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What is a physical property?

A characteristic of a substance that describes it's appearance or behaviour under normal circumstances.

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What is a characteristic of a substance that describes it's appearance or behaviour under normal circumstances?

Physical Property

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What is the boiling point or condensation point?

The temperature of boiling or condensing.

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What is the temperature of boiling or condensing?

Boiling Point or Condensation Point

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What is the melting point or freezing point?

The temperature of melting or freezing.

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What is the temperature of melting or freezing?

Melting Point or Freezing Point

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What is malleability?

The ability to be rolled into thin sheets. If you can smash it without breaking it.

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What is the ability to be rolled into thin sheets?

Malleability

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What is the opposite of malleable?

Brittle

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What is ductility?

The ability to be stretched into long wires without breaking it.

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What is the ability to be stretched into long wires?

Ductility

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What is colour (chemistry)?

Literally the colour, like this is literally the easiest thing that you will ever need to know for science so you better not mess it up.

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What is the state?

Whether a substance is a solid, liquid or gas.

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What is solubility?

The ability to dissolve.

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What is the ability to dissolve?

Solubility

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What is crystal formation?

The ability to form crystals.

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What is the ability to form crystals?

Crystal Formation

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What is conductivity?

The ability to conduct heat or electricity.

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What is the ability to conduct heat or electricity?

Conductivity

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What is a physical change?

A change in state, shape or size. (3 S's)

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What is a change in state, shape or size?

Physical Change

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What is a chemical property?

A characteristic behavior that occurs when a substance changes to a new substance.

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What is a characteristic behavior that occurs when a substance changes to a new substance?

Chemical Property

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What is the ability to burn?

If it can combust or not?

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What property if something being able to combust or not?

Ability to Burn

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What is the flash point?

The lowest temperature at which a flammable liquid will ignite.

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What is the lowest temperature at which a flammable liquid will ignite?

Flash Point

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What is the behaviour in air?

The tendency to degrade, react or tarnish in air?

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What is the tendency to degrade, react or tarnish in air?

Behaviour in Air

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What is reaction with water?

Tendency to corrode or dissolve in water.

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What is the tendency to corrode or dissolve in water?

Reaction with Water

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What is reaction to heating?

Tendency to melt or decompose.

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What is the tendency to melt or decompose?

Reaction to Heating

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What is a chemical change?

A change into a different substance with different properties.

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What is a change into a different substance with different properties?

Chemical Change

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What are the clues that a chemical change has occurred?

-Odour is Produced
-Change of Colour
-Heat or Light is Given Off
-Formation of a Precipitate
-Bubbles Form
-Difficult to Reverse

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Is the ability to burn a chemical or physical property?

Chemical

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Is the boiling/condensing point a chemical or physical property?

Physical

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Is the flash point a chemical or physical property?

Chemical

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Is the melting/freezing point a chemical or physical property?

Physical

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Is malleability a chemical or physical property?

Physical

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Is ductility a chemical or physical property?

Physical

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Is behaviour in air a chemical or physical property?

Chemical

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Is colour a chemical or physical property?

Physical

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Is the state a chemical or physical property?

Physical

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Is reaction with water a chemical or physical property?

Chemical

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Is solubility a chemical or physical property?

Physical

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Is reaction to heating a chemical or physical property?

Chemical

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Is crystal formation a chemical or physical property?

Physical

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Is conductivity a chemical or physical property?

Physical