Which of the following regarding oscillatory motion is true?
Motion of the earth is periodic but not oscillatory because it is not to and fro.
Quivering of the string of the musical instrument is an example of oscillatory motion
Motion of the earth is periodic and oscillatory motion because it is not to and fro.
None of the above
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Oscillator motion is to and fro motion about a mean position. Earth motion is not a to and fro motion here, hence it is not an oscillatory motion. But as earth motion is repeated in a regular interval of time, its motion is periodic.
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All periodic motions are oscillatory motion. Is this statement correct? Give reason and also give two examples of oscillatory motion. [3 MARKS]
What is the difference between oscillatory and periodic motion? How can the motion of an object be periodic but not oscillatory?
Pick the correct option for the following statements:
Statement 1: Motion of a pendulum clock is periodic as well as oscillatory.
Statement 2: Every periodic motion is oscillatory and vice-versa.
Which of the following statements is not correct about periodic and oscillatory motion?
The to and fro motion of the body about a mean position is termed as oscillatory motion.