Test Quiz On Different States Of Matter 

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Testing on different states of matter


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which of the following is a solid?

    • A.

      Coke

    • B.

      Roller Coaster

    • C.

      Oxygen

    Correct Answer
    B. Roller Coaster
    Explanation
    Solid is a state of matter that has a definite shape, volume and cannot be compressed. In this case, roller coaster has a definite shape and definite volume so it is a solid.

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  • 2. 

    What is ice?

    • A.

      Soild

    • B.

      Liquid

    • C.

      Gas

    Correct Answer
    A. Soild
    Explanation
    Solid is a state of matter that has a definite shape, volume and cannot be compressed. Liquid has a no definite shape, has definite volume and cannot be compressed. Gas has no definite shape, volume and can be compressed. In this case, ice has a definite shape and volume. So it is a solid.

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  • 3. 

    What are the three states of matter?

    • A.

      Solid, matter, air

    • B.

      Solid, water, air

    • C.

      Solid, liquid, gas

    Correct Answer
    C. Solid, liquid, gas
    Explanation
    The different states of matter are solid, liquid and gas. Water is an example of liquid and air is an examples of gas.

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  • 4. 

    Which states of matter can be compressed?

    • A.

      Solid

    • B.

      Liquid

    • C.

      Gas

    Correct Answer
    C. Gas
    Explanation
    Solid is a state of matter that has a definite shape, volume and cannot be compressed. Liquid has a no definite shape, has definite volume and cannot be compressed. Gas has no definite shape, volume and can be compressed.

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  • 5. 

    Which group of substances fit the description of "they have definite volume"?

    • A.

      Spoon, plate, honey

    • B.

      Oxygen, milk, bowl

    • C.

      Chocolate bar, air, pencil

    Correct Answer
    A. Spoon, plate, honey
    Explanation
    Solid is a state of matter that has a definite shape, volume and cannot be compressed. Liquid has a no definite shape, has definite volume and cannot be compressed. Gas has no definite shape, volume and can be compressed.In this case, only examples of solid and liquid have definite volume.

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  • 6. 

    Matter that cannot be compressed _______________________________.

    • A.

      Does not have mass

    • B.

      Has no definite shape

    • C.

      Has no definite volume

    Correct Answer
    B. Has no definite shape
    Explanation
    Only gas can be compressed.

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  • 7. 

    If the shape of something changes when it is placed in different containers, it cannot be a _____________.

    Correct Answer
    solid
    Explanation
    When something is placed in different containers and its shape changes, it indicates that the object does not have a fixed volume or shape. Solids, on the other hand, have a definite shape and volume that do not change regardless of the container they are placed in. Therefore, if the shape of something changes when it is placed in different containers, it cannot be a solid.

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  • 8. 

    If the shape of something remains the same when it is placed in different containers, it has a/an _____________ shape.

    Correct Answer
    Explanation
    If the shape of something remains the same when it is placed in different containers, it has a consistent shape.

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  • 9. 

    When something has volume, it takes up __________.

    Correct Answer
    space
    Explanation
    When something has volume, it means that it occupies or fills a certain amount of space. Volume is a measure of how much space an object or substance takes up. Therefore, the correct answer is "space".

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  • 10. 

    When matter in this state is placed in a container, it takes up all the space in that container. What is this state?

    Correct Answer
    Gas
    Explanation
    Gas is the correct answer because in the gaseous state, particles are highly energetic and move freely, spreading out to fill the entire space available to them. This property allows gas to expand and occupy the entire volume of the container it is placed in.

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