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Question 1 of 9
The word "atom" comes from the Greek word "atomos," meaning:
Question 2 of 9
True or false: Atoms are the smallest possible parts of an element that "is" that element.
Question 3 of 9
Which of the following subatomic particles is never found in the nucleus of an atom?
Question 4 of 9
How do you figure out the charge of a charged particle, or ion?
Question 5 of 9
How are molecules formed out of atoms?
Question 6 of 9
Which of the following is NOT the name of a molecular bond?
Question 7 of 9
True or false: Nuclear energy is created through splitting molecules.
Question 8 of 9
Which of the following is a hazard of using nuclear energy as a power source?
Question 9 of 9