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Chemistry -- Chapter 3:  States of Matter (completion)



Completion
Complete each statement.
 

 1. 

Gay-Lussac’s law relates the temperature of a gas to the ____________________ of a gas.
 

 

 2. 

Boyle’s law relates the pressure of a gas to the ____________________ of a gas.
 

 

 3. 

The kinetic theory of matter states that matter is made of particles whose speed is dependent on their ______________________________.
 

 

 4. 

The law of conservation of mass states that _____________________________________________.
 

 

 5. 

The kinetic theory states that the particles in matter are always in ____________________.
 

 

 6. 

The kinetic theory states that, at the same ____________________, heavier particles move more slowly than lighter particles.
 

 

 7. 

As gas particles bounce around and collide, they spread to ___________________________________.
 

 

 8. 

A solid holds its shape because its structure is ____________________.
 

 

 9. 

As energy is added to a solid substance, the atoms _________________________ and move apart.
 

 

 10. 

When water ____________________, energy is released.
 

 

 11. 

For any change of state to occur, ____________________ must be transferred.
 

 

 12. 

Ice cubes left in the freezer for several months will become smaller because of ____________________.
 

 

 13. 

Energy may be converted from one form to another, but it cannot be ____________________.
 

 

 14. 

Wood floats on water because ___________________________________.
 

 

 15. 

A liquid has a definite volume, but no definite ____________________.
 

 

 16. 

The ____________________ theory of matter states that matter is made of particles whose speed is dependent on their temperature and size.
 

 

 17. 

When an object floats, the buoyant force is greater than the ____________________ of the object.
 

 

 18. 

Unlike other states of matter, ____________________ expand to fill their containers.
 

 

 19. 

The law relating the pressure of a gas to its volume is _________________________.
 

 

 20. 

Temperature of a gas is related to the volume of a gas according to _________________________ law.
 

 

 21. 

If a fixed sample of gas increases in temperature, at a constant pressure, its volume ____________________.
 

 

 22. 

The ____________________ theory of matter states that matter is made of particles whose speed is dependent on their temperature.
 

 

 23. 

The law of ______________________________ states that mass cannot be created or destroyed.
 

 

 24. 

The only state of matter with definite shape and form is ____________________.
 

 

 25. 

The most common state of matter in the universe is ____________________.
 

 

 26. 

Charles’s law relates the volume of a gas to the ____________________ of a gas.
 

 

 27. 

Gay-Lussac’s law relates the pressure of a gas to the ____________________ of gas.
 

 

 28. 

If a fixed amount of gas increases in pressure, at a constant temperature, its volume ____________________.
 

 



 
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