Physical properties

By: Tanner Fromm

Conductor

A substance or medium that conducts heat, light, sound, or especially an electric charge.

Density

A measure of the compactness of a substance, expressed as its mass per unit volume. It is measured in kilograms per cubic metre or pounds per cubic foot.

Mass

A collection of incoherent particles, or parts, regarded as forming one body.

Insulator

A material of such low conductivity that the flow of current heat waves through its negligible.

Magnetism

The science dealing with magnetic phenomena.

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