Particle Theory

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Theory Quizzes & Trivia

Matter as we have come to learn is anything that has mass and occupies space. Particle theory is a theory of matter which essentially states that matter is made up of small particles which are constantly moving. Just how well did you understand the topic? Take up the test below and see just how much you know, recall as you refresh your memory.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Everything is made of matter.  Matter is made of...?
    • A. 

      Little circles

    • B. 

      Air

    • C. 

      Particles

    • D. 

      Solutes

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Are made of only one type of particle

    • B. 

      Are made of 2 types of particle

    • C. 

      Are naturally occuring

    • D. 

      Are man-made

  • 3. 
    All the particles in a pure substance are...
    • A. 

      Identical

    • B. 

      Different

    • C. 

      Mostly the same

  • 4. 
    When you increase the temperature, particles will
    • A. 

      The speed of the particles stay the same

    • B. 

      The speed of the particles increase

    • C. 

      The speed of the particles decrease

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Moving only in liquids and gases

    • B. 

      Moving only in gases

    • C. 

      Moving in solids, and liquids

    • D. 

      Moving in solids, gases and liquids

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Particles in gases

    • B. 

      Particles in gases, liquids and solids

    • C. 

      Particles in gases, and liquids

  • 7. 
    Rank in order from smallest to largest, the spaces between the particles in the states of matter
    • A. 

      Gases, liquids, solids

    • B. 

      Liquids, solids, gases

    • C. 

      Solids, liquids, gases

    • D. 

      Solids, gases, liquids