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2. Which of the following is composed entirely of interlocking tetrahedral carbon atoms?

  • Amorphous carbon
  • Diamond
  • Graphite
  • Nanotubes

3. What is an issue with the use of nanotubes?

  • They may remove the protective layer of the skin when reacting with other chemicals.
  • They may make cancer worse
  • They may allow other substances to enter the bloodstream and brain
  • They may burn

4. What is Amorphous carbon?

  • A type of nanoparticle
  • A deep black powder that occurs as a component of coal
  • A type of fullerene
  • A variety of diamond

5. What are nanotubes being used in, aside from the destruction of cancerous cells?

  • An oxidising agent
  • Bearings
  • Cosmetic preparations
  • Electrode material


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