Types Of Reactions Quiz Questions

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Types Of Reaction Quizzes & Trivia

Review for types of reactions and balancing equations


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A reaction that involves two ionic compounds in solution reacting to form two new compounds is a ? reaction.
  • 2. 
    If a double replacement reaction is to occur, it must produce at least one of three different possibilities.  Which of the following is NOT one of the "driving forces" necessary for a double replacement reaction to take place?
    • A. 

      Produces an insoluble solid (precipitate)

    • B. 

      Produces a liquid

    • C. 

      Produces a molecular compound such as water

    • D. 

      Produces a gas

  • 3. 
    A reaction in which one reactant breaks up into two or more products.
  • 4. 
    A reaction in which a hydrocarbon reacts with oxygen producing water and carbon dioxide.
  • 5. 
    A reaction in which only one product is formed.
  • 6. 
    A reaction in which an element and a compound react and a new element and compound are formed.
  • 7. 
    A term that means "dissolved in water"
  • 8. 
    A whole number placed in front of a formula in a chemical equation in order to balance it.
  • 9. 
    What kind of reaction will take place between sodium and a solution of magnesium chloride?
    • A. 

      Single replacement

    • B. 

      Double replacement

    • C. 

      Combustion

    • D. 

      Combination

    • E. 

      Decomposition

  • 10. 
    The balanced equation for the reaction between sodium and a solution of magnesium chloride is:(Make sure you check the chart in your book to see if this takes place!)
    • A. 

      Na + MgCl --> Mg + NaCl

    • B. 

      No Reaction

    • C. 

      2 Na + MgCl2 --> Mg + 2 NaCl

    • D. 

      Na + MgCl2 --> Mg + NaCl2

  • 11. 
    What kind of reaction describes what happens when calcium is dropped into water?
    • A. 

      Double replacement

    • B. 

      Combustion

    • C. 

      Combination

    • D. 

      Decomposition

    • E. 

      Single replacement

  • 12. 
    The balanced equation for calcium and water is:
    • A. 

      No reaction

    • B. 

      2 Ca + 2 H2O --> H2 + Ca(OH)2

    • C. 

      Ca + H2O --> 2 H + CaO

    • D. 

      Ca + H2O --> H2 + CaO

  • 13. 
    Which is the equation that would occur if silver was placed in a solution of potassium nitrate?
    • A. 

      No reaction

    • B. 

      Ag + KNO3 --> K + AgNO3

    • C. 

      3 Ag + K3N --> 3 K + Ag3N

    • D. 

      Ag + K2NO3 --> K2 + AgNO3

  • 14. 
    What type of reaction would occur if hydrochloric acid was mixed with barium hydroxide?
    • A. 

      Double replacement

    • B. 

      Single replacement

    • C. 

      Combustion

    • D. 

      Combination

    • E. 

      Decompostion

  • 15. 
    What is the balanced equation for the reaction between hydrochloric acid and barium hydroxide?
    • A. 

      HClO + BaOH --> BaClO + HOH

    • B. 

      2 HCl + Ba(OH)2 --> 2 H2O + BaCl2

    • C. 

      2 HCl + BaOH2 --> H2O + BaCl2

    • D. 

      HCl + BaOH --> BaCl + HOH

  • 16. 
    The reason that all chemical equations must be balanced is to obey the law of conservation of ?
  • 17. 
    The law of conservation of mass states that:
    • A. 

      Mass depends on the number and types of atoms present

    • B. 

      Mass can increase, decrease or stay the same in a reaction

    • C. 

      Mass cannot be created or destroyed

    • D. 

      Mass is not the same as weight

  • 18. 
    In incomplete combustion, a poisonous gas called ? is produced.
    • A. 

      Carbon dioxide

    • B. 

      Carbon monoxide

    • C. 

      Carbon tetrachloride

    • D. 

      Carbon

  • 19. 
    In incomplete combustion, there is usually unburned ? that is produced.
    • A. 

      Hydrogen

    • B. 

      Carbon dioxide

    • C. 

      Carbon

    • D. 

      Water

  • 20. 
    The complete combustion of C4H8 would be written as:
    • A. 

      C4H8 --> CO2 + H2O

    • B. 

      C4H8 + O2 --> CO2 + H2O

    • C. 

      C4H8 + 6 O2 --> 4 CO2 + 4 H2O

    • D. 

      C4H8 + O2 --> 4 H2 + 4 CO2

  • 21. 
    The reaction between sodium and iodine would be ?
    • A. 

      Double replacement

    • B. 

      Single replacement

    • C. 

      Combination

    • D. 

      Complete combustion

    • E. 

      Decompostion

  • 22. 
    The equation for the reaction between sodium and iodine would be ?
    • A. 

      Na + I --> NaI

    • B. 

      Na + I2 --> NaI2

    • C. 

      2 Na + I2 --> 2 NaI

    • D. 

      Na + 2 I --> NaI2

  • 23. 
    Aluminum bromide breaking up into its elements would be an example of ?
    • A. 

      Decomposition

    • B. 

      Combination

    • C. 

      Single replacement

    • D. 

      Double replacement

    • E. 

      Combustion

  • 24. 
    The balanced equation for aluminum bromide breaking up into its elements would be ?
    • A. 

      AlBr --> Al + Br

    • B. 

      AlBr3 --> Al + Br3

    • C. 

      AlBr3 --> Al + 3 Br

    • D. 

      2 AlBr3 --> 2 Al + 3 Br2

  • 25. 
    Review: One mole of nitrogen gas would have a volume of ? liters at STP