PhysSci1: Matter, Mass, and Weight Reading Questions
 1. Everything is made up ofA) energyB) matterC) cellsD) rock2. Mass is the amount of matter inA) waterB) an objectC) spaceD) a living thing3. Weight is different from mass because weight depends on theA) rotation of the EarthB) energy of the sunC) force moving an objectD) force of gravity4. An object on the moon wouldA) weigh more than nay other object on EarthB) weigh more than on the EarthC) weigh less than on the EarthD) weigh the same as on the Earth5. The volume of an object representsA) how much space it takes upB) how much energy is in an objectC) the amount of matter in an objectD) the weight of an object6. Objects with more density than water willA) sink in waterB) cause water to freezeC) continuously rise and fall in waterD) float in water7. Sara has 4 cubes that all have the same volume. The first cube has a mass of 2 grams, the second cube has a mass of 5 grams, the third cube has a mass of 10 grams, and the fourth cube has a mass of 25 grams. Which cube has the greatest density?A) the fourth cubeB) the third cubeC) the second cubeD) the first cube8. Which scientific tool is used to measure mass?A) hand lensB) microscopeC) graduated cylinderD) balance scale9. What does the word "matter" mean in paragraph 1?A) the weight of an objectB) anything that has mass and takes up spaceC) the amount of space an object takes upD) the amount of matter in an object10. What does the word "mass" mean in paragraph 1A) the amount of matter in a given volumeB) the size of an objectC) the amount of space an object takes upD) the amount of matter in an object11. The word "weight" in paragraph 2 means -A) the relative size of an objectB) the amount of space an object takes upC) the measure of the amount of gravity acting on the mass of an objectD) the amount of matter in a given volume12. What does the word "volume" mean in paragraph 3?A) the amount of matter in an objectB) the weight of an objectC) the color of an objectD) the amount of space an object takes up13. The word "density" refers to -A) the amount of matter in an objectB) the measure of the amount of gravity acting on the mass of an objectC) the amount of space an object takes upD) whether an object will sink or float14. The word "solubility" in paragraph 3 means -A) the measure of the amount of gravity acting on the mass of an objectB) the ability of a substance to dissolve in a liquidC) the amount of space an object takes upD) the relative size of an object
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