Practice Using the Periodic Table to Find Element Facts

Basic Periodic Table Chemistry Quiz

Take this quiz to practice using the periodic table of the elements to find elements, facts about them, and element groups and periods.
Take this quiz to practice using the periodic table of the elements to find elements, facts about them, and element groups and periods. Joachim Angeltun / Getty Images

1. Using a periodic table, find the element symbol for copper. It is:

2. The halogens are an element group. Which two elements are halogens?

3. Rh is the symbol for which element?

4. What's the name of the last element in Period 2 of the periodic table?

5. Zn, Cd, and Hg are all in which group number?

6. What is the atomic mass of nitrogen?

7. The element with atomic number 12 is:

8. What element would you predict to have similar properties to aluminum?

9. What is the atomic mass of lithium chloride (LiCl)?

10. The '6' listed for carbon is its:

Practice Using the Periodic Table to Find Element Facts

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Good job! You missed some questions, but you completed the quiz so you should be better at reading the periodic table and retrieving element facts from it. You might want to review the periodic table study guide to brush up on concepts that are giving you trouble. Here's a clickable periodic table you can use if you need specific element facts.

For more practice, try another periodic table quiz or see if you can correctly spell the (tricky) element names.

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Great job! You are skilled at reading a periodic table and using it to find information about the chemical elements. If you're a little shaky about some concepts, you can review how to use a periodic table. You can refer to the clickable periodic table of the elements if you need detailed facts.

Are you ready for a more challenging quiz? See how well you understand the trends in element properties on the periodic table.