Sentence completion and line matching

Foundation tier papers may include questions in which you have to complete a sentence, or draw lines to match correct options. These questions will include distractors, which are incorrect choices.

Make sure you only use words from the given list. When you answer a line matching question, use straight lines rather than complex wavy lines. Do not draw more lines than necessary to answer the question.

Edexcel questions courtesy of Pearson Education Ltd.

Sample question 1 - Foundation


A student is given some solid wax.

Use words from the list to name two pieces of equipment that the student should use to convert the solid wax into a liquid. [2 marks]

  • Bunsen burner
  • Burette
  • Test tube
  • Pipette
  • Filter funnel

Bunsen burner [1]

Test tube [1]

Sample question 2 - Foundation


There are three states of matter - solid, liquid and gas. The diagrams show the arrangement of particles in different states.

Draw one line from each state to the correct diagram. [2 marks]

'Solid' and 'Liquid' written in boxes on the left and diagrams of three states of matter on the right.
Line drawn between the 'solid' and 'liquid' text boxes and the diagrams of their atom state.