PhysSci1: Matter, Mass, and Weight Reading Questions
 1. Everything is made up ofA) rockB) cellsC) energyD) matter2. Mass is the amount of matter inA) a living thingB) spaceC) waterD) an object3. Weight is different from mass because weight depends on theA) energy of the sunB) force moving an objectC) rotation of the EarthD) force of gravity4. An object on the moon wouldA) weigh less than on the EarthB) weigh more than nay other object on EarthC) weigh the same as on the EarthD) weigh more than on the Earth5. The volume of an object representsA) how much space it takes upB) the amount of matter in an objectC) how much energy is in an objectD) the weight of an object6. Objects with more density than water willA) cause water to freezeB) sink in waterC) 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 second cubeB) the third cubeC) the fourth cubeD) the first cube8. Which scientific tool is used to measure mass?A) balance scaleB) microscopeC) hand lensD) graduated cylinder9. What does the word "matter" mean in paragraph 1?A) the amount of matter in an objectB) the amount of space an object takes upC) anything that has mass and takes up spaceD) the weight of an object10. What does the word "mass" mean in paragraph 1A) the amount of space an object takes upB) the amount of matter in a given volumeC) the size of an objectD) the amount of matter in an object11. The word "weight" in paragraph 2 means -A) the relative size of an objectB) the measure of the amount of gravity acting on the mass of an objectC) the amount of matter in a given volumeD) the amount of space an object takes up12. What does the word "volume" mean in paragraph 3?A) the weight of an objectB) the amount of space an object takes upC) the color of an objectD) the amount of matter in an object13. The word "density" refers to -A) the amount of space an object takes upB) the amount of matter in an objectC) the measure of the amount of gravity acting on the mass of an objectD) whether an object will sink or float14. The word "solubility" in paragraph 3 means -A) the ability of a substance to dissolve in a liquidB) the amount of space an object takes upC) the measure of the amount of gravity acting on the mass of an objectD) the relative size of an object
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