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Matter:
Anything that has mass and volume
General Properties:
Describe how all matter is the same
Mass:
Amount of matter in an object
Weight:
Measure of the force of attraction between objects due to gravity
Volume:
The amount of space and object takes up
Density:
How close together the particles in an object are
Difference between MASS and WEIGHT:
Mass can change when matter is added weight can change when an objects mass remains the same (GRAVITY!!!)
Volume=
Lengh x Width x Height
Physical Properties:
Characteristic that disinguishes one type of matter from another and can be observed without changing the identity of of the substance
Chemical Properties:
Property that describes how a substance changes into a new substance
Physical Properties vs. Chemical Properties:
All matter has all general properties Not all matter has ALL of the specific properties (This is how all matter is the same)
Examples of specific properties of matter:
color, odor,size, shape, texture, hardness
General properties of matter:
mass, weight, volume, density
What metric units are used to measure:
MASS:
VOLUME:
Mass = Grams (g)
Volume = Cubic Centimeters
General Properties:
Mass, Weight, Volume, Density