Physics P1 - Kinetic Theory Quiz

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  • Created on: 23-07-15 18:18

1. What is meant by the term 'pressure'?

  • a force exerted over an area.
  • the amount of energy needed to heat a material
  • the amount of space which a substance occupies
  • the amount of energy needed to move a material
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2. What process is this when a liquid changes to a gas?

  • boiling
  • melting
  • freezing
  • condensing

3. Why do liquids flow and take up the shape of their container?

  • the particles can move quickly in all directions
  • the particles can move around each other
  • the particles are far apart and have space to move into
  • the particles are close together and have no space to move into

4. Why can't solids be compressed or squashed?

  • the particles are far apart and have space to move into
  • the particles are close together and have no space to move into
  • the particles can move around each other
  • the particles can move quickly in all directions

5. Describe the arrangement of particles in a gas.

  • close together: regular pattern
  • close together: random
  • far apart: random
  • far apart: regular pattern

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