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A single kind of matter that is pure and has a specific set of properties
A state of matter that has a definite shape and a definite volume.
A state of matter that has no definite shape but has a definite volume.
A form of matter that takes both the shape and volume of its container.
A physical property, such as mass, length, and volume, that is dependent upon the amount of substance present.
A property that does not depend on the amount of matter present, such as pressure, temperature, or density
A state of matter distinct from solid or liquid or gas and present in stars and fusion reactors.
A characteristic of a pure substance that can be observed without changing it into another substance
A property used to characterize materials in reactions that change their identity
A change in a substance that does not involve a change in the identity of the substance
A change that occurs when one or more substances change into entirely new substances with different properties.
Anything that has mass and takes up space
A material's ability to allow heat or electric charges to flow.
A liquid's resistance to flowing
The hardness of a metal and a measure of how easy it is to deform or remold a substance.
A solid that forms from a solution during a chemical reaction.
Phase of Matter
Solid, Liquid, Gas, or Plasma
Describes something that has identical properties or consistent throughout.
A pure substance made of only one kind of atom
A substance made up of atoms of two or more different elements joined by chemical bonds
A blend of two or more kinds of matter, each of which retains its own identity and properties
A mixture containing particles too small to be seen but large enough to scatter a light beam. (ex. milk, ketchup, etc.)
A homogeneous mixture of two or more substances.
even throughout and only in solutions
the temporary or reversible process in which a molecule or ion is broken down into smaller molecules or ions
Atom that has a positive or negative charge
two liquids that are soluble in each other
liquids that are NOT able to dissolve in one another.
A mixture of two or more metals.
Fe + Ni
(Iron + Nickel)
Cu + Zn
(Copper + Zinc)
Cu + Sn
(Copper + Tin)
A dissolved substance
Substance that does the dissolving
Capable of being dissolved.
not easily dissolved
Scattering of a light beam as it passes through a colloid
the smallest particle of matter
a structure with two or more atoms chemically bonded together
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