What is Carbon Dioxide? - Definition & Explanation


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The chemical formula for carbon dioxide is:

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1. Most of the carbon dioxide in the Earth's atmosphere comes from:

2. Dry ice is:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet can help you check your knowledge of carbon dioxide and characteristics it possesses. You will be quizzed on properties of dry ice and where carbon dioxide comes from.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this worksheet and quiz to review:

  • What carbon dioxide is
  • Where carbon dioxide comes from
  • Chemical formula for carbon dioxide
  • Properties of dry ice

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet can help you practice these skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related carbon dioxide lesson
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about properties of carbon dioxide
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about where carbon dioxide can be found in a different light

Additional Learning

To learn more about carbon dioxide, review the corresponding lesson on What is Carbon Dioxide? - Definition & Explanation. This lesson will help you:

  • Define carbon dioxide
  • Determine the formula for carbon dioxide
  • Review the photosynthesis equation
  • Identify the uses of carbon dioxide