Describing And Measuring Matter! Ultimate Trivia Quiz

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Describing And Measuring Matter! Ultimate Trivia Quiz

Describing Matter & Section 2 Measuring Matter


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A ________ property is a characteristic of a pure substance that can be observed without changing it into another substance.
    • A. 

      Homogeneous

    • B. 

      Heterogeneous

    • C. 

      Chemical

    • D. 

      Physical

  • 2. 
    Table salt is an example of a ____________________.
    • A. 

      Heterogeneous mixture

    • B. 

      Solution

    • C. 

      Compound

    • D. 

      Element

  • 3. 
    Captain Crunch cereal with crunch-berries is an example of a __________________.
    • A. 

      Heterogenous mixture

    • B. 

      Solution

    • C. 

      Element

    • D. 

      Compound

  • 4. 
    The air in the classroom right now is an example of _____________________.
    • A. 

      Heterogenous mixture

    • B. 

      Solution

    • C. 

      Element

    • D. 

      Compound

  • 5. 
    Black coffee is an example of a ______________________.
    • A. 

      Heterogeneous mixture

    • B. 

      Solution

    • C. 

      Element

    • D. 

      Compound

  • 6. 
    Rusting is an example of a _________________.
    • A. 

      Physical property

    • B. 

      Chemical property

    • C. 

      Substance

    • D. 

      Compound

  • 7. 
    Water freezing from liquid to ice is an example of a ________________________.
    • A. 

      Physical property

    • B. 

      Chemical property

    • C. 

      Solution

    • D. 

      Compound

  • 8. 
    New substances are always formed when matter undergoes a ____________________.
    • A. 

      Change in shape

    • B. 

      Physical change

    • C. 

      Change in temperature

    • D. 

      Chemical change

  • 9. 
    Atoms that combine to form larger particles are called ____________________.
    • A. 

      Elements

    • B. 

      Substances

    • C. 

      Molecules

    • D. 

      Chemical bonds

  • 10. 
    What is the ratio of Hydrogen (H) to Oxygen molecules in the following chemical formula H3O
    • A. 

      1:3

    • B. 

      3:1

    • C. 

      3:0

    • D. 

      0:3

  • 11. 
    The measurement of the force of gravity on an object is the object’s
    • A. 

      Mass

    • B. 

      Volume

    • C. 

      Weight

    • D. 

      Density

  • 12. 
    The measurement of how much matter an object contains is its
    • A. 

      Volume

    • B. 

      Weight

    • C. 

      Mass

    • D. 

      Melting point

  • 13. 
    The measurement of how much mass is contained in a given volume is called
    • A. 

      Mass

    • B. 

      Volume

    • C. 

      Weight

    • D. 

      Density

  • 14. 
    The density of a block of wood with a volume of 50 cubic centimeters and a mass of 100 grams is
    • A. 

      2 g/cm3

    • B. 

      0.5 g/cm3

    • C. 

      500 g/cm3

    • D. 

      5,000 g/cm3

  • 15. 
    The volume of an irregular object can be measured by
    • A. 

      Multiplying the object’s length, width, and height.

    • B. 

      Dividing the object’s density by its mass.

    • C. 

      Submerging the object in water in a graduated cylinder.

    • D. 

      Placing the object on a triple-beam balance.

  • 16. 
    Anything that has mass and takes up space is called
    • A. 

      Matter

    • B. 

      Density

    • C. 

      Heterogeneous.

    • D. 

      Homogeneous.

  • 17. 
    How would you calculate the density of an object?
    • A. 

      Divide its weight by its volume.

    • B. 

      Divide its mass by its volume.

    • C. 

      Multiply its volume times its mass.

    • D. 

      Multiply its weight times its mass.