical science: A) Physics B) Geology C) Biology D) Meteorology Biology A scientific law describes A) the scientific method B) a fundamental relationship of nature C) the behavior of nature D) an experiment a fundamental relationship of nature A successfully tested hypothesis may take on the status of a(n) A) experimental result B) theory C) scientific law D) concept E) superior hypothesis theory The standard unit of time is the A) hour B) day C) second D) minute second Which of the folowing is not a fundamental property? A)Weight B) Length C) Time D) Mass Weight The metric prefix that means one-hundredth (1/100) is A) kilo- B) centi- C) mega- D) milli- centi- In the SI, m is the symbol for A) mass B) meter C) mole D) metric meter One kilogram is the same as A) 1,000g B) 1/100kg C) 10,000g D) 0.001g 1,000g An object transported from Earth's surface to the surface of the Moon has A) the same mass, but different weight. B) the same weight, but different mass. C) the same mass and the same weight D) different mass and different weight E) none of these the same mass, but different weight. Which of the following is not a derived quantity A) Volume B) Speed C) Mass D) Density Mass Which of the following quantities expressed in derived units includes the unit of length? A) Area B) Volume C) Speed D) Density E) All of these All of these The spee of light in a vacuum is 300,000,000 m/s. Represent in powers-of-notation, this is A) 30 x 10^8 m/s B) 3 x 10^7 m/s C) 30 x 10^6 m/s D) 3 x 10^8 m/s 3 x 10^8 m/s The zeroth latitude is at A) 90 degrees N B) 90 degrees S C) the equator D) the Greenwich Meridian the equator An attempt to remedy the difference in apparent solar days was the calculation of a A) meridian day B) 24-hour day C) sidereal day D) mean solar day sidereal day The longest day (daylight) of the year for the Norhtern Hemisphere occurs at the time of the A) autumnal B) vernal equinox C) sidereal day D) mean solar day sidereal day .remove_background_ad { border: 1px solid #555555; padding: .75em; margin: .75em; background-color: #e7e7e7; } .rmbg_image { max-height: 80px; } Authortruc2dagame ID189167 Card SetPHYN 100 Exam DescriptionExam question review Updated2012-12-13T02:46:15Z Show Answers