Ch 5: Introduction to Matter

About This Chapter

Use the video lessons in this chapter to revive memories of what you learned about matter in the past. Experienced instructors discuss matter's properties and states as well as methods of separating mixtures.

Introduction to Matter - Chapter Summary

Review the basics of matter with this chapter's video lessons. Our professional instructors define matter and its states. You will study the properties of matter while also exploring the types of chemical and physical changes that matter can go through.

If you've forgotten what processes like distillation and filtration involve, the lessons will get you up to speed on these concepts as well. Once you make your way through all the videos, you should be able to do the following:

  • Identify matter's chemical and physical properties
  • Differentiate between physical and chemical changes to matter
  • Explain different methods of separating mixtures

Typically taking only a few minutes to watch, the video lessons are full of engaging animations and other graphics to help you visualize these science concepts. If you prefer to study material in text form, check out the video transcripts that often have links to other relevant lessons.

Our lessons also include self-assessment quizzes so that you can keep track of how well you're grasping the topics covered throughout the chapter. All of these features are accessible to you on your mobile device or computer, whenever it's convenient for you.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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