States of Matter: Solids, Liquids, Gases & Plasma


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What are the characteristics of a liquid?

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1. What are the characteristics of a gas?

2. What are the properties of a solid?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo matters because it will review the characteristics of matter as a solid, liquid, gas, and plasma.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested on the following:

  • Most common state of matter in the universe
  • State of matter with the highest density
  • Characteristics of a solid, liquid, and gas

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related natural science lesson
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast the properties of solids, liquids, gases, and plasma
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can review information regarding the density of matter in different states and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

To learn more, review the accompanying lesson titled States of Matter: Solids, Liquids, Gases, & Plasma. Upon successful completion of the lesson, you will have mastered the following objectives:

  • Identify the four states of matter
  • Understand the unique characteristics of matter in its four different states
  • Know how matter changes from solid to liquid to gas, and vice versa