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## Moment of Inertia MCQs and Answers

**1****. What is the moment of inertia of a rod about an axis passing through the centre and perpendicular to its central axis? Given that mas****s of rod is 1kg, length = 10cm.**

a) 0.00083kgm^{2}

b) 0.0833kgm^{2}

c) 0.0033kgm^{2}

d) 0.00033kgm^{2}

**Answer:** a

**2. The moment of inertia of a solid sphere is 10kgm**^{2}**. What will be the moment of inertia of a very thin spherical shell of the same mass and radi****us as that of the solid sphere?**

^{2}

a) 16.67kgm^{2}

b) 6kgm^{2}

c) 10kgm^{2}

d) 20kgm^{2}

**Answer:** a

**3. What is the ratio of moment of inertia of a ring to a disc? Given that both have masses in the ratio 2:1 & radii in the ratio 1:2 respectively.**

a) 1:1

b) 2:1

c) 1:2

d) 1:4

**Answer: **a

**4. Moment of inertia, of a spinning body about an axis, doesn’t depend on which of the following factors?**

a) Distribution of mass around axis

b) Orientation of axis

c) Mass

d) Angular velocity

**Answer: **d

**5. Two cylinders have the same mass and radius. One is hollow and the other is solid. Which one will have the greater moment of inertia about the central axis?**

a) Hollow cylinder

b) Solid cylinder

c) Same for both

d) Depends on length of cylinder

**Answer: **a

**6. A solid disc has a mass of 10kg and radius 1m. Find its radius of gyration.**

a) 1.414m

b) 0.707m

c) 1m

d) 1.732

**Answer: **b