Names And Symbols Of Elements

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Naming some elements


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  • 1. 

    What is the symbol for potassium?

    • A.

      P

    • B.

      P

    • C.

      K

    • D.

      Na

    Correct Answer
    C. K
    Explanation
    The correct answer is K. Potassium is represented by the symbol K on the periodic table. This symbol is derived from the Latin word "kalium," which is the origin of the element's name. Potassium is an essential mineral that plays a crucial role in various bodily functions, including muscle contractions and nerve impulses. It is commonly found in fruits, vegetables, and other natural sources.

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  • 2. 

    What is the symbol for Iron?

    • A.

      I

    • B.

      Ir

    • C.

      Pb

    • D.

      Fe

    Correct Answer
    D. Fe
    Explanation
    The symbol for Iron is Fe.

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  • 3. 

    What is the symbol for Carbon?

    • A.

      C

    • B.

      Ca

    • C.

      Au

    • D.

      Hg

    Correct Answer
    A. C
    Explanation
    The symbol for Carbon is C.

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  • 4. 

    What is the name of Au?

    • A.

      Silver

    • B.

      Automium

    • C.

      Lead

    • D.

      Gold

    Correct Answer
    D. Gold
    Explanation
    Gold is the correct answer because Au is the chemical symbol for gold on the periodic table.

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  • 5. 

    What is the name for Na?

    • A.

      Sodium

    • B.

      Napage

    • C.

      Nastrolium

    • D.

      Nattitilim

    Correct Answer
    A. Sodium
    Explanation
    The correct answer is sodium because Na is the chemical symbol for sodium on the periodic table. Sodium is a highly reactive metal that is commonly found in salt and various other compounds. It is an essential element for many biological processes and is used in various industries for different purposes, such as in the production of chemicals, soaps, and detergents.

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  • 6. 

    What if the symbol for Fluorine?

    • A.

      Fl

    • B.

      F

    • C.

      Fu

    • D.

      Fr

    Correct Answer
    B. F
    Explanation
    The symbol for Fluorine is F.

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  • 7. 

    What is the symbol for silver?

    • A.

      S

    • B.

      Si

    • C.

      Au

    • D.

      Ag

    Correct Answer
    D. Ag
    Explanation
    The symbol for silver is Ag.

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  • 8. 

    What is thename for Li?

    • A.

      Lidium

    • B.

      Lithuanium

    • C.

      Lithium

    • D.

      Lideon

    Correct Answer
    C. Lithium
    Explanation
    Lithium is the correct answer because it is the correct name for the element with the symbol Li on the periodic table. Lidium, Lithuanium, and Lideon are not valid names for this element.

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  • 9. 

    What is the name for Pb

    • A.

      Plumbum

    • B.

      Pbebium

    • C.

      Lead

    • D.

      Mercury

    Correct Answer
    C. Lead
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Lead" because "Pb" is the symbol for the chemical element lead on the periodic table.

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  • 10. 

    What is the name for Fe

    • A.

      Ferrousium

    • B.

      Feron

    • C.

      Steel

    • D.

      Iron

    Correct Answer
    D. Iron
    Explanation
    Iron is the correct answer because it is the actual name for the chemical element with the symbol Fe. It is a commonly known metal that is widely used in various industries due to its strength and versatility. Iron is also an essential nutrient for humans and other living organisms, playing a crucial role in various biological processes. Therefore, out of the given options, Iron is the correct name for Fe.

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