Materials - Which Will Be Best?
Feathers are a very soft and light material.

Materials - Which Will Be Best?

This Science quiz is called 'Materials - Which Will Be Best?' and it has been written by teachers to help you if you are studying the subject at elementary school. Playing educational quizzes is a fun way to learn if you are in the 1st or 2nd grade - aged 6 to 8.

It costs only $12.50 per month to play this quiz and over 3,500 others that help you with your school work. You can subscribe on the page at Join Us

You have investigated materials. In your investigations you have done simple experiments and found out different properties. In this quiz you have to choose which you think will be the best material. Each question asks you to choose between four different materials. Each question is about a simple property of materials - hardness, softness, strength, bendiness, and so on. Can you choose the best material? Which has the best property for the job? How many can you get right?

Ten children want to find out about materials. Can you answer their questions?

1.
Ellie asks, ‘Which one of these materials is the weakest?’
Soggy paper
Dry paper
Wool
Cotton
Cotton is very thin, but it is really quite strong
2.
Freddie asks, ‘Which one of these materials is the smoothest?’
Wood in a door
Glass in a mirror
A concrete path
A brick wall
Mirrors are smooth so that you can see a clear image
3.
Leo asks, ‘Which one of these is the softest material?’
Feathers
Rock
Cardboard
Card
Pillows used to be filled with feathers because they were soft
4.
Sarah asks, ‘Which one of these is the hardest material?’
Steel
Butter
Bread
Wood
Steel is a metal. It is made from iron
5.
Liam asks, ‘Which one of these materials is the roughest?’
Paper
Cardboard
Wool
Concrete
Even smooth concrete is rough compared to cardboard
6.
Toni asks, ‘Which one of these is the strongest material?’
Clay
Brick
Iron
Paper
Bricks are strong, but iron is stronger
7.
Emma asks, ‘Which one of these materials is the most transparent?’
Paper
Glass
Jelly
Cola
Some glass is colored. But clear glass is always transparent
8.
Abby asks, ‘Which one of these is the bendiest?’
Plastic Ruler
Wooden Pencil
Metal Slinky Spring
Wooden Cricket Bat
The Slinky Spring is the most flexible
9.
Annie-Lee asks, ‘Which one of these materials is the shiniest?’
Gold
Clay
Iron
Concrete
Gold is shiny. It is used for rings and jewelry
10.
Adil asks, ‘Which one of these materials is the stretchiest?’
Wood
Rubber
Plastic
Cotton
Rubber is the most elastic
Author:  David Bland

© Copyright 2016-2019 - Education Quizzes
TJS - Web Design Lincolnshire
View Printout in HTML

Valid HTML5

We use cookies to make your experience of our website better.

To comply with the new e-Privacy directive, we need to ask for your consent - I agree - No thanks - Find out more