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Matter and Its Properties


anything that has mass and takes up space


the amount of matter in an object


the amount of space matter takes up


the measure of how closely packed matter is in an object

state of matter

one of three forms that matter can exist in (solid, liquid, or gas)


the state of matter that has definite shape and volume


the state of matter that has definite volume but not shape


the state of matter that does not have definite shape of volume


a blending of two or more types of matter that are not chemically combined


a uniform mixture of two or more substances (in a single state of matter)


DISSOLVE-ABILITY The measure of how much of a material will dissolve in another material


a kind a kind of mixture in which particles of one ingredient are FLOATING in another ingredient

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