Quiz: Everyday Science: Lead Quiz
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Everyday Science: Lead Quiz
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About This Quiz

Although we've understood the usefulness of lead since ancient times, it's taken us until recently to fully understand the danger lead poses to our health. What else should we know about this metal?

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What is the symbol for lead on the periodic table of the elements?
P
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When lead enters your system, you body treats it as if it were:
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Why is lead effective at absorbing radiation?
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What process removes the impurities of lead?
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When was leaded gas banned in the United States?
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Lead exposure can lead to which of the following?
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Which of the following is a treatment of lead poisoning that is reserved for extreme cases?
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