Is magnetism a kind of matter?


Is magnetism a kind of matter?


Matter is the stuff from which everything on Earth and in the universe was created. The four most basic types of matter are solids, liquids, gases, and plasma, but scientists have been identifying additional types of matter through their scientific investigations.

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Magnetism is not a type of matter. It is actually a property of matter which describes how some types of matter behave under certain conditions. Some...

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Magnetism Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts


Chapter 6 / Lesson 33

Magnetism is a physical property of matter and is also one of the basic forces of the universe. This lesson explores magnetism and magnets as well as the power of Earth's magnetic field.

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