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anything that has mass and takes up space matter
A particle that contains more than one atom joined together molecule
the particular temperature for each substance at which it changes state from a solid to a liquid melting point
A physical combination of two or more substances that are blended together without forming new substances mixture
A particle in the space outside the nucleus of an atom that carries one unit of negative charge electron
A particle in the nucleus of an atome that has no electric charge. neutron
A particle in the nucleus of an atom that has one unit of positive electric charge proton
A mixture of substances that are blended so completely that they mixure looks the same everywhere. solution
The smallest unit of an element that retains the properties of that element atom
A measure of the amount of matter in an object mass
A pure substance that cannot be broken down into any other substances element
Any substance that is formed by the chemical combination of two or more elements and acts like a single substance compound
A measure of how much space an object takes up volume
One of the three forms that matter can take: solid, liquid, gas state
the force of gravity between earth and an object weight
a dense structrue inside the center of a cell nucleus
a measure of how tightly packed the matter in an object is density
the particular temperature for each substance at which it changes state from a liquid to a gas boiling point
the temperature at which a substance changes state from a liquid to a solid freezing point
a form of matter that has a definite shape and and takes up a definite amount of space solid
a form of matter that does not take up a definite amount of space and has no definite shape gas
a form of matter that takes up a definite amout of space but does not have a definite shape liquid
to pass heat through a material while the material stays in place conduct
to prevent heat from passing through insulate
how something smells odor
the measure of how long something is length
a change of matter in size, shape, or state without any change in identity physical change
a change of matter that occurs when atoms ling together in a new way, creating a new substance different from the original substance chemical change
a new substance produced by a chemical change product
an original substance at the beginning of a chemical reaction reactant

Mixtures and Solutions Crossword

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Description

The amount of matter in a solid, liquid, or gas. mass
The amount of matter in a given volume. density
Any solid, liquid, gas that has mass and can take up space. matter
When a solid, liquid, or gas changes state. statesofmatter
The amount of space an object can take up. volume
A physical combination of two or more substances that are blended together without forming a new substance. mixture
A mixture of substances that are blended so completely that the mixture looks the same everywhere. solution
The process of separating the parts of a mixture by evaporation or condensation. distillation
A substance that can attract and repel magneticattraction
It is when a particle leaves a liquid and turns into a gas evaporation
A substance that is dissolved by another substance to form a solution. solute
A substance that dissolves one or more other substances to form a solution. solvent
A change of matter in size, shape, or state without change in identity phsicalchange
The process of changing directly from a solid to gas without first becoming a liquid. sublimation
It is when a solid turns into a liquid. meltingpoint
The particular temperature for a substance at which it changes state from a liquid to a gas. boilingpoint
The maximum amount of substance that can be dissolved by another substance Solubility
It is when a liquid turns into a solid when temperature changes. FreezingPoint
The contraction of matter caused by a change in heat ThermalContraction
The expansion of matter caused by a change in heat. ThermalExpansion
A type of mixture in which the particles of one material are scattered through another and block the passage of light without settling out. Colliods
a measure on how gravity pulls on an object Weight
A substance that is formed by the chemical combination of two or more elements and that acts like a single substance. Compounds
A change in matter that occurs when atoms link together in a new way, creating a new substance different from the original substance. ChemicalChange
A solid formed by a chemical. Percipitate
A substance at the end of a chemical reaction of two substances. Products
The upward push of a liquid or gas on an object. Bouyancy
A pure substance that cannot be broken down into any simpler substance through chemical reactions. Element
The smallest unit of an element that retains the properties of that element. Atom
Any group of elements that conducts heat and electricity, has a shiny luster, and is flexible. Metal
A particle in the space outside the nucleus of an atom that carries one unit of negative charge. Eletron
A particle in a nucleus of an atom that has no net electric charge. Neutron
The center of an atom that has the most of its mass. Nucleus
A particle within the nucleus of an atom that carries one unit of positive electric charge. Proton
A particle that contains more than one atom joined together. Molecule
A solution of a metal and and at least one other solid which is often also a metal. Alloy

