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Atoms and Elements 01
The latin name for copper is cuprum.

Atoms and Elements 01

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1.
Which of the following is a name for group 1 in the periodic table?
Alkali metals
Alkaline earth metals
Halogens
Noble gases
They are soft metals that react rapidly with water
2.
Which of the following elements is the odd one out and why?
Helium because it is a very light element.
Hydrogen because it is not a noble gas.
Krypton because it is used to kill superheroes.
Neon because it is the only element that flashes on and off.
The other three are all noble gases, hydrogen is a very odd element that doesn't really fit properly into any group of the periodic table
3.
Which of the following is a name for group 7 in the periodic table?
Alkali metals
Alkaline earth metals
Halogens
Noble gases
They are poisonous, coloured elements
4.
What is listed in the Periodic Table?
Only compounds
Only elements
Only gases
Only metals
An element was defined by the famous scientist Robert Boyle in 1661. The ancient Greeks thought there were four elements - fire, earth, air and water. Nowadays, we know that not a single one of those is actually an element. Fire is something burning, earth and air are mixtures and water is a compound. Believe it or not, there are still some people who believe in the ancient Greek ideas of the elements!
5.
Which of the following is a name for group 8 in the periodic table?
Alkali metals
Alkaline earth metals
Halogens
Noble gases
About the only thing that they will react with is the element fluorine
6.
Which of the following elements is a metal?
Magnesium
Nitrogen
Helium
Phosphorus
The others are non metals
7.
In the periodic table, what is a period?
A horizontal row
A vertical line
The left hand side
The middle block
A group is a vertical column of elements
8.
Which of the following is the symbol for sodium?
Na
S
Sd
So
The latin name for sodium is natrium
9.
Which of the following is the symbol for copper?
C
Ca
Co
Cu
The latin name for copper is cuprum
10.
Which of the following is a name for group 2 in the periodic table?
Alkali metals
Alkaline earth metals
Halogens
Noble gases
These are harder than the Group 1 metals next to them
You can find more about this topic by visiting BBC Bitesize - Atoms, elements and compounds

Author:  Sue Davison

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