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.

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?

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?

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?

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?

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?

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?

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?

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?

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?

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?

Answers

1. 24 mL

10. 2.3 mL