Properties Of Matter Pre-test

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Properties Of Matter Quizzes & Trivia

Properties of Matter


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Classify the following questions as either chemical or physical properties: Question: Is shiny and silvery
    • A. 

      Chemical property

    • B. 

      Physical property

  • 2. 
    Melts easily
    • A. 

      Chemical

    • B. 

      Physical

  • 3. 
    Burns in air
    • A. 

      Chemical

    • B. 

      Physical

  • 4. 
    Has a density of 2.3 g/mL
    • A. 

      Chemical

    • B. 

      Physical

  • 5. 
    Tarnishes in moist air
    • A. 

      Chemical

    • B. 

      Physical

  • 6. 
    Classify the following questions as either chemical or physical CHANGES: Question: Ice melting in a drink
    • A. 

      Chemical change

    • B. 

      Physical change

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Chemical change

    • B. 

      Physical change

  • 8. 
    Mixing vinegar and baking soda to generate bubbles
    • A. 

      Chemical change

    • B. 

      Physical change

  • 9. 
    Plants using carbon dioxide and water to form oxygen and sugar
    • A. 

      Chemical change

    • B. 

      Physical change

  • 10. 
    Changes of state are physical changes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Categorize the following questions as either absorbing or releasing energy: Question: solid carbon dioxide going to carbon dioxide gas
    • A. 

      Absorbing energy

    • B. 

      Releasing energy

  • 12. 
    Rubbing alcohol evaporating
    • A. 

      Absorbing energy

    • B. 

      Releasing energy

  • 13. 
    Aluminum solidifying in a mold
    • A. 

      Absorbing energy

    • B. 

      Releasing energy

  • 14. 
    Chocolate melting
    • A. 

      Absorbing energy

    • B. 

      Releasing energy

  • 15. 
    Calculate the density of a rock that has a mass of 454g and a volume of 100 cubic centimeters.
    • A. 

      454 g/ml

    • B. 

      .454 g/ml

    • C. 

      4.54 g/ml

    • D. 

      45.4 g/ml

  • 16. 
    Anything that takes up space and has mass is the definition of ___________________.
    • A. 

      A solid

    • B. 

      A liquid

    • C. 

      Matter

    • D. 

      A gas

  • 17. 
    Which of the following is a compound?
    • A. 

      Sodium

    • B. 

      Chlorine

    • C. 

      Iodine

    • D. 

      Water

  • 18. 
    Which of the following is a mixture?
    • A. 

      Air

    • B. 

      Salt

    • C. 

      Water

    • D. 

      Sulfur

  • 19. 
    Which of the following assumptions is not part of the kinetic theory?
    • A. 

      All matter is made up of tiny particles

    • B. 

      The particles are always moving

    • C. 

      Particles move faster at higher temperatures

    • D. 

      Particles are smaller at lower temperatures

  • 20. 
    Three common states of matter are ___________________.
    • A. 

      Solid, water, gas

    • B. 

      Ice, water, gas

    • C. 

      Solid, liquid, gas

    • D. 

      Solid, liquid, air

  • 21. 
    Which of the following is a physical change?
    • A. 

      Melting ice cubes

    • B. 

      Burning paper

    • C. 

      Rusting iron

    • D. 

      Burning gasoline

  • 22. 
    When steam rises from a hot cup of water, the particles have ___________________.
    • A. 

      Lost enough energy to sublime

    • B. 

      Gained enough energy to sublime

    • C. 

      Lost enough energy to evaporate

    • D. 

      Gained enough energy to evaporate