Periodic Table Trends Quiz

Test Your Understanding of Periodicity on the Periodic Table

The periodic table is arranged to group elements according to trends or periodic properties.
The periodic table is arranged to group elements according to trends or periodic properties. STEVE HORRELL/SPL / Getty Images

1. Which of these elements has the largest atomic radius?

2. Which of these elements has the smallest atomic radius?

3. Which of these elements has the highest first ionization energy?

4. Which of these elements has the lowest first ionization energy?

5. Which of these elements has the highest electronegativity?

6. Which of these elements has the lowest electronegativity?

7. Which of these elements has the highest electron affinity?

8. Which of these elements has the lowest electron affinity?

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