19+ Chemistry Trivia Questions

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Quiz Questions

What is 37 degrees Celsius in Fahrenheit?
98.6 Degrees F
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What name is given to water in the gaseous state?
Steam
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What is the chemical symbol for lead?
Pb
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What is the name of a hydrocarbon with two carbons sp^2 hybridized?
Ethene
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What state of matter is air?
Gas
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Ethyl pentanoate would be classified as belonging to which derivative group?
Esters
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What number is also the same as proton number and the number of electrons of a neutral atom?
Atomic Number
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What is known as the energy required to start a chemical reaction?
Activation Energy
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What reagent could oxidize an alcohol to a carbonyl?
Sodium Hypochlorite
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Who is considered the "father" of organic chemistry?
William Perkins
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What are electrically charged atoms called?
Ions
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Acetylsalicylic acid is the chemical name for which?
Aspirin
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What is the most abundant element in the known universe?
Hydrogen
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If nitrous oxide is added to an engine, what will the effect be?
Adds More Oxygen To The Engine
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What is the splitting of atomic nuclei called?
Nuclear Fission
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How are neutrons and protons held together in a nucleus?
Nuclear Forces
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What term is used for military use of harmful biological agents?
Biological Warfare
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Which element is a poisonous gas that combines with sodium to form table salt?
Chlorine
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What is table salt's chemical name?
Sodium Chloride
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In a triple bond, how many each pi and sigma bonds are there?
Two Pi, One Sigma
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What is the chemical combination of silicon and oxygen called?
Silica
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Who discovered calcium and barium?
Sir Humphry Davy
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What is a link between atoms in a molecule called?
Chemical Bond
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From all salt elements, which group is most soluble?
Group 1A
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Chemistry Trivia

When we say the word “chemistry” to you, what do you think of? The connection you have with your partner? Or one of the three main sub-topics of science? For those who didn’t already know, chemistry is defined as the study of matter, including its elements and compounds, composition, properties, structure, behavior, and reactions with other substances. These chemistry trivia questions and answers will teach you all about atoms, molecules, and ions galore.

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