Lab Equipment

10 Questions
Lab Equipment

This quiz is set up for middle school students to test their knowledge of lab equipment and measurement.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Beaker

    • B. 

      Graduated Cylinder

    • C. 

      Test Tube

    • D. 

      Stir Rod

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Test Tube

    • B. 

      Beaker

    • C. 

      Petri Dish

    • D. 

      Stopwatch

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Beaker

    • B. 

      Stopwatch

    • C. 

      Graduated Cylinder

    • D. 

      Triple beam balance

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Eye Dropper

    • B. 

      Test tube

    • C. 

      Pipette

    • D. 

      Beaker

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Triple beam balance

    • B. 

      Beaker

    • C. 

      Eye Dropper

    • D. 

      Graduated Cylinder

  • 6. 
    What do you use to measure mass?
    • A. 

      Graduated Cylinder

    • B. 

      Ruler

    • C. 

      Triple Beam Balance

  • 7. 
    What unit do we measure length in?
    • A. 

      Inches

    • B. 

      Feet

    • C. 

      Meters

  • 8. 
    What is the difference between weight and mass?
    • A. 

      Weight depends on gravity and mass does not

    • B. 

      Mass depends on gravity and weight does not

    • C. 

      Nothing they are interchangeable

  • 9. 
    When using a ruler you need to always look at what number you are starting at.  Why?
    • A. 

      Because test makers try to trick you. You need to add the number you start with by the number you end with to get the answer.

    • B. 

      Because test makers try to trick you. You need to subtract the number you end with by the number you start with to get the answer.

    • C. 

      No reason is doesn't matter where you start.

  • 10. 
    When measuring a liquid you use a _____________, you also should put it on a flat surface and get at ________ level to read it properly.
    • A. 

      Beaker, desk

    • B. 

      Triple Beam Balance, elevated

    • C. 

      Graduated Cylinder, eye