Matter is anything that takes up space and has mass. It can also be described as a physical substance that exists in various forms.
Matter: The Building Blocks of our World
mass: The amount of matter in an object. space: The area around an object or between two objects. states of matter: The physical state of a substance that is determined by its temperature and pressure.
Matter is made up of molecules, which are made up of atoms. Water is the most abundant substance on Earth. Diamonds are one of the hardest materials in the world and are made entirely of carbon atoms.
What are the three states of matter?
What are the properties of a solid?
What are the properties of a liquid?
What are the properties of a gas?
What is the smallest type of matter?
What is the most common state of matter on Earth?
What type of matter has no definite shape and volume?
What type of matter is made of only one type of atom?
Name an example of a physical change that matter can go through.
Name one way that you can tell matter has gone through a chemical change.