What is Sodium Chloride? - Definition, Structure & Formula


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A positively charged atom is known as which of the following?

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1. What type of bond is found in NaCl?

2. Which of the following is a commercial use of sodium chloride?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Sodium chloride has many functions. This quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of sodium chloride, its characteristics, and its structure. The questions will quiz you on characteristics of sodium chloride, such as whether or not it is a vital molecule for the human body.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments will test you on the following:

  • What a positively charged atom is known as
  • The type of bond found in sodium chloride
  • When a doctor will give a patient sodium chloride in fluids

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the knowledge gained from the lesson by using the following skills:

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as a positively charged atom
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding whether or not sodium chloride is a vital molecule for our bodies
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the type of bond found in sodium chloride

Additional Learning

To learn more about sodium chloride, review the accompanying lesson, What is Sodium Chloride? - Definition, Structure & Formula. The lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Identify the chemical formula for sodium chloride
  • Understand the formation of sodium chloride
  • Learn about commercial and biological uses of sodium chloride