12 terms

Matter and States of Matter

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Solids
definite shape and definite volume
Liquids
definite volume but no definite shape
Gas
no definite volume and shape or indefinite volume and shape
Plasma
a super heated gas-like state consisting of ions
Mass
measurement of the amount of particles in an object
Grams
metric unit used to measure mass
Volume
amount of space that matter takes up
Matter
anything that has mass and takes up space
4 Phases of Matter
solid , liquid, gas and plasma
Density
the mass of the object divided by the volume of the object
Crystalline Solid
has particles in strict geometric patterns of rows and columns
Amorphous Solid
has particles that are not in a strict geometric pattern of rows and patterns