The Nucleus PS511 And The Electron Cloud PS512: Question Preview (ID: 10647)

Below is a preview of the questions contained within the game titled THE NUCLEUS PS511 AND THE ELECTRON CLOUD PS512: Answer The Questions And Fill Out The Study Guide. To play games using this data set, follow the directions below. Good luck and have fun. Enjoy! [print these questions]

Play games to reveal the correct answers. Click here to play a game and get the answers.

Does the nucleus of an atom have a positive or negative charge?
a) The nucleus contains protons, so it has a positive charge.. b) The nucleus contains protons, so it have a negative charge. c) The nucleus contains the neutrons, so it has a neutral charge. d) The nucleus contains electrons, so it has a negative charge.
Which count of subatomic particles gives an atom its unique identity as an element, and represents its atomic number?
a) The number of protons b) The number of neutrons c) The number of electrons d) The number of neutrons plus the number of protons
Choose the true statement concerning the mass of subatomic particles.
a) Electrons are more massive than protons. b) Electrons are more massive than neutrons. c) Protons and neutrons have about the same mass d) All subatomic particles have about the same mass
Which subatomic particle (or particles) exist in an atom's nucleus?
a) Protons only b) Neutrons only c) Protons and neutrons only d) Protons, neutrons, and electrons
Which subatomic particle adds atomic mass to an atom but without adding charge?
a) ion b) proton c) electron d) neutron
What is the maximum number of electrons in the first electron shell, closest to the nucleus?
a) 1 b) 2 c) 4 d) 8
Which subatomic particle is responsible for chemical properties of atoms?
a) protons b) neutrons c) electrons d) neutrons and protons
A neutral charge by an atom is caused by which of the following conditions?
a) presence of neutrons in the nucleus b) balance in number of protons and neutrons c) balance in number of electrons and protons d) the balance of electrons in each electron shell
Neon has 10 protons and 10 electrons. How many additional electrons would it take to fill the outer (second) electron shell?
a) 0 b) 1 c) 2 d) 6
Calcium has 20 electrons. How many electrons are in the outer shell?
a) 0 b) 2 c) 6 d) 8
Play Games with the Questions above at
To play games using the questions from the data set above, visit and enter game ID number: 10647 in the upper right hand corner at or simply click on the link above this text.

Log In
| Sign Up / Register