Inorganic Chemistry 
Practice Test Questions II

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Inorganic Chemistry Sample Test Questions - Part 2
Inorganic Chemistry
Review Questions

Free review questions to help students better understand
 Inorganic Chemistry.

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a. ionic, covalent            b. ionic, hydrogen            c. covalent, hydrogen
                   d. hydrogen, covalent           e. cohesive, ironic

3. If a substance is composed of two or more different elements, it is considered... (choose the BEST answer)

a. a compound     b. a monomer     c. a molecule     d. an atom

4. If the symbol for a chemical element contains two letters, like the “Na” of sodium, we know that:

a. It is a very large atom.
b. It is the most common atom that begins with the letter N.
c. It is a very small atom.
d. It is not the most common element to begin with the letter N.

5. If an atom or compound loses and electron in a chemical reaction, it has been:

a. oxidized        b. reduced        c. carbonized         d. synthesized

6. A negatively charged ion is an anion.

a. True           b. False

7. A solution that is at a pH of 8 ______ than a solution with a pH of 1.

a. has fewer hydrogen ions
b. has more hydrogen ions
c has an equal number of hydrogen ions
d. is less concentrated

​8. Which number would most closely represent the pH of lemon juice? 

a.2    b. 4     c. 6      d. 10      e. 14

9. Hydrolysis is a reaction in which the removal of a water molecule (2 hydrogen atoms and 1 oxygen atom) from two separate molecules results in one larger molecule.

a. True          b. False

10. A salt is:

a. A compound that dissociates in water and releases hydrogen ions (H+).
b. An atom that dissociates in water and forms cations and anions.
c. A compound that dissociates in water and releases hydroxyl ions (OH-).
d. A compound that dissociates in water and produces cations or anions other then H+ or OH-.

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1. In a solution of NaCl and water, NaCl is the ___ and water is the ___.

a. acid, base    
b. base, acid     
c. solute, solvent     
d. solvent, solute

2. The chemical bonds that link hydrogen and oxygen together in a water molecule are __________. The bonds that attract water molecules to other water molecules are __________.
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