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A state of matter with a definite volume and shape. Solid molecules are tightly packed and stay in a fixed position.
A state of matter which maintains a fixed volume but adapts to the shape of its container. Liquid molecules are close together but are able to move around.
A state of matter which expands to occupy whatever volume is available.
Anything that has mass and takes up space.
The amount of matter in a substance.
The amount of space that matter takes up
Scale or Balance
This tool is used to measure mass.
An object's ability to float
Measuring how much space matter occupies by using a graduated cylinder