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1

what is the containment vessel called in which you submerge objects to find their volume

a eureka can

2

what is it called when a solid turns to a liquid

melting

3

what is it called when a liquid turns to a solid

freezing

4

what is it called when a liquid turns to a gas

boiling or evaporating

5

what is it called when a gas turns to a liquid

condensing

6

what is it called when a solid turns to a gas

sublimating

7

what is it called when a gas turns to a solid

sublimating

8

how d you work out the energy needed or released when a substances changes state

the mass x the specific latent heat

9

describe the relation between the pressure and volume of a gas

they are inversely proportional

10

what is the definition of pressure

it is the total force exerted by all of the particles in the gas on a unit area of the container wall.