Matter and Energy Crossword

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Description

The amount of matter a substance contains Mass
The amount of space a substance takes up Volume
Any material that has mass and takes up space Substance
The ratio of mass to volume of an object; how tightly packed a substances particles are Density
matter that has a fixed shape and a fixed volume Solid
matter that has definite volume but no definite shape; takes the shape of its container liquid
matter that has no definite shape or volume; expands to fill its container gas
The gaseous state of a substance that is normally liquid or solid at room temperature vapor
a change in which only the appearance or form of matter changes and not its chemical properties physical change
a change in matter in which the arrangement of atoms are changed and an entirely new substance is formed chemical change
A composition of two or more substances that are not chemically combined with each other and are capable of being separated. mixture
any combination of substances that has uniform composition and properties; a mixture that is uniform throughout homogeneous
any combination of substances that does not have uniform composition and properties; a mixture of physically distinct substances with different properties heterogeneous
A mixture in which particles of one or more substances (the solute) are distributed uniformly throughout another substance (the solvent) solution
process of separating a mixture of a solid and a liquid filtration
process for separating two liquids based on the boiling points of both liquids distillation
A substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substances by chemical means element
A substance consisting of atoms or ions of two or more different elements in definite proportions joined by chemical bonds; cannot be physical separated compound

Matter Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

State of matter with a definite shape and a definite volume. solid
State of matter with an indefinite shape and a definite volume. liquid
State of matter that has an indefinite shape and an indefinite volume (example: air). gas
State of matter with an indefinite shape and indefinite volume (example: stars). plasma
Anything that has mass and volume. matter
The amount of space that something takes up. volume
The amount of matter in something. mass
Phase change from a solid to a liquid. melting
Phase change from a liquid to a gas. boiling
Phase change from a solid directly to a gas. Sublimation
Phase change from a gas to a liquid. Condensing
Phase change from a liquid to a solid. freezing
The building blocks of matter. atoms
The energy of motion is ______ energy. kinetic
To change from a solid to a liquid, add thermal _____. energy
Solids, liquids, gases, and plasmas are all ____/phases of matter. states
When heat is added to a substance, the particles move _________. faster
________ of matter are characteristics that describe matter. properties
Measure the volume of liquids from the bottom of their _____. meniscus
A ____ property can be observed or measured without changing the identity of the object. physical
A ____ property describes an object's ability to change into a new, different substance. chemical
An object's ability to burn. flammability
A comparison of the mass and volume of an object. density
A physical property describing an object's ability to flatten into a thin sheet. malleability
An object's ability to be drawn into a thin wire. ductility
The ability to dissolve into another substance. solubility
A liquid's resistance to flow. viscosity

Basic Chemistry Crossword

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Description

The study of matter chemistry
Occupies space and has mass Matter
Solid, liquid, gas State of matter
Pure substances consisting of only one kind of atom in each molecule. Element
Pure substances consisting of two or more atoms in each molecule Compound
Chart of elements organized according to their atomic structure Periodic table
The part of the atom containing the protons and neutrons Nucleus
Positive particle of an atom. The number of these determines what kind of element it is Proton
Neutrally charged particle found in the nucleus and has mass Neutron
Negatively charged particle outside the nucleus Electron
Donated electrons form charged particles called ions to stick together Ionic bond
Shared electrons hold atoms together. Covalent bond
A distinct group of atoms bonded together Molecule
The smallest unit of an element Atom
Shows how atoms in a molecule are located and connected Structural formula
Show the number and type of atoms in a molecule Chemical formula
The ability to do work Energy
A protein molecule or organic molecule used as a catalyst Enzyme
Substances that affect the rate of a reaction but are not changed themselves. Also may start or stop a reaction from occurring. Catalyst
The metric unit used to weigh of a bar of gold kilogram
Substances that enable enzymes to work properly. Coenzyme
Small amount of liquid chemicals would be measured using this metric unit. Milliliter

