Topic 1: Atomic Structure and the Periodic Table

All questions from the new (2015) specification. I hope they're useful!

HideShow resource information

1. What is the trend in melting point across period 3?

  • It increases 1-3; then sharply peaks for G4 before dropping again
  • It increases 1-4, then drops for G5 before before increasing again between G6 and G7
  • It increases across the group
  • It decreases across the group
1 of 16

Other questions in this quiz

2. What is the Pauli Exclusion Principle?

  • Electrons occupy orbitals singly before pairing up
  • Two identical fermions occupy the same quantum state simultaneously.
  • Electrons fill up shells from the lowest energy level first
  • Electron repulsion is minimised in lone pairs

3. What shape is an s-orbital?

  • S-shaped
  • Spherical
  • 5-lobed
  • Dumb-bell

4. These are the successive ionsations of Mg. What could A be? 738 ; 1451 ; A ; 10543 ; 13630

  • 7730
  • 10550
  • 2150
  • 1500

5. What group is this element in, if these are successive ionisation energies: 578 1817 2744 11577 14842

  • Group 3
  • Group 4
  • Group 2
  • Group 1

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Chemistry resources:

See all Chemistry resources »See all The Periodic Table resources »