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the smallest component of an element atom
Dense, positively charged mass at the center of an atom. nucleus
Positively charged subatomic particle found in the nucleus. proton
Neutral subatomic particle found in the nucleus. neutron
Negatively charged subatomic particle found outside the nucleus. electron
The sum of the protons and neutrons in the nucleus of an atom. mass number
This number identifies the element and is equal to the number of protons found in the nucleus. atomic number
An atom with a charge (unequal number of protons and electrons) ion
Versions of the same element with different numbers of neutrons. isotopes
The possible energies that an electron in an atom can have. energy levels
The weighted average mass of all of an element's isotopes' mass numbers (usually a decimal). atomic weight
A visual model showing the most likely locations for the electrons in an atom. electron cloud
The arrangement of electrons around the nucleus of an atom. electron configuration
When all of the electrons in an atom have their lowest possible energies. ground state
the property of a body that causes it to have weight mass
the property of something that is great in magnitude volume
a stable particle with positive charge proton
an elementary particle with negative charge electron
of or relating to constituents of the atom or forces within the atom subatomic
(nontechnical usage) a tiny piece of anything particle

Atomic Structure Crossword Puzzle

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The smallest unit of an element that maintains the properties of that element. Atom
A subatomic particle that has no change and that is found in the nucleus of an atom. neutron
A region around the nucleus of an atom whose electrons are likely to be found. electron cloud
A unit of mass that describes the mass of an atom or molecule. atomic mass unit
An atom's central region, which is made up of protons and neutrons. nucleus
An atom that has the same number of protons/atomic number as other atoms of the same element do but that has a different number of neutrons/atomic mass. isotope
The mass of an atomn expressed in atomic mass units. atomic mass
A subatomic particle that has a positive charge and that is found in the nucleus of an atom. proton
A subatomic particle that has a negative charge. electron
The sum of the number of protons and neutrons in the nucleus of an atom. mass number
The number of protons in the nucleus of an atom; the atom's number is the same for all atoms of an element. atomic number
Plays in radioactive atoms that changes a neutron to a proton or electron. weak force
A type of physical that occurs between electrically charged particles. electromagnetic force
The force that holds particles together in the atomic nucleus. strong force
A force that attracts any objects with mass. gravitational force

Atoms and elements Cross word

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The negatively charged particle in the electron cloud. Electron
A particle in the nucleus that is positively charged Proton
A particle in the nucleus with a neutral, or no charge Neutron
A tiny, dense positively charged region in the center of an Atom Nucleus
Particles, like protons, neutrons, and electrons that are smaller than atoms Subatomic particles
Regions inside the Atom where electrons are likely to be found. This model developed by Schrodinger, is called Quantum Theory Electron Cloud
The number of protons in an element Atomic Number
The average of the masses the neutrally occurring isotopes in element Atomic mass
The arrangement of elements on a table based on their atomic number Periodic table
A column on the periodic table, also called a family containing elements with the same number of Valence electrons Chemical group
one of a hundred or so pure substances that cannot be broken down into simpler substances Element

Periodic Table Puzzle Crossword

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What are positively charged particles of the atom? protons
What are negatively charged particles of an atom? electrons
What particle of anatom has no charge? neutrons
Where are protons found? nucleus
Where are electrons found? electron clouds
An _______ is an atom that has the same number of protons but a different number of neutrons as other atoms of the same element. isotope
The ____ ______ is the total number of protons and neutrons. mass number
What detrmines the identity of an atom? atomic number
What is an average of the masses of all naturally occuring isotopes of an element? Atomic mass
The electrons in the outermost energy level of an atom are called _______ _________. valence electrons
Alkali Metals only have ___ valence electron? one
Valence electrons determine the _____ of which an element si placed. group
Lithium is a? alkali metal
Is Flourine a metal or nonmetal? nonmetal
A ______ loses an electron and becomes positively charged. cation
A _____ gains an electron and becomes negatively charged. anion
A row of elements is called a ______. period
What are charged particles that form during chemical changes? ions
What is it called when 2 atoms of nonmetals bond? covalent bonding
What is it called when a metal reacts with a nonmetal? ionic compounds

