attracted to water
repealed by water
the amount of energy needed to raise a substance's temperature 1 degree.
Specific heat capacity
the amount of energy needed to raise 1 gram of a substance 1 degree Celsius
less dense than liquid water,
the attraction between like substances
a measure of how difficult it is to break the surface of a liquid
the attraction of unlike substances
when adhesive and cohesive forces cause water to rise in narrow tubes
the amount of heat needed to change 1 gram of liquid to gas; Evaporative cooling
the thing that dissolves in a solution
the substance being dissolved.
water is the solvent
when no more solute will be dissolved by the solvent.
Super saturated solution
the solution holds more than it normally could.