Chemistry Unit 1 Foundation Tier - Elements

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What is an Element and what is it made from?
An element is a pure substance made up of only one type of atom.
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What has the Periodic table got to do with elements?
The periodic table groups simular elements together
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An element has its own unique set of...?
An element has its own unique set of properties
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Whats the difference between atoms and elements?
An atom is what makes up an element
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Can elements be broken down into simpler substances?
Elements cannot be broken down into simpler substances
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What substances are created when two or more different elements are combined together?
When two or more different elements are combined together compounds are formed.
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What happens when element atoms are heated together?
When atoms are heated together they combine with each other to form a compound
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How many different elements are there?
There are over 100 different elements
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Are elements shown or not shown in the periodic table?
The groups in the periodic table contain elements with simular properties so yes they are shown in the periodic table
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What does it mean if elements are in the same group in the periodic table?
Elements in the same group in the periodic table have the same number of electrons in their outer electron making them have simular properties
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In group 0 of the periodic table what are the elements in there?
In group 0 of the periodic table the elements in there are called Noble gasses
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A mixture of two or more elements, where at least one element is metal what is it called?
It is called an alloy
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What does a Formula represent?
A formula represents the relative numbers of atoms of each element in a substance
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