Chemistry Quiz #1(Grade 12 level)

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Question 1:   Organic chemistry is the study of compounds containing
carbon
sulphur
sodium
hydrogen
oxygen

Question 2:   The aliphatic hydrocarbons are
alkenes
all of the above
alkanes
alkynes
none of the above

Question 3:   Alkynes must contain at least
two triple bonds
one double bond
two single bonds
one triple bond
one single, one double, and one triple bond

Question 4:   When hydrocarbons combust completely the product(s) formed is/are
carbon dioxide
carbon
carbon monoxide and water
none of the above
carbon and water

Question 5:   Carbohydrates are compounds containing
carbon and hydrogen
carbon, hydrogen, oxygen
carbon and oxygen
hydrogen
carbon

Question 6:   What is the uncertainty factor for a burette?
±0.001
±0.1
±0.01
±1
none of the above

Question 7:   What is the formula for benzene?
C6H6
C4H4
C5H5
C6H5
none of the above

Question 8:   What type of alcohol can be oxidized in order to form a Ketone?
1-butanol
2-methyl-2-propanol
1-propanol
alcohols cannot be oxidized to form ketones
2-butanol

Question 9:   How many stages are needed for oxidizing an alcohol to form an acid?
1 stage
3 stages
none of the above
5 stages
6 stages

Question 10:   Name the compound Cu2O using the traditional method. (2 is a subscript)
dicopper oxide
cupric oxide
copper oxide
copper I oxide
cuprous oxide

This Quiz has been designed by Antony .