Quiz: Metals, Nonmetals And Metalloids

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In chemistry, we learn about metals, non-metals and metalloids. What is the difference between them? What factors should we consider while distinguishing these three? Take up the quiz below and find out. All the best


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Nonmetals are not attracted to magnets.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Metals are ___________, and can be drawn into a wire.
    • A. 

      Conductive

    • B. 

      Malleable

    • C. 

      Magnetic

    • D. 

      Ductile

  • 3. 
    ______________ describes the way a substance reflects light, or SHINES.
    • A. 

      Magnetism

    • B. 

      Brittleness

    • C. 

      Luster

    • D. 

      Ductility

  • 4. 
    _______________ describes how well the substance can be hammered into sheets.
    • A. 

      Malleability

    • B. 

      Conductivity

    • C. 

      Ductility

    • D. 

      Luster

  • 5. 
    If a substance breaks easily, it is said to be ________________.
    • A. 

      Magnetic

    • B. 

      Conductive

    • C. 

      Brittle

    • D. 

      Ductile

  • 6. 
    Metalloids are the best conductors of electricity
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Nonmetals are usually GOOD conductors of heat and electricity.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Metals are the most conductive elements on the Periodic Table.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Metals can be drawn into a wire.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Metals lack luster, are brittle, and do not conduct electricity.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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