PROPERTIES OF MATTER

MAGNETISM

magnetism-attracted to a magnet

SOLUBILITY!

solubility- can dissolve in water

MASS!

mass-the amount of matter in an object

VOLUME!

volume-the amount of space an object takes up

WEIGHT!

weight-(on Earth) a measure of the force of gravity between Earth and an object

DENSITY!

density- a measure of how tightly packed matter is; the amount of mass contained

BUOYANCY!

buoyancy-the upward push on an object by the liquid the object is placed in

CONDUCT!

conduct-allow heat or electricity to flow through readily

INSULATE!

insulate-not allow heat or electricity to flow through readily

STATE OF MATTER!

state of matter-any of the forms matter can exist in

MELTING POINT!

melting point-the temperature at which a solid changes state into a liquid

BOILING POINT!

boiling point-the temperature at which a liquid changes state into a gas

FREEZING POINT!

freezing point-the temperature at which a liquid changes state into a solid

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