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True or False: An ice cube takes up more volume than the water used to make it.
True, it takes up more volume.
False, it takes up less volume.
False, they take up the same amount of volume
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What is the only letter in the alphabet that does not appear on the periodic table of elements?
X
Q
J
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Dry ice is the solid form of which gas?
Ozone
Carbon Dioxide
Oxygen & Nitrogen mixed together
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What type of animal lacks the receptor for the molecule called "capsaicin," which hot peppers get their heat from?
Dogs
Cats
Birds
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What is the most abundant element in the entire universe?
Hydrogen
Oxygen
Nitrogen
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realfarmacy.com
What acidity level are bee stings?
Acidic
Alkaline
Neutral
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Which element is the most expensive substance in the world, at as much as $68 million for one gram)?
Plutonium
Gold
Californium
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True or False: DNA is flame-retardant.
True
Fale
One cannot tell.
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Which metal is naturally antibacterial?
Aluminum
Zinc
Copper
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What is the densest known stable element on Earth?
Argon
Osmium
Lithium
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What is a characteristic of the 8 "Noble metals?"
They are all very heavy.
They are all not shiny.
They all do not rust.
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volusia.org
What is the chemical formula for water?
H2O
CO2
O3
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1
True or False: An ice cube takes up more volume than the water used to make it.
True, it takes up more volume.
False, it takes up less volume.
False, they take up the same amount of volume
2
What is the only letter in the alphabet that does not appear on the periodic table of elements?
X
Q
J
3
Dry ice is the solid form of which gas?
Ozone
Carbon Dioxide
Oxygen & Nitrogen mixed together
4
What type of animal lacks the receptor for the molecule called "capsaicin," which hot peppers get their heat from?
Dogs
Cats
Birds
5
What is the most abundant element in the entire universe?
Hydrogen
Oxygen
Nitrogen
6
What acidity level are bee stings?
Acidic
Alkaline
Neutral
7
Which element is the most expensive substance in the world, at as much as $68 million for one gram)?
Plutonium
Gold
Californium
8
True or False: DNA is flame-retardant.
True
Fale
One cannot tell.
9
Which metal is naturally antibacterial?
Aluminum
Zinc
Copper
10
What is the densest known stable element on Earth?
Argon
Osmium
Lithium
11
What is a characteristic of the 8 "Noble metals?"
They are all very heavy.
They are all not shiny.
They all do not rust.
12
What is the chemical formula for water?
H2O
CO2
O3