Essay Test: The Periodic Table Of The Elements

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Elements Of The Periodic Table Quizzes & Trivia

Students, type complete sentences to respond to each of the following questions. Be sure to explain your thoughts.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why would you expect to find the element argon in its pure, uncombined form in nature?
  • 2. 
    Element A is in the same group as Element B. Also, Element A is in the same period as Element C. Which two of the three elements are likely to have similar properties? Explain your answer.
  • 3. 
    Compare and contrast metals and nonmetals. Consider physical properties, chemical properties, and position in the periodic table.
  • 4. 
    Explain how you can predict the properties of an element based on the position of the element in the periodic table of the elements.