PhysSci1: Matter, Mass, and Weight Reading Questions
 1. Everything is made up ofA) rockB) matterC) energyD) cells2. Mass is the amount of matter inA) waterB) a living thingC) spaceD) an object3. Weight is different from mass because weight depends on theA) force moving an objectB) energy of the sunC) force of gravityD) rotation of the Earth4. An object on the moon wouldA) weigh more than on the EarthB) weigh the same as on the EarthC) weigh less than on the EarthD) weigh more than nay other object on Earth5. The volume of an object representsA) how much energy is in an objectB) how much space it takes upC) the amount of matter in an objectD) the weight of an object6. Objects with more density than water willA) sink in waterB) continuously rise and fall in waterC) float in waterD) cause water to freeze7. 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 first cubeB) the second cubeC) the third cubeD) the fourth cube8. Which scientific tool is used to measure mass?A) microscopeB) balance scaleC) hand lensD) graduated cylinder9. What does the word "matter" mean in paragraph 1?A) the amount of space an object takes upB) the amount of matter in an objectC) the weight of an objectD) anything that has mass and takes up space10. What does the word "mass" mean in paragraph 1A) the amount of space an object takes upB) the amount of matter in an objectC) the size of an objectD) the amount of matter in a given volume11. The word "weight" in paragraph 2 means -A) the amount of matter in a given volumeB) the measure of the amount of gravity acting on the mass of an objectC) the amount of space an object takes upD) the relative size of an object12. What does the word "volume" mean in paragraph 3?A) the amount of matter in an objectB) the amount of space an object takes upC) the color of an objectD) the weight of an object13. The word "density" refers to -A) the amount of space an object takes upB) the amount of matter in an objectC) whether an object will sink or floatD) the measure of the amount of gravity acting on the mass of an object14. The word "solubility" in paragraph 3 means -A) the ability of a substance to dissolve in a liquidB) the measure of the amount of gravity acting on the mass of an objectC) the relative size of an objectD) the amount of space an object takes up
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