Element Group Quiz

Know the Elements in Element Groups

See whether you can identify which elements belong to the different element groups with this fun chemistry quiz.
See whether you can identify which elements belong to the different element groups with this fun chemistry quiz. Corbis/VCG / Getty Images

1. Which of the following elements is not an example of a halogen?

2. Sodium is an example of an element belonging to which element group?

3. Calcium is an example of a:

4. Which of these elements is a noble gas?

5. Which element is not a transition metal?

6. Plutonium is:

7. All of the following elements are semimetals or metalloids except:

8. An example of a basic metal is:

9. Cerium is:

10. Hydrogen usually is considered to be an example of a:

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Good job! You completed the quiz so you know more than you did about the element groups. Element groups are the columns in the periodic table that can be used to predict properties of the chemical elements. From here, you might want to brush up on the properties of the element groups and the elements they contain.

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Element Group Quiz

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Excellent work! Element groups are important because they can be used to predict the properties of elements based on their position on the periodic table. Based on your quiz score, you know a lot about the elements in the different element groups. If you're ready for another quiz, see how much you know about the trends in the periodic table. You may also wish to review the periodic table groups and their properties.