Properties of Matter
Mass - the amount of matter in an object.
volume - the amount of space an object takes up.
weight - ( on Earth ) a measure of the force of gravity between Earth and an object.
density- a measure of how tightly packed matter is; the amount of mass contained in a given volume.
buoyancy - the upward push on an object by the liquid ( or gas ) the object is placed in.
conduct - allow heat or electricity to flow through readily.
insulate - not allow heat or electricity to flow through readily.
solubility - dissolves in water.
magnetism - attracts a magnet.
state of matter - any of the forms matter can exist in.
melting point - the temperature at which solid changes state into a liquid.
boiling point- the temperature at which a liquid changes state into a gas.
freezing point- the temperature at which a liquid changes state into a solid.