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Answered quizz questions of general chemistry

Question 16 Multiple Choice 20 points
In which pair are the elements most similar in their chemical properties?
Ca and Ba
S and P
Ag and Rb
Cs and Xe

Question 17 True/False 20 points
In Lewis dot structures, lone pairs are valence electrons not involved in covalent bonding.
True
False

Question 18 True/False 20 points
The Heisenberg uncertainty principle explains that the location and movement of an electron around a nucleus is better explained as a wave instead of a circular orbit.
True
False

Question 19 Multiple Choice 20 points
An exothermic reaction causes the surroundings to:
warm up
become acidic
expand
decrease its temperature
release CO2

Question 20 Multiple Choice 20 points
Which element is considered a lanthanide?
Li
Xe
Co
Sm

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To Question 16:
Ca and Ba are most similar because they are both elements of the same group ( Group 2, Earthalkaline metals )

To Question 17:
This sentence is true, because lone pairs are ...

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