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.
a measure of how tightly packed matter is; the amount of mass contained in a given voume
Buoyancy- an 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- stuff that dissolves in water
Magnetism- attracts a magnet
States of Matter- any of the forms of matter can exist in
Melting Point- the temp. at which a solid changes to a liquid
Boiling Point- the temp. at which a liquid changes state into a gas
Freezing Point- the temp. at which a liquid changes back into a solid