CHM 1020 Chapter 6 (M-6) Name:______________
Part A-1 Properties of Solids, Liquids and Gases 12 Points
State four of the five properties of solids:
a. Solids have a fixed shape and a fixed volume.
b. Solids are either crystalline or noncrystalline.
c. Solids do not compress or expand to any degree.
d. Solids have a slightly higher density than their corresponding liquids.
e. Solids do not mix by diffusion.
State four of the five properties of liquids:
a. Liquids have a variable shape, but