Exam 1 Study Guide

Exam 1 Study Guide - Exam 1 Study Guide Chemistry: studies...

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Exam 1 Study Guide Chemistry: studies the properties and behavior of matter Matter: the physical material of the universe, anything that has mass and occupies space Property: characteristic that allows us to recognize a particular type of matter and to distinguish it from other types Element: what properties contain, each have unique kind of atom Atoms: small blocks of matter, can combine to form molecules States of Matter Gas, Liquid, Solid o Gas No fixed volume or shape Conforms the volume or shape of its container Molecules are far apart Moving at high speed Colliding with each other and with the wall of the container o Liquid Distinct volume No specific shape, assumes shape of portion of container it occupies Molecules are packed more closely together Move rapidly, slide over each other o Solid Definite shape Definite volume Molecules held tightly together Fixed positions
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