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Flashcards in E1 Matter Deck (20):
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Matter

It takes up space

2

Mass

A measure of the amount of matter in a object

3

Volume

A measure of how much space an object takes up.The
loudness or softness of a sound

4

Weight

The force of gravity between Earth and an object

5

Density

A measure of how tightly packed the matter in an objects
is

6

Conduct

The passing of heat through a material while the material
itself stays in place

7

Insulate

To prevent heat from passingthrough

8

Scientific measurement

A scientist measures mass in order to determine amount
of matter in a object.

9

Balances

Are used to measure mass in metric units of grams and kilograms(not pounds and ounces)

10

Kilograms

The unit you use to measure mass

11

Fluid(Noun):

A substance that continually flows under sheer stressje

12

Resist

To withstand action or effect

13

Displace

To remove from the usual or proper place

14

Principle

A law or fact of nature that explains how something works or why somethings happens

15

Submerge

To make(someone or something)go under the surface of water or some other liquid

16

Neutral

A state in which power is equal;not positive or negitive

17

Hover

To be in an undecided or uncertain state to remain floating over a place object

18

Mold(verb)

To press into shape

19

Hull

The frame or body of a ship flying boat,or airship

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Cavity

A hollow place