Metals And Nonmetals: Quiz! Trivia

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Metal Quizzes & Trivia

Most of the metals in existence have the power to conduct electricity, unlike all non-metals. There is much to be learned when it comes to the properties of these two. Do you wish to test out your understanding of the two types of materials? If you said yes, then the quiz below is perfect for you. Give it a shot and see how well you do.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    If a metal is ___________ it can be drawn into a wire.
    • A. 

      Conductive

    • B. 

      Malleable

    • C. 

      Magnetic

    • D. 

      Ductile

  • 2. 
    ______________ describes the way a substance reflects light, or SHINES.
    • A. 

      Magnetism

    • B. 

      Brittleness

    • C. 

      Luster

    • D. 

      Ductility

    • E. 

      None

  • 3. 
    ______________ describes how well the substance can be hammered into sheets.
    • A. 

      Malleability

    • B. 

      Conductivity

    • C. 

      Ductility

    • D. 

      Luster

  • 4. 
    If a substance breaks easily, it is said to be ________________
    • A. 

      Magnetic

    • B. 

      Conductive

    • C. 

      Brittle

    • D. 

      Ductile

  • 5. 
    Metals are usually silver-grey in color.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Nonmetals are usually GOOD conductors or heat and electricity.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Nonmetals are not attracted to magnets.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Metals usually have high melting points.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Metals can be drawn into a wire.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Metals are soft and bend or break easily.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Bonus Question worth 5 points: Explain to me the importance of lab safety.
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