BASIC CHEMISTRY TEST 1. Fill in the missing word Acid + _______ = Salt + Water A. Non Metal B. Metal C.

Oxygen D. Base 2. A substance which speeds up a chemical reaction without itself getting affected is known as a A. Nucleus B. Counter Ion C. Cation D. Catalyst 3. Acids change a litmus paper from A. Red to Purple B. Green to White C. Red to Blue D. Blue to Red 4. Which of the following is not an acid? A. NaOH B. HNO3 C. HCl D. H2SO4 5. Fizziness in Coco-Cola/Pepsi is caused by A. Carbon Dioxide B. Nitrogen C. Hydrogen D. Helium 8. Heat is liberated in A. Endothermic Reactions B. All chemical reactions C. Exothermic Reactions D. Substitution Reactions 9. The lead of a pencil mainly contains A. Graphite B. Carbon Black C. Plastics D. Lead 10. What gas is evolved when dilute sulphuric acid is added to Zinc? A. Argon B. Hydrogen Peroxide C. Sulphur Dioxide D. Hydrogen 11. A substance that absorbs moisture is known as A. Hydrophilic B. Hydrophobic C. Hygroscopic D. Amorphous 12. What is the combination of any substance with oxygen known as? A. Hydrogenation B. Oxidation C. Reduction D. Combustion 13. Which of the following is not a physical change? A. Precipitation B. Decantation C. Oxidation D. Distillation 14. Which of the following is a chemical change? A. Boiling of water B. Rusting of iron C. Dissolving of salt in water D. Freezing of water

6. The two allotropes of phosphorus are A. Crystalline Phosphorus, Amorphous Phosphorus B. Rhombic Phosphorus, Monoclinic Phosphorus C. Alpha Phosphorus, Beta Phosphorus D. Red Phosphorus, Yellow Phosphorus 7. Which of the following gases is green in colour? A. Krypton B. Neon C. Chlorine D. Hydrogen

but not a defined shape. Lemon juice is A. A Real Solution B. Which of the following is not an element? A. such as citrus fruits. Hydrophilic C. C. Safe enough to drink. A. mammals 23. A. False B. kryptonite D. A definite volume and shape. True 19.15. Presence of Ions 20. Charcoal D. Dihydrogen monoxide is: A. Which of these elements sometimes is considered a non-metal and other times considered a metal. burning paper B. D. carbonic acid C. Acidity B. A substance that absorbs moisture is known as A. helium C. Metallic D. B. Which of the following is an example of a physical change? A. cellulose B. keratin D. A definite volume. primarily depending on its state? A. mercury D. invertebrates D. D. nuclear decay C. Graphite B. Berkelium 26. A pH of below 7 indicates A. niacin B. An Unstable Solution C. Paper is made from which natural polymer? A. Amorphous B. Elastin 25. A definite shape. Frogs belong to which animal group? A. Neutral C. You use paper products every day. 24. amphibians B. True 18. Catalysts often speed up certain chemical reactions. No defined volume or shape. mixing salt in water D. A strong base that reacts vigorously with metal. citric acid 27. Iodine 29. . More explosive than TNT. holmium C. Acidic B. Purity of the sample D. copernicium B. Silk 17. A deficiency of vitamin C may result in a medical condition known as scurvy. dissolving sugar in water 28. Vitamin C is also known as: A. Hygroscopic D. chitin C. but not a defined volume. ascorbic acid D. reptiles C. If no more solute can be dissolved in a solvent at a given temperature then that solution is called A. hydrogen B. A Saturated Solution D. B. A Dispersed Solution 16. A solid has: A. You can avoid getting scurvy by eating foods rich in vitamin C. Diamond C. False B. A strong acid that will eat through glass. Alkalinity C. Which of the following is not an allotrope of carbon A. Solubility of a substance in a solvent usually increases with an increase in temperature. Hydrophobic 22. C. Basic 21.

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