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Ch 12: States of Matter Overview

About This Chapter

Let us help you learn more about the four states of matter: liquids, gases, solids and plasma. The video lessons and quizzes in this chapter can help you prepare for a test and get the best grade you can.

States of Matter Overview - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, our instructors present you with information about the four states of matter in the universe. You'll read about how they are different, and similar, to each other. You'll also be able to see specific examples of physical and chemical changes to these states of matter in the world around us. Once you have completed this chapter, you should be able to:

  • List characteristics of each state of matter
  • Give examples of both chemical and physical changes to matter
  • Define and interpret chemical equations

Use our professionally designed video and text lessons and quizzes to increase your knowledge, prepare for a test or learn something new about the states of matter. Each lesson is accompanied by a self-assessment quiz to help you ensure you understand the lesson. Reviewing just a portion of a video is easy with the video tabs feature in the Timeline, which allows you to jump directly to the part of the video you'd like to re-watch.

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