States of Matter Crossword

Type
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Description

Physical forms in which a substance can exist States of matter
Change of a substance from liquid to gas Evaporation
States that as the as the temperature of a gas increases, its volume increases by the same amount Charles's Law
The amount of space an object takes up Volume
State of matter with a definite shape and volume Solid
Change of a substance from one physical form to another Change of state
State of matter that has a definite volume, but it takes the shape of its container Liquid
Change of state in which a solid changes directly into gas Sublimation
Amount of force exerted on a given area of surface Pressure
State of matter that has no definite shape or volume Gas
The change of a liquid to a vapor, or gas throughout the liquid Boiling
A liquids resistance to flow Viscosity
States that as the pressure of a gas increases, its volume decreases by the same amount Boyles's Law
Change of state from a solid to a liquid Melting
Measure of how fast the particles in an object are moving Temperature
Force that acts on the particles at the surface of a liquid Surface Tension
Change of state from a gas to a liquid Condensation

Matter Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

The amount of space something takes up. Volume
The amount of mass per unit of volume. Density
Particles are very close together. Solid
When a solid turns into a gas Sublimation
The property of a substance that is observed during a chemical change. Chemical Property
Matter cannot be created or destroyed however matter can change forms, says this law. Law of conservation of matter
The amount of matter in an object. Mass
The transfer of thermal energy through particles of matter that are in direct contact. Conduction
The transfer of thermal energy by electromagnetic waves. Radiation
Has definite volume but no definite shape. Liquid
Something that can flow freely and mix together easily. Fluid
Particles collide very often Gas
A type of mixture in which the substances are not evenly mixed Heterogeneous mixture
A mixture of hot ions and electrons Plasma
Features of all matter that can be observed and measured without changing the chemical composition of the substance. Physical Properties
A type of mixture in which the substances are evenly mixed. Homogeneous mixture
The transfer of thermal energy by the motion of fluids. Convection
capable of being attracted by or acquiring the properties of a magnet Magnetic
Matter that can vary in composition Mixture
The amount of mass in something. Weight

States of Matter Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A state of matter that has no fixed shape and no fixed volume. Gas
A state of matter that has no fixed shape but that has a definite volume. Liquid
If you add heat to matter, the atoms that make up the matter will begin to move _____. Faster
The particles in a solid state move around ____ point. One
A state of matter that has a definite shape and a definite volume. Solid
The three forms of matter (liquid, solid, gas). (3 words) States of matter
Gases _____ to fill whatever space is available to them. Expand
The particles in ______ move back and forth in place. Solids
The number of states of matter. Three
The change in a state of matter from a liquid to a gas. Evaopration
In _____, atoms move the fastest. Gases
The change in a state of matter from a liquid to a solid. Freezing
If you subtract heat from matter, the atoms that make up the matter will begin to move _____. Slower
The basic building blocks of matter. Atoms
The change in a state of matter from a gas to a liquid. Condensation
Particles in a gas are _____ apart than the particles in a liquid. Farther
The particles in liquids _____ past each other. Slide
The gas state of water. Water Vapor
A solid always takes up the same amount of this. Space
The change in a state of matter from a solid to a liquid. Melting
Matter in a gas state will _____ out to fill its container. Spread
You can change the state of matter by either adding or subtracting _____. Heat

Properties of matter Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Composes any physical substance Matter
The smallest unit in an element Atom
Basic building block of physical matter; cannot be broken down to a simpler substance Element
A single unit of a compound or a group of elements bonded together molecule
A chemical substance of two or more atoms of elements bonded together compound
state of matter composed of tightly packed molecules solid
state of matter composed of freely moving molecules that do not separate liquid
state of matter composed of freely moving molecules capable of indefinite expansion gas
A change from one state of matter to another phase change
Property of a substaance that can be measured without changing chemical properties physical property
The amount of a solute that can be dissolved into a liquid (solvent) in a given situation solubility
Temperature at which a substance boils boiling point
Temperature at which a solid melts Melting point
Temperature at which a substance freezes freezing point
Amount of mass per unit of volume density
A measure of the total amount of matter contained within an object mass
A measure of the amount of space an object fills volume

