Measurement Test Questions - Reading a Meniscus

Chemistry Test Questions

An important laboratory technique in a chemistry lab is the ability to accurately measure a liquid in a graduated cylinder. This is a collection of ten chemistry test questions dealing with reading the meniscus of a liquid. The answers appear after the final question.

Assume all measurements are in mL.

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Question 1

This is a depiction of a liquid meniscus in a graduated cylinder.

What is the volume of the liquid in this graduated cylinder?

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Question 2

This is a depiction of a liquid meniscus in a graduated cylinder.
What is the volume of the liquid in this graduated cylinder?
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Question 3

This is a depiction of a liquid meniscus in a graduated cylinder.
What is the volume of the liquid in this graduated cylinder?
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Question 4

This is a depiction of a liquid meniscus in a graduated cylinder.
This is a depiction of a liquid meniscus in a graduated cylinder. Todd Helmenstine
What is the volume of the liquid in this graduated cylinder?
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Question 5

This is a depiction of a liquid meniscus in a graduated cylinder.
What is the volume of the liquid in this graduated cylinder?
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Question 6

This is a depiction of a liquid meniscus in a graduated cylinder.
What is the volume of the liquid in this graduated cylinder?
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Question 7

This is a depiction of a liquid meniscus in a graduated cylinder.
What is the volume of the liquid in this graduated cylinder?
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Question 8

This is a depiction of a liquid meniscus in a graduated cylinder.
What is the volume of the liquid in this graduated cylinder?
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Question 9

This is a depiction of a liquid meniscus in a graduated cylinder.
What is the volume of the liquid in this graduated cylinder?
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Question 10

This is a depiction of a liquid meniscus in a graduated cylinder.
What is the volume of the liquid in this graduated cylinder?
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Answers

1. 24 mL
2. 6.6 mL
3. 38 mL
4. 2.65 mL
5. 21.5 mL
6. 44.5 mL
7. 75 mL
8. 29.5 mL
9. 2.25 mL
10. 2.3 mL