Chapter 2 Science Vocab

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thermal conductivity

the ability to transfer heat from one area to another


physical form in which a substance exist such as liquid,solid or gas


the ability to be pounded into sheets


pull into wires


ability to dissolve


mass per unit volume


anything that has volume and mass


the amount of space that something occupies or the amount of space that something contains


the curve at a liquid's surface by which you measure the volume of a liquid


the amount of matter is made of


a force of attraction between objects that is due to their masses


a measure of the gravitational exerted on an object, usually by Earth


the SI unit of force


the tendency in all objects resist any change in motions

physical property

a property of matter that can be observes or measured without changing the identity of matter


the amount of matter in a given space, mass per unit volume

chemical property

a property of matter that describes a substance based on its ability to change into a new substance with different properties

physical change

a change that affects 1 or more physical properties of a substance; many physical changes are easy to undo

chemical change

a change that occurs when 1 or more substances are changing into entirely new substances with different properties, cannot be reversed using physical means

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