Question

An example of an equipotential surface in earth is 

A

A line passing through the centre of the earth connecting two points along the diameter

B

A plane that passes through the circular section of the hemisphere of the earth

C

A spherical surface at a distance of 1km from the surface of the earth with its centre at centre of earth

D

A plane on the surface of the earth, which is a tangent to the earth

Medium

Solution

verified
Verified by Toppr
Correct option is
C

A spherical surface at a distance of 1km from the surface of the earth with its centre at centre of earth

The potential is seen to be a constant on a sphere at all points. Hence (c) is the correct option

Solve any question of Electrostatic Potential and Capacitance with:-

Was this answer helpful?

upvote 0
downvote0