Atomic Structure Word Search

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orbital
energy levels
plum pudding
aristotle
democritus
ion
isotopes
subatomic
nucleus
element
bohr
positive
negative
rutherford
electron cloud
thomson
dalton
atomic mass
electrons
atomic number
neutrons
protons
atoms

8th Grade Science Crossword

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Description

Number of protons in the nucleus of an atom atomic number
A stable subatomic particle electron
A cloudlike group of electrons electroncloud
A substance consisting of atoms which all have the same number of protons element
The time required for a quantity to reduce to half its initial value halflife
Any one of various forms in which the atoms of a chemical element can occur isotope
The total number of protons and neutrons in a nucleus massnumber
A subatomic particle of about the same mass as a proton but without an electric charge neutron
A very small particle of matter that is part of the nucleus of an atom and that has a positive electrical charge Proton
A solid material that is typically hard, shiny, malleable, fusible, and ductile, with good electrical and thermal conductivity metal
An element or substance that is not a metal nonmetal
A nonmetal that can combine with a metal to form an alloy metalloid
The smallest particle of a substance that can exist by itself or be combined with other atoms to form a molecule atom

Atomic Structure and the Periodic Table Crossword

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The "outer energy shell" of and atom valence
Electrons are "shared" in this type of bond. covalent
Electrons are "stolen" in this type of bond. Ionic
The smallest unit of matter with all the properties of that substance. atom
This matches the number of protons in an atom. atomicnumber
A neutron has a ___________________ charge. neutral
"Like" electric charges ____________________ each other. repel
A combination of one or more atoms. molecule
The location around the nucleus where electrons orbit. electroncloud
A charged particle. ion
A "Family" of elements that do not typically react with other elements. Noblegases
The "Family" of elements that are very reactive. halogens
Characteristics that are measurable or observable are called physical _____________. properties
Subtract the atomic number from the atomic mass to find the number of _________________. neutrons
Electrons have a ______________________ charge. negative
Protons have a _________________________ charge. positive
An abreviated way to name an element. Chemicalsymbol
Other than hydrogen and helium, the number of electrons needed to fill the valence shell. eight
The center of an atom where the protons and neutrons are located. nucleus
An element that can have a variable number of neutrons in its nucleus. isotope
Atoms with full outer energy shells are known to be _______________. stable
A group of elements with similar properties are known as a _________________. family
Reactivity is a ______________________ property. chemical
The elements are organized into this grid. periodictable
When elements react they form new _____________________. substances
This element is found in all organic matter and has four valence electrons. carbon
NaCl is the ___________________________ for salt. chemicalformula
Each ___________________ on the periodic table represents the number of valence electrons in an element. column
Each __________ on the Periodic Table represents the number of "energy levels" an element has. row
The "electronic connections" between elements in a molecule. bonds

Atomic Theory History and Vocab. Review Crossword

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Who created the Atomic Theory in 1803? Dalton
Who created a model of atoms that includes electrons orbiting a small nucleus in 1913? Bohr
Who used to cathode ray tube to discover the presence of electrons in 1898? Thomson
Who performed the gold foil experiment in 1909, which lead to the conclusion that atoms are mostly empty space? Rutherford
A unit of matter, the smallest unit of an element, having all the characteristics of that element. Atom
The positively charged central region of an atom, composed of protons and neutrons and containing almost all of the mass of the atom. Nucleus
A subatomic particle with a positive electrical charge, forming part of the nucleus of an atom. Proton
A subatomic particle with a neutral electrical charge, forming part of the nucleus of an atom. Neutron
A subatomic particle with a negative electrical charge, found outside the nucleus of an atom. Electron
The number of protons in the nucleus of an atom of an element. Atomic Number
An abundance-weighted average of the masses of all the isotopes of an element. average atomic mass
The total number of protons and neutrons in the nucleus of an atom. mass number
Any of the several different forms of an element each having different mass numbers. Isotope

