2016 Chem 13 News and Avogadro Exams

Do you have a 75-minute period to challenge your students chemically? Give them the experience of writing the Chem 13 News Exam or Avogadro Exam! Both exams have 40 multiple-choice questions. For more information and to check out past exams with answers, visit the Department of Chemistry website at the University of Waterloo.

Chem 13 News Exam will be written on Thursday, May 12, 2016, and is designed for senior high school chemistry students in their second year.

Avogadro Exam will be written on Thursday, May 19, 2016, and is designed for students in their first year high school chemistry course.

The deadline date for ordering these exams is Thursday, March 31, 2016.

Spaceship on prize tile for Avogadro Exam.

Metal rose on prize tile for Chem 13 News Exam.


In 2015 elemental tiles were given out to the top 200 ranked award winners in each exam.

Drawing of a heart.