Science Quiz / MSE Vocab

Random Science or Vocabulary Quiz

Can you name the MSE Vocab?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Challenge
Share
Tweet
Embed
Score 0/46 Timer 10:00
DefinitionTerm
A nondirectional primary bond resulting from electrostatic attraction.
A convenient repeat unit of a space lattice
In the band theory, local energy levels near the conduction band that lie within the band gap.
The first sage in the removal of the effects of cold working when a cold-worked meal is slowly heated.
A positive charge carrier with a charge of 1.60 x 10-19 C.
A measure of the ease of electron current to pass through a unit volume of material.
A measure of the resistance of a material to permanent deformation.
A planar defect where the structure is a mirror image across the twin plane
A unit cell with atomic packing where each atom has 12 nearest neighbors. The stacking sequence of close-packed layers is ABCABCABCABC.
A mixture of two or more metals or a metal (ketals) and a nonmetal (nonmetals).
A unit cell with atomic packing where each atom has 12 nearest neighbors. The stacking sequence of close-packed layers is ABABABAB.
The measure of the difficulty of electric current to pass through a volume of material.
Materials consisting of compounds of metals and nonmetals which are usually hard and brittle.
Permanent deformation of metals and alloys below the temperature at which a strain-free microstructure is produced continuously.
The electric current per unit area.
A regular three-dimensional pattern of atoms or ions in space.
Materials which are characterized by high thermal and electrical conductivity.
A combination of a slip plane and a slip direction.
An ion with a negative charge.
Grains which are approximately equal in all directions
The volume of atoms in a selected unit cell divided by the volume of the unit cell.
Line markings on the surface of a metal due to slip caused by permanent deformation.
A material whose electrical conductivity is approximately midway between the values for conductors and insulators.
DefinitionTerm
A single crystal in a polycrystalline aggregate.
The measure of the difficulty of electric current to pass through a unit volume of material.
A primary bond resulting from the sharing of delocalized electrons.
A crystalline structure which contains many grains.
Materials consisting of long molecular chains or networks of low-weight elements such as carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, and nitrogen.
A directional primary bond resulting from the sharing of electrons.
A semiconducting material which is essentially pure and for which the energy gap is small enough to be surmounted by thermal excitation.
The unfilled energy levels into which elecrons can be excited to become conduction electrons.
The process whereby a cold-worked metal is heated to a sufficiently high temperature for a long enough time to form a new strain-free grain structure.
A semiconductor that has been doped with an impurity element to increase its conductivity.
In the band theory, local energy levels near the valence band that lie within the band gap.
A crystalline imperfection in which a lattice distortion is centered around a line.
The time rate passage of charge through material.
A material with a low electrical conductivity.
A negative charge carrier with a charge of 1.60 x 10-19 C.
The energy band containing the valence electrons.
An alloy of two or more metals or a metal(s) and a nonmetal(s) which is a single-phase atomic mixture.
A material with high electrical conductivity.
An ion with a positive charge.
Electrons in the outermost shells which are most often involved in bonding.
The process of atoms moving over each other during the permanent deformation of a metal
A unit cell with an atomic packing arrangement in which one atom is in contact with eight identical atoms located at the corners of an imaginary cube.
A surface imperfection which separate crystals of different orientations in a polycrystalline aggregate.

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
OR
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras

Top Quizzes Today


Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.