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It's a collection of particles that occupies a definite volume but can take any shape.
If you increase the amount of heat under a container with boiling water, what will happen?
Which of these household appliances changes matter from one state to another?
refrigerator.
If you increase the amount of heat under a container of water, what will happen?
The water will boil faster.
How might you describe a gallon of water?
It's a collection of particles that occupies a definite volume but can take any shape.
Are atoms unbreakable?
No, but they are very hard to break up.
What happens when you freeze water?
It forms a solid.
What can you say about the physical properties of a glass of milk taken from a gallon container compared to the physical properties of the milk poured into a cup?
Only the volumes are different. It is still milk.
The tiny particles that make up matter are called:
atoms.
Which is an example of a physical change?
water boiling. (It begins to turn into a gas)
The particles in solids are:
close together.
Matter is made up of atoms. About how small are atoms?
Too small to see even under a microscope.
Give me an example of a liquid?
rain.
If you cut a piece of paper in half, what are you changing about the paper?
It's size.