Atom Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Who first suggested the existence of the atom Democritus
He found that the rays were attracted by positively charged metal plates but repelled by negatively charged ones. Thomson
He did not confirm Thomson's model: used gold foil in experiment. Rutherford
Electrons ---------------- the positively charged nucleus. orbit
His model postulated the existence of energy levels or shells of electrons. Bohr
Believed all matter was made from fire, water, air earth. Aristotle
Sub-atomic particles found in protons and neutrons. quarks
The number of protons and neutrons in an element is -------. equal
These sub particles are positive. protons
The sub particles are negatively charged. electrons
On an atomic model electrons are noted on an electron ----------- cloud
Protons plus neutrons equal ---------- --------- atomic mass
The center of an atom is called the ---------. nucleus
The number of electrons is the same as an atom's -------- ----------- atomic number
To find the number of neutrons in an atom, you ------- the number of protons from the atomic mass number for the element. subtract
Atomic mass is usually a ------ number decimal
Matter -------- ------- be created or destroyed. cannot
Isotopes have the same number of protons but a --------- number of neutrons. different
Only ----- electrons can be in the inner most orbit. two
Each element has its own -------- properties
This microscope can be used to see an atom STM
The ------- -------- shows the organization of all known elements Periodic Table
You find the ---------- atomic mass of isotopes to determine atomic weight o that element average
The symbol for gold is Au
The symbol for hydrogen is ----- H
Calcium has --------- protons. twenty

Intro to Chemistry Crossword

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Description

Creator of the Periodic Table Dmitrimendeleev
When two or more compounds are joined together. mixture
Diagram of Elements Periodictable
Rows on the Periodic Table period
Number of Protons in an Element Atomicnumber
Chemistry that relates to non carbon compounds. inorganicchemistry
A substance with just one type of atom. element
The place where Protons and Neutrons are housed nucleus
Group 18. These elements do not mix well with others. nobelgases
How quick it is to join up with other elements. reactive
A type of mixture that you cannot pick apart. A solution. Homogeneous
A type of mixture that you can pick apart. Heterogeneous
A negatively charged particle. electron
Element with 2 protons. helium
positively charged particle. proton.
A type of chemistry that involves carbon based life forms. Organicchemistry
A particle that has no charge. Neutron
When two elements bond together. Compound
Electrons are located around the nucleus in an electron what? cloud
The point at which a solid turns to a liquid. meltingpoint
Point at which a liquid is turned into a gas. boilingpoint
Same number of protons different number of neutrons. isotope
Al things that have mass and volume. matter
The lightest element known hydrogen

Atoms Crossword

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Description

dense, positively charged mass in the center of an atom. Nucleus
Positively charged subatomic particle found in the nucleus Proton
Neutral subatomic particle found in the nucleus. Neutron
number of protons in the nucleus of an atom. Atomic number
sum of the protons and neutrons in the nucleus of an atom. Mass number
atoms of the same element having different numbers of neutrons. Isotope
possible energies that electrons in an atom can have. Energy levels
Term for an atom whose electrons have the lowest possible energies Ground state
Region of space where an electron is likely to be found. Orbital
Visual model of the most likely locations for electrons in an atom. Electron cloud
atoms that have the ability to spontaneously and continuously decay. Radioactive
Arrangement of atoms by increasing atomic number. Periodic table
Groups of atoms. Molecule
Substances that cannot be broken down unto any other substances. Element
Pure substances that are produced when elements combine. Compound
An atom or molecule which has lost or gained one or more electrons, giving it a positive or negative electrical charge. Ions
The science of the composition, structure, properties, and reactions of matter, especially of atomic and molecular systems. Chemistry
Breaking down or breaking apart. Decay
negatively charged subatomic particle which orbits outside of the nucleus. Electron
The smallest piece of an element that still represents that element. Atom