Periodic Table Trends
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  • Question 1
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    Q. Sodium (Na) and potassium (K) are in the same group on the periodic table. Based on their locations, which statement about sodium and potassium is true?
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    Sodium is less electronegative than potassium. 
    Sodium has fewer energy levels than potassium. 
    Sodium has a larger ionic radius than potassium. 
    Sodium has lower ionization energy than potassium. 
  • Question 2
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    Q. Which of these elements has the greatest atomic radius? 
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  • Question 3
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    Q. The Periodic Table of the Elements is useful for revealing patterns and trends in the elements. Which statement accurately describes a pattern in the size of atomic radii in the Periodic Table of the Elements?
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    Atomic radii decrease from left to right across a period and decrease from top to bottom in a group.
    Atomic radii increase from left to right across a period and increase from top to bottom in a group.
    Atomic radii decrease from left to right across a period and increase from top to bottom in a group.
    Atomic radii increase from left to right across a period and decrease from top to bottom in a group.
  • Question 4
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    Q. The symbols W, X, Y, and Z represent four elements shown on the outline of a periodic table.
    Which element has the highest electronegativity?

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  • Question 5
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    Q. Fluorine, chlorine, bromine, and iodine all have the same number of valence electrons and have a tendency to gain electrons. Which element has the greatest ionization energy and electronegativity?
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  • Question 6
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    Q. The ionization potential of an element is the amount of energy required to remove an electron from an isolated atom or molecule. According to the periodic table, which of the following indicates the correct decreasing order of ionization energy?
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    Li > Na > K > Cs
    Na > K > Li > Cs
    Li > K > Na > Cs 
    Cs > K > Na > Li 
  • Question 7
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    Q. All elements found on the left side of the Periodic Table of the Elements have what properties in common?
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    They conduct heat and electricity 
    They are all gases 
    They are brittle and dull
    They are radioactive
  • Question 8
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    Q. Which of these elements has an electron structure most similar to that of element X?
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  • Question 9
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    Q. Based on their locations in the periodic table, which element has chemical properties most similar to those of calcium, Ca?
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    beryllium, Be
    potassium, K
    titanium, Ti
    yttrium, Y
  • Question 10
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    Q. The number of valence electrons in an element affects the reactivity of that element. Which element listed has the fewest valence electrons?
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    beryllium (Be)
    sodium (Na) 
    oxygen (O) 
    neon (Ne)
  • Question 11
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    Q. According to the Periodic Table of the Elements, which set of elements has similar properties?
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    H, C, I
    He, H, Al
    He, Ne, Ar
    Na, Ca, Al
  • Question 12
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    Q. What is the family name of this group of elements? 
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    Alkali metals 
    Noble Gases 
    Alkali Earth Metals 
  • Question 13
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    Q. Which element has 2 valence electrons? 
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    cesium (Cs) 
    magnesium (Mg)
    boron (B)
    argon (Ar) 
  • Question 14
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    Q. How many Valance electrons does Iodine Have?
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  • Question 15
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    Q. Which of the following will have a lower ionization energy than Scandium (Sc)?
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    Helium (He)
    Titanium (Ti)
    Calcium (Ca)
    Magnesium (Mg)
  • Question 16
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    Q. Which atom has the largest atomic radius?
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  • Question 17
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    Q. Electronegativity is...
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    how good an atom is at attracting electrons
    the ability of an atom to lose electrons
    the energy required to remove an electron from a specific atom
    how easy it is to make friends. 
  • Question 18
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    Q. Metals have the largest - 
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    atomic radius and electronegativity
    electronegativity and ionization energy
    atomic radius only
    ionization energy and atomic radius
  • Question 19
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    Q. Which of the following will have a larger radius than Zinc?
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  • Question 20
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    Q. As you move down the periodic table atoms get bigger.  This is because ____________.
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    The atoms have more mass.
    The atoms have more protons.
    The atoms have more energy levels
    The atoms have more neutrons
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