Sentence completion

Foundation tier papers may include questions in which you have to complete a sentence. Some of these questions include words to choose from in a box. You do not have to use all the words - some of them will be wrong.

These questions have been written by Bitesize consultants as suggestions to the types of questions that may appear in an exam paper.

Sample question 1 - Foundation

Question

Use words from the list to complete the sentences. [2 marks]

  • Hard
  • Low
  • High
  • Soft

Group 1 elements have ______ melting points.

Group 1 elements are ______ metals.

Group 1 elements have low melting points. [1]

Group 1 elements are soft metals. [1]

Sample question 2 - Foundation

Question

Use words and numbers from the list to complete the sentences. [4 marks]

  • +1
  • 0
  • Electrons
  • Neutrons
  • -1
  • Nucleus

Atoms are made up of sub-atomic particles. Protons are in the ______ of an atom. Their relative charge is ______. The particles that move around outside the nucleus are called ______. Their relative charge is ______.

Atoms are made up of sub-atomic particles. Protons are in the nucleus [1] of an atom. Their relative charge is +1 [1]. The particles that move around outside the nucleus are called electrons [1]. Their relative charge is -1 [1].