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 object.

Density: a measure of how tightly packed matters 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

States 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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