Science Chapter 3 Study Guide
There are three States of Matter- solids, liquids, and gases.
Solid- a state of matter that has its own shape and size.
Liquid- a state of matter that does not have its own shape. Liquids flow
and take the shape of a container.
Gas- a state of matter that spreads out to fill a space. A gas always fills a
closed container and comes out when you open the container.
Properties of matter-Color, shape, size, odor, and texture are
Mixture- a mixture is something made of two or more things.* Some
mixtures are hard to separate.
Separate- You can take apart, or separate, a mixture.
Volume- the amount of space a liquid takes up.
Mass-the amount of matter in an object.
Dissolves- mixes completely with water.
Matter can change from one state to another.
Matter is made of parts too small to see with only your eyes.
Magnify- a tool that can make objects look larger.