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1

Name the three states of matter

Solid
Liquid
Gas

2

What are the features of a solid

Fixed volume and shape cannot be compressed because their particles are close together. The particles vibrate around a fixed position. Very low energy

3

What are the features of liquids

Close particles, randomly arranged. The particles can move around each other and have medium energy

4

What are the features of a gas

Particles are far apart and randomly arranged. Move quickly and freely in all directions. The particles have the highest energy

5

Melting

Solid -> liquid

6

Boiling

Liquid -> gas

7

Condensation

Gas -> liquid

8

Freezing

Liquid -> solid

9

Sublimation

Solid -> gas

10

Deposition

Gas -> solid