Electroscope is an instrument used to find the quantity of charge on different bodies.
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Electroscope is an instrument used to measure the amount of charge on a body.
Hence, given statement is True.
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Electroscope is an instrument which is used to detect the charge on a body. What is "A” in the following diagram shown below?
Assertion (A): An electroscope can be used to find the presence of charge on a body. Reason (R): It is based on the principle: Like charges repel each other.
How will you use a pith ball electroscope to find out whether the charge on a charged body is positive or negative?
Assertion(A): An electroscope can be used to find the nature of charge on a body. Reason(R): It is based on the principle: electric charge can be transferred from a charged object to another body.
You are given an uncharged electroscope and a charged body. No other apparatus is allowed. You can use the electroscope to
(a) only detect the charge.
(b) detect and measure the charge.
(c) detect, measure and find the nature of the charge.
(d) neither of these since the electroscope is uncharged.