Matter, Physical and Chemical and Energy Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a homogeneous mixture of gases air
the smallest particle of an element that still has the properties of the element atom
a homogeneous mixture of metals primarily copper and zinc bronze
a chemical change when something reacts rapidly with oxygen burning
a force which a liquid exerts upward on objects bouyant
tarnishing is an example of this type change chemical
a form of carbon, it is an unrenewable source of energy coal
Milk is an example of this type mixture. This type mixture can scatter light. Colloid
What matter is made of. It is fixed for a pure substance Composition
A pure substance made up of two or more elements chemically combined compound
Changing of a vapor into a liquid Condensation
For water to condense, the temperature must _______________. Decrease
A chemical reaction when a material begins to breakdown into simpler substances Decomposition
Mass divided by volume, this is a physical property density
A chemical reaction when matter starts breaking down. Decay
As a liquid is heated, it changes from a liquid to a vapor boiling
Energy fuels which are not renewable Fossil
A physical change when liquid slowing changes to a vapor evaporation
Energy is converted to this when magnets rotate in a generator Electricity
A pure substance made up of only one type atom element
When water freezes it _____________ expands
A colloid composed of dust particles and water droplets Fog
The heat required to convert a solid to a liquid is called the Heat of ________________ Fusion
To ____________ is to convert a liquid to a solid Freeze
This from of matter has particles moving very rapidly, has no definite shape and no definite volume Gases
A heterogeneous mixture when several types of rock present Granite
A mixture in which you can see the various parts heterogeneous
A mixture such as a solution where everything looks the same homogeneous
As temperature increases, the kinetic energy of the molecules __________________. 'increases
As kinetic energy increases, the _______________________________ increases temperature
A temperature increase indicates a/an _____________________ in kinetic energy Increase
The energy of motion Kinetic
A solid _______ when heat is added, turning into a liquid melts
The source of geothermal heat magma
the source of solar energy sun
a homogeneous liquid coolade
a state of matter with moderately fast moving particles and no definite shape liquid
One of the two types of matter, It is not chemically combined and does not have a definite fixed comnposition mixture
The smallest particle of a compound molecule
Per the Kinetic Molecular Theory, particles are in constant _____________ MOTION
When matter reacts with oxygen it is said to ____________________ oxidize
Another nonrenewable fuel petroleum
Changes which do not produce a new substance Physical
When iron reacts with oxygen , this chemical change is called ________________ rusting
A chemical change occurs when wood _______ rots
A compound containing sodium and chlorine salt
a heterogeneous mixture sand
A state of matter where the particles are very close together and move very slowly soild
A physical property defined as the quantity of matter present. mass
If this word is used, it will always result in a chemical change reacts
a homogeneous mixture solution
To change directly from a solid to a vapor sublimation
The heat added to change a liquid to a vapor id heat of _________________ vaporization
The effect of shining a light through a colloid or suspension Tyndall
Another name for a gas vapor
This liquid expands when it freezes water
the resistancce of a liquid to flowing viscosity
the amount of space matter occupies volume
a solid less dense than water will ___________ float

States of Matter Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The state of matter in which materials have a definite shape and a definite volume Solid
The state of matter in which a material has a definite volume but not a definite shape Liquid
The state of matter in which ba material has neither a definite shape or a definite volume Gas
The energy an object has due to it's motion Kinetic Energy
A result of force distibuted over an area Pressure
A temperature of zero Kelvins Absolute zero
The direct proportion of the volume of a gas to it's temperature if it is constant CHarles law
The inverse relationship between volume and gas Boyles law
A reversable physical change that occurs when a substanve changes states of matter Phase change
A description of change in which a system absorbs energy from it's surroundings Endothermic
The energy a substance must absorb into change from solid to liquid Vaporization
A description of change in which a system releases energy to it's surroundings Exothermic
The phase change in which a substance changes from liquid to gas Vaporization
The energy a substance must absorb in order to change from solid to liquid Heat of Vaporization
The process that changes a substance from liquid to gas based on temperature Evaporation
The pressure caused by the collisions of particles in a vapor with the walls of a container Vapor pressure
The phase change in which a substance changes from a gas or vapor to a liquid Condensation
The phase change in which a substance changes from a solid to a gas or vapor without changing to a liquid first Sublimation
The phase change in which a gas or vapor changes directly into a solid without first changing into a liquid Deposition