Atoms And Elements

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Atom Quizzes & Trivia

Breif quiz on atoms and elements created for year 7 pupils at Anglo European School


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    All mateirals are made up of tiny particles called ___________.
    • A. 

      Elements

    • B. 

      Atoms

    • C. 

      Molecules

  • 2. 
    An atom is the smallest particle you can get. There is nothing smaller than an atom.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    A substance that contains only one type of atom is called an____________.
    • A. 

      Molecule

    • B. 

      Element

    • C. 

      Particle

  • 4. 
    Everything is made up of atoms
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Atoms can be broken down into simpler substances
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The periodic table is a list of all of the elements that we know about. They are arranged according to their properties. The metal elements are on the right hand side and the ___________ elements on the left hand side.
  • 7. 
    On the periodic table elements are shown using by using symbols of  1 or 2 letters rather than their whole name. For exmaple Oxygen is O and Lead is Pb.Suggest 1 reason for this?
    • A. 

      Some of the names are difficult to spell

    • B. 

      To stop confusion because the symbols are the same in all languages whereas the names of the elements can be different.

    • C. 

      When scientist came up with the periodic table they could not be bothered to spend time writting out all of the names

  • 8. 
    What do we call the process when a solid turns into a liquid?
    • A. 

      Melting

    • B. 

      Boiling

    • C. 

      Condensation

  • 9. 
    What do we call the process when a liquid turns into a gas?
    • A. 

      Melting

    • B. 

      Evaporation

    • C. 

      Condensation

    • D. 

      Boiling

  • 10. 
    What is the chemical symbol for Sodium?
    • A. 

      S

    • B. 

      N

    • C. 

      So

    • D. 

      Na

  • 11. 
    Which element gas the symbol H?
    • A. 

      Helium

    • B. 

      Hydrogen

    • C. 

      Chlorine