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Holt McDougal Modern Chemistry Chapter 10: States of Matter Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is TRUE about most gases?

Question 2 2. Why would a scientist have difficulty observing the behavior of an ideal gas?

Question 3 3. What is a dipole-dipole force?

Question 4 4. Which is not a phase of matter?

Question 5 5. Which of the following statements is true?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is TRUE about ideal gas particles?

Question 7 7. Which of the following properties helps explain why a city near the Pacific Ocean experiences less dramatic changes in temperature during the day compared to a city farther inland?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of solid particles?

Question 9 9. Why are perfectly elastic collision rare?

Question 10 10. How does adding energy to a solid change the substance?

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Question 11 11. Water's ability to move against gravity in a narrow space, such as a tube, is called:

Question 12 12. Why is solid water (ice) less dense than liquid water?

Question 13 13. Why does room temperature water disappear over time?

Question 14 14. According to the kinetic molecular theory, temperature is directly proportional to _____.

Question 15 15. What is sublimation and why does it occur?

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Question 16 16. What was the Kinetic Molecular Theory designed to explain?

Question 17 17. Which best describes pressure?

Question 18 18. What is a collision?

Question 19 19.

Which of the following statements accurately describe ice:

I. Ice is denser than water.

II. Hydrogen bonds hold ice molecules closer together than they do liquid water molecules.

III. Ice has a crystalline structure.

Question 20 20. Which best describes a liquid?

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Question 21 21. What leads to a change of phase in matter?

Question 22 22. What does it mean when a collision is elastic?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is most likely to lead to a phase change?

Question 24 24. Which is NOT a component of the kinetic theory of matter?

Question 25 25. When a soccer player kicks a soccer ball, which type of collision usually occurs?

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Question 26 26.

Which of the following concepts help explain why water can travel up a narrow tube?

I. Cohesion

II. Adhesion

III. Specific Gravity

Question 27 27. Which best describes a fluid?

Question 28 28. Why are there plateaus on a heating curve?

Question 29 29. Which best describes viscosity?

Question 30 30. Why is a gas compressible but a liquid is not?

Holt McDougal Modern Chemistry Chapter 10: States of Matter Chapter Exam Instructions

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