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Elements, Atoms, Molecules and Compounds

Quiz by Cessondra McMullen

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15 questions
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  • Q1
    What is matter?
    Anything that has mass and takes up space.
    Anything that is yellow
    Made up of indivisible particles.
    Anything with only one type of atom.
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  • Q2
    Define Atom
    A substance made up of atoms of two or more different elements joined by chemical bonds.
    The smallest unit of an element that maintains the properties of that element.
    A state of matter.
    A substance that cannot be separated or broken down into a simpler substance.
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  • Q3
    Define Element.
    A substance that cannot be separated or broken down into simpler substances by chemical means; ALL atoms of an element have the same atomic number.
    The smallest unit of an element that maintains the properties of that element.
    A group of atoms that hare held together by chemical bonds.
    A substance made up of atoms of two or more different elements.
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  • Q4
    Define Compound
    Mass cannot be created nor destroyed.
    A group of atoms that are held together by chemical bonds.
    A substance made up of atoms of two or more different elements joined by chemical bonds.
    Firm in shape; having a definite shape and volume.
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  • Q5
    Define Molecule
    A group of atoms that are held together by chemical bonds. The smallest unit of a substance that can exist by itself and retain all of the substances chemical properties.
    A substance made up of atoms of two or more different elements.
    Firm in shape; having a definite shape and volume.
    An element or compound that consists of only one component.
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  • Q6
    The nucleus is made up of _______________and______________.
    Electrons and Neutrons
    Protons and neutrons
    Neutrons and Plasma
    Protons and Electrons
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  • Q7
    What three subatomic parts make an Atom?
    Protons, Neutrons and Electrons
    Protons, Electrons and Quarks
    Protons, Nuclear and Electrons
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  • Q8
    What charge does a Proton have?
    Positive
    Neutral
    Negative
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  • Q9
    What charge does a Neutron have?
    Positive
    Negative
    Neutral
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  • Q10
    What charge does an Electron have?
    Positive
    Negative
    Neutral
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  • Q11
    What does the atomic number represent?
    The number of Neutrons
    The number of protons and neutrons
    The number of protons
    The number of neutrons and electrons.
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  • Q12
    What does the atomic mass represent?
    The number of protons
    The number of protons and electrons.
    The number of protons and neutrons
    The number of electrons
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  • Q13
    A molecule is formed when two or more _____________ atoms join.
    Same or different
    Different
    Same
    Larger
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  • Q14
    A compound is a molecule that contains at least two _________________ atoms.
    Larger
    Smaller
    Same
    Different
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  • Q15
    ALL _________________are molecules, but not all __________________ are compounds.
    molecules; compounds
    elements; molecules
    molecules; elements.
    compounds; molecules.
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