Chemistry: Test Your Knowledge About Iron! Trivia Quiz

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Chemistry: Test Your Knowledge About Iron! Trivia Quiz

Test your knowledge about the chemistry of Iron in this trivia quiz. This element is the most common element in the universe, and in this quiz, you will get to learn some of the basics surrounding this element. Do you think you have enough knowledge to tackle it? Do give it a try and get to learn some new things. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the chemical symbol for iron?
    • A. 

      Ir

    • B. 

      Fe

    • C. 

      Pb

    • D. 

      Cu

  • 2. 
    The element iron
    • A. 

      Is a red/brown color.

    • B. 

      Does not rust.

    • C. 

      Rusts very easily.

    • D. 

      Is not magnetic.

  • 3. 
    Iron is solid at room temperature.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Iron that is galvanized is coated with
    • A. 

      Zinc

    • B. 

      Nickel

    • C. 

      Oil

    • D. 

      Galvenite

  • 5. 
    The primary use of iron is to manufacture.
    • A. 

      Beverage cans

    • B. 

      Magnets

    • C. 

      Roofs

    • D. 

      Steel

  • 6. 
    The United States is the world's largest producer of iron ore.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Iron melts at a temperature of
    • A. 

      2,800 °F (1538 °C)

    • B. 

      3020 °F (1660 °C)

    • C. 

      387°F (197°C)

    • D. 

      212°F (100 °C)

  • 8. 
    Iron can be found in
    • A. 

      Distilled water

    • B. 

      Meteorites

    • C. 

      Bronze statues

    • D. 

      Brass materials

  • 9. 
    What the main element from iron ore has to be removed to get iron? 
    • A. 

      Hydrogen

    • B. 

      Sodium

    • C. 

      Carbon

    • D. 

      Oxygen

  • 10. 
    Iron is the most abundant metal in the earth’s crust.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    This process was patented in 1855 and was the first patented process for mass-producing steel from molten pig iron, and many sites this event as the catalyst for the industrial revolution.
    • A. 

      Carnegie Process

    • B. 

      Bessemer Process

    • C. 

      Scunthorpe Process

    • D. 

      Frick Process

  • 12. 
    Which is a common ore that iron is extracted from?
    • A. 

      Gypsum

    • B. 

      Hematite

    • C. 

      Calcite

    • D. 

      Forsterite