Chemistry Vocabulary 8th Grade Quiz

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Chemistry vocabulary quiz based on Chemistry Vocabulary from 8th grade. Created by lazemaze. Does not open in a new window:http://www. Proprofs. Com/flashcards/story. Php? Title=chemistry-vocabulary _3

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Anything that takes up space and has mass
  • 2. 
    A measurement of the amount of matter in an object
  • 3. 
    A measurement of the amount of space an object takes up
  • 4. 
    A push or a pull
  • 5. 
    A fundamental force that pulls everything towards the center of a large object or planet
  • 6. 
    The smallest particle of matter
  • 7. 
    A change that alters the appearance of a substance, but does not create a ne substance
  • 8. 
    A change that results in the new formation of a substance
  • 9. 
    A substance made up of two or more elements
  • 10. 
    The smallest particle of a substance made one or two more atoms
  • 11. 
    A chemical reaction where heat is released, feeling hot
  • 12. 
    A chemical reaction where heat is absorbed, feeling cold
  • 13. 
    Any chemical that can give a hydrogen ion, taste sour, corrode metal, and turns blue litmus paper red
  • 14. 
    Any chemical that can accept a hydrogen ion, taste bitter, feel slippery, and turn red litmus paper blue
  • 15. 
    A measurement of how acidic or basic a solution isRanging 0-14, where acid:0-6, neutral:7, and base:8-14
  • 16. 
    A study of the materials that make up the universe(matter) and the changes these materials undergo
  • 17. 
    The energy an object has because it is moving
  • 18. 
    A measurement of the energy of motion(kinetic energy) of particles in a substance
  • 19. 
    The transfer of thermal energy from one object to another
  • 20. 
    The lowest possible temperature in the universe, where all molecular motion in a substance stops
  • 21. 
    The energy that is stored in an object because of its position, and is ready to be used
  • 22. 
    A state of matter where the atoms are arranged in tight, regular pattern, they have very little space between them, and they move very little, only vibrating
  • 23. 
    A state of matter where the atoms can slide past each other, have more space between them, and not arranged in any pattern
  • 24. 
    A state of matter where the atoms are moving very fast, have large amounts of space between them, and have no pattern
  • 25. 
    Characteristics of a substance that never change, and can be used to identify the substanceExample: luster, hardness, density, melting point
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