Properties Of Matter

Mass- the amount of matter in an object.

Magnetism- attracts a magnet.

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 a 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.

Soluble- dissolves in water.

State of matter any of the forms matter can exist in.

melting point- the temperature at which a 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.

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