This Is A Quiz On The Basics Of The Periodic Table

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This Is A Quiz On The Basics Of The Periodic Table

Like the title says, this is a quiz on the basics of the periodic table. We understand that learning about chemistry can be a daunting task, so it’s best to come to grips with the easier stuff first. Take this quiz and you’ll be on the right track to mastering knowledge of the whole periodic table!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What best describes the Halogen elements?
    • A. 

      They are a group.

    • B. 

      They are a period.

    • C. 

      They are a family?

  • 2. 
    Which scientist came up with a list of 33 elements?
    • A. 

      John Newlands

    • B. 

      Johann Dobereiner

    • C. 

      Antoine Lavosier

  • 3. 
    What is the row a of the periodic table called and how many levels are there?
    • A. 

      It is called a group and has 6 levels.

    • B. 

      It is called a period and has 6 levels.

    • C. 

      It is called a period and has 7 levels.

  • 4. 
    How are elements arranged?
    • A. 

      They are arranged according to their mass.

    • B. 

      They are arranged according to their atomic number.

    • C. 

      They are arranged according to the number of their electrons.

  • 5. 
    Was Mendeleev was the only scientist that created the periodic table?
    • A. 

      No , Julius Lothar Meyer also had his own periodic table.

    • B. 

      Yes, Mendeleev was a preeminent Russian scientist.

    • C. 

      No, Glenn Seaborg also had his own periodic table.

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Atomic weight

    • B. 

      Element name or symbol

    • C. 

      Atomic Orbital radius

    • D. 

      Atomic number

  • 7. 
    Which of these choices is NOT a family of elements?
    • A. 

      Halogens

    • B. 

      Alkali Metals

    • C. 

      Noble Gases

    • D. 

      All are families of elements.

  • 8. 
    You will find metals on the far right column of the periodic table.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False