Basic Chemistry Quizzes & Trivia

Science allows us to get a better understanding of the world around us, so learning subjects such as basic chemistry can be incredibly fascinating, as well as being useful when it comes to going to university or starting a career. Chemistry is behind many of the greatest inventions in modern society, and it's a subject that continues to bring up new and exciting discoveries. You don't have to be a boffin or have your own laboratory to take our basic chemistry quizzes, they're fun for everyone.

What color does acid turn litmus paper? What is the smallest portion of matter known as? What is the table known as that lists and classifies all the elements? Well done, it seems that you've found your inner scientist.

In the first chapter of basic chemistry of life we have been able to cover the Cellular foundation of life. A living organism is made elements and we were able to cover what makes up an element. Take up the quiz below and...

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    The atom is made of 3 subatomic particles. The subatomic particle found in the nucleus with a positive charge is the ___________.

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    Which of the following is an example of a physical change?

Gas is a common state of matter, they are easy to compress, they expand to fill their containers and occupy more space than the liquids or solids, which they form. Take up the gas chemistry quiz below and get to know what...

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    Which of the following changes would INCREASE the pressure of a gas in a closed container?

Take this very basic Chemistry Quiz to test your fundamental concepts! All the best. Enter the following details to get help in your preparation.

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    Like the one below, chemical equations must be balanced. This shows that

This quiz will review some key concepts from chemistry.

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    What kind of crystalline solid is a grain of sand?




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Basic Chemistry Questions & Answers


Which of the following statements is not true about gases?
The correct answer is B. Gases have no definite volume and the volume changes depending on its container. Gases are also compressible and the molecules of gases are more distant from each other compared to liquids’ and solids’ molecules.
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