MCQ on Cyclotron for NEET 2020

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1. The angular frequency of a cyclotron is independent of
(a) Speed
(b) Mass
(c) Magnetic field
(d) Charge


Answer: (a) Speed

2. The maximum kinetic energy of the positive ion in the cyclotron is
(a) qBR2/2m
(b) q2B2R2/2m
(c) q2B2R2/m
(d) qBR/m


Answer: (b) q2B2R2/2m

3. Cyclotron cannot accelerate
(a) Electrons
(b) Neutrons
(c) Positive ions
(d) (Both (1) and (2)


Answer: (d) Both (1) and (2)

4. The cyclotron frequency of an electron grating in a magnetic field of 1 T is approximately
(a) 28 MHz
(b) 280 MHz
(c) 2.8 GHz
(d) 28 GHz


Answer: (d) 28 GHz

5. Suppose a cyclotron is operated at an oscillator frequency of 12 MHz and a dee radius of 53cm. What is the resulting kinetic energy of the deuterons?
(a) 16.6 MeV
(b) 12 MeV
(c) 15 MeV
(d) 14 MeV


Answer: (a) 16.6 MeV

6. An alternating electric field of frequency f is applied across the dees (radius = R) of a cyclotron that is being used to accelerate protons (mass = m). The operating magnetic field (B) used in the cyclotron and the kinetic energy (K) of the proton, produced by it, are given by
(a) B = mf/e and K= 2mπ2v2R2
(b) B =2πmf/e and K= m2πvR2
(c) B =2πmf/e and K= 2mπ2v2R
(d) B = mf/e and K= m2πvR2


Answer: (c) B =2πmf/e and K= 2mπ2v2R

7. The energy of emergent protons in MeV from a cyclotron having a radius of its dees 2 m and applied magnetic field 0.8 T is (mass of proton = 1.67 x 10-27 kg).
(a) 0.961 x 10-11 J
(b) 1.22 x 10-11 J
(c) 1.5 x 10-12 J
(d) 12 x 10-11 J


Answer: (a) 0.961 x 10-11 J

8. Cyclotron can be used in
(a) Particle therapy to treat cancer
(b) Source of high energy beam for a nuclear physics experiment
(c) Produce short-lived positron-emitting isotopes for PET imaging
(d) All the above


Answer: (d) All the above

9. A proton of energy 100 eV is moving perpendicular to a magnetic field 10-4 T. The cyclotron frequency of the proton in radian/sec
(a) 2.80 x 106
(b) 9.6 x 103
(c) 5.6 x 106
(d) 1.76 x 106


Answer: (b) 9.6 x 103

10. A cyclotron can accelerate
(a) β particles
(b) α particles
(c) High-velocity gamma rays
(d) High-velocity X-rays


Answer: (b) α particles

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