Reactions, Equations and Formulae
Copper is a metal that does not react with water or steam. This means it is a good metal for water pipes.

Reactions, Equations and Formulae

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In this reactions, equations and formulae quiz, you will need to know the symbols for elements. Your Science teacher will have taught you that when atoms of two or more elements join together, a chemical reaction has taken place.

How will you react to the questions in this quiz all about Reactions, Equations and Formulae?

1.
Which of the following metals do NOT react with water or steam?
Aluminium
Copper
Tin
Zinc
2.
The formula for copper nitrate is Cu(NO3)2. This means .......
1 copper atom, 1 nitrogen atom, 6 oxygen atoms
1 copper atom, 2 nitrogen atoms, 3 oxygen atoms
1 copper atom, 2 nitrogen atoms, 6 oxygen atoms
2 copper atoms, 2 nitrogen atoms, 6 oxygen atoms
3.
When zinc carbonate reacts with dilute hydrochloric acid the products are .......
carbon dioxide, water
zinc chloride, carbon dioxide
zinc chloride, carbon dioxide, water
zinc sulfate, carbon dioxide, water
A carbonate + dilute acid always produces a salt + carbon dioxide + water
4.
The formula for calcium hydroxide is Ca(OH)2. This means .......
1 calcium atom, 1 oxygen atom, 2 hydrogen atoms
1 calcium atom, 2 oxygen atoms, 1 hydrogen atom
1 calcium atom, 2 oxygen atoms, 2 hydrogen atoms
2 calcium atoms, 2 oxygen atoms, 2 hydrogen atoms
Multiply everything inside the bracket by the number outside
5.
Which of the following metals is the most reactive with acids?
Aluminium
Iron
Magnesium
Zinc
When a metal reacts with dilute acids hydrogen is produced
6.
In the following reaction which are the products Mg + 2HCl → H2 + MgCl2?
Hydrochloric acid and magnesium chloride
Hydrogen and magnesium chloride
Magnesium and hydrochloric acid
Magnesium and hydrogen
7.
During a chemical reaction new substances are formed from old ones. Which of the following is NOT true?
New substances can be changed back to the original ones
The total mass of products = total mass of reactants
There is often a color change
There is often a temperature change
The change is not reversible under normal conditions
8.
2H2SO4 means 2 molecules of sulphuric acid. They contain .......
2 hydrogen atoms, 1 sulfur atom, 4 oxygen atoms
4 hydrogen atoms, 1 sulfur atom, 4 oxygen atoms
4 hydrogen atoms, 2 sulfur atoms, 8 oxygen atoms
4 hydrogen atoms, 4 sulfur atoms, 8 oxygen atoms
9.
Which of the following is the correct balanced equation?
2 Cu + O2 → Cu2O2
2 Cu + O2 → 2 CuO
Cu + O → CuO
Cu + O2 → CuO2
10.
The formula for potassium nitrate is KNO3. This means .......
1 potassium atom, 1 nitrogen atom, 3 oxygen atoms
1 potassium atom, 3 nitrogen atoms, 3 oxygen atoms
3 potassium atoms, 3 nitrogen atoms, 3 oxygen atoms
3 potassium atoms, 3 nitrogen atoms, 9 oxygen atoms
Author:  Sue Davison

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