Adhesion, Cohesion & Surface Tension
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  • Question 1
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    Q.

    Surface tension is the property of water in which...

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    water molecules at the surface tend to stick together.

    water spills easily.

    water tends to be see-through.

  • Question 2
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    Q.

    Refer to the picture of water sticking to a leaf; this is occurring because of:

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    Adhesion

    Cohesion

  • Question 3
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    Q.

    Describe COHESION.

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    Water molecules attracted to other substances.

    Water molecules climbing upwards against the force of gravity.

    Water molecules dissolving many substances because of its polarity.

    Water molecules attracted to other water molecules.

  • Question 4
    120 seconds
    Q. What two elements make up water?
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    Helium and oxygen
    Hydrogen and oxygen
    helium and carbon
    oxygen and carbon
  • Question 5
    120 seconds
    Q. What word describes when water is attracted to other substances?
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    cohesion
    adhesion
    capillary action
    surface tension
  • Question 6
    120 seconds
    Q. Attractions between water molecules are called
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    Covalent bonds
    Ionic bonds
    Polar bonds
    Hydrogen bonds
  • Question 7
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    Q. tendency of molecules of the same kind to stick to one another
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    cohesion
    adhesion
    solution
    polar molecule
  • Question 8
    120 seconds
    Q. molecule in which opposite ends have opposite electric charges
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    cohesion
    polar molecule
    hydrogen bond
    solution
  • Question 9
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    Q. Which end of the water molecule has a slightly positive charge?
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    the oxygen end
    the hydrogen end
    both ends are slightly positive
    neither end is positive
  • Question 10
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    Q. Water droplets take a spherical shape (as pictured) because of ____________
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    adhesion
    cohesion
    capillary action
    solubility
  • Question 11
    60 seconds
    Q. Water beads up on the surface of a penny because of this property.
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    Adhesion
    High Surface Tension
    Universal Solvent
    Changes in Density
  • Question 12
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    Q. Which characteristic of water will allow a paperclip to remain floating on water when the paperclip is gently placed on top of the water?
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    adhesion
    surface tension
    solvent properties
    nonpolar
  • Question 13
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    Q.

    Water's ability to stick to glass is

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    adhesion

    cohesion

    surface tention

    capillary action

  • Question 14
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    Q. What is adhesion?
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    Water's ability to stick to itself
    Water's ability to stick to other substances
    The strength of the cohesion of all the water molecules combined
    Tape, glue and other adhesives
  • Question 15
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    Q. What is the gaseous form of water called?
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    Steam
    Water vapor
    Vapor
    Water mist
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