Chemical Elements and Symbols

This is a brief pre-course quiz on the symbols for key chemical elements to test your present knowledge.

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The symbol for Chlorine is Cl

True
False

Pb is the symbol for silver.

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False

The common name for this chemical symbol AG is:

Aguilar
Argentum

A chemical element can have only one symbol, but more than one name.

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False

The symbol H is for the lightest element called hydronium.

True
False