# Physical Science Grade 1 Vocabulary Review - Magnets

1/28/2019 10:33:50 AM
What is a magnet?
• an object that attracts some metal objects
• an object that attracts all metal objects
• an object that attracts all objects
• an object that attracts plastic objects
What does attract mean?
• to touch something
• to pull something closer
• to move something far away
• to eat something
What is iron?
• a kind of metal
• a kind of paper
• a kind of weather
• a kind of plastic
What does repel mean?
• move toward something
• touch something
• hit something
• push away from something
What is a pole?
• colors on a magnet
• sizes of a magnet
• part of the magnet where the attraction is the strongest
• shapes on a magnet
A magnet is near a metal object. Will the magnet attract the object?
• Yes, magnets attract all objects.
• Yes, if the object is made of iron.
• No, magnets never attract metal objects.
• No, magnets need to be touching an object to attract it.
Susan is testing different objects to see if they are attracted by a magnet. Which objects will her magnet attract? Check all that are true.
• a copper penny
• an iron nail
• a plastic key
• a silver necklace
Dalia’s two magnets are NOT attracting each other. Which of the following might be the reason? Check all that are true.
• The north and south poles are facing each other.
• The north poles of both magnets are facing each other.
• The south poles of both magnets are facing each other.
• The south and north poles are facing each other.
A magnet always has two __________.
• shapes
• sizes
• poles
• colors

Would these magnets attract each other or repel each other?

• They would attract each other because the same poles are facing each other.
• They would attract each other because the opposite poles are facing each other.
• They would repel each other because the same poles are facing each other.
• They would repel each other because the opposite poles are facing each other.