Chapter 3 Metals and Non-Metals MCQs for Class 10 Science

Chapter 3 Metals and Non-Metals MCQs for Class 10 Science

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Q 1.: A non-metal used to preserve food material is:

(A) Nitrogen 

(B) Sulphur

(C) Phosphorus 

(D) Carbon

Option – (a)

Q 2.: Which of the following oxides of iron would be obtained on prolonged reaction of iron with              steam?

(A) FeO

(B) Fe2O3

(C) Fe2O4

(D) Fe2O3 and Fe3O4

Option -(c)

Q 3.: The metals that float when treated with water are:

(A) Manganese and Sodium

(B) Sodium and Calcium

(C) Magnesium and Sodium

(D) Magnesium and Calcium

Option – (d)

Q 4.: Aluminium is used for making utensils. Which of the following properties of             aluminium are responsible for the same?

(i) Good thermal conductivity

(ii) Good electrical conductivity

(iii) Ductility

(iv) High melting point

 a) (i) and (ii)

 b) (i) and (iii)

 c) (ii) and (iii)

 d) (i) and (iv)

Option – (d)

Q 5.: What happens when a pellet of sodium is dropped in water?

(A) It catches fire and forms oxide.

(B) It absorbs heat and forms oxide.

(C) It catches fire and forms hydroxide.

(D) It absorbs heat and forms hydroxide.

Option – (c)

Q 6.: When calcium oxide is added to water, it completely dissolves in water                        without forming bubbles. What products are formed in this reaction?

(A) Ca and H2

(B) Ca and H2O2

(C) Ca(OH)2

(D) CaH2

Option – (c)

Q 7.: Which of the following can undergo a chemical reaction?

(A) MgSO4 + Fe

(B) ZnSO4 + Fe

(C) MgSO4 + Pb

(D) CuSO4 + Fe

Option – (d)

Q 8.: When a non-metal is allowed to react with water

(A) CO2 gas is formed

(B) H2 gas is formed

(C) Product formed depends on temperature

(D) No products are formed

Option – (d)

Q 9.: Aqua regia is a freshly prepared mixture of concentrated HNO3 and                              concentrated HCl in the ratio of: 

(A) 1:3 respectively

(B) 2:3 respectively

(C) 3:1 respectively

(D) 3:2 respectively

Option – (a)

Q 10.: A student writes two incomplete chemical reactions.

X – P4(s) + 5O2(g)  Y – 2Mg(s) + O2(g) → 

            Which option complete the reactions to form a balanced chemical                                equation?

(A) X-P5O4(s); Y-(MgO)2(s) 

(B) X-4PO10(s);Y-4MgO(s)

(C) X-P4O10(s);Y-2MgO(s)

(D) X-5P4O2(s);Y-Mg2O2(s)

Option – (c)

Q 11.: The arrangement for copper, Tin, Lead and Mercury, according to the                          reactivity series is:

(A) Tin>Lead>Copper>Mercury 

(B) Lead>Copper>Mercury>Tin

(C) Copper>Mercury>Tin>Lead

(D) Mercury>Tin>Lead>Copper

Option – (a)

Q 12.: Which is the least conductor of heat

(A) Lead

(B) Gold

(C) Platinum

(D) Silver

Option – (a)

Q 13.: Which oxide is neutral ?

(A) H2O

(B) NO2

(C) MgO

(D) None of these

Option – (a)

Q 14.: Metal have________________ no. of electrons in their outer most shell

(A) 1 to 3

(B) 1 to 8

(C) 7 to 9

(D) 10 to 12

Option – (a)

Q 15.: An alloy is 

(A) A mixture

(B) A metalloid

(C) An element

(D) An isomer

Option – (a)

Q 16.: Which non-metal is the best conductor of electricity

(A) 

(B) 

(C) 

(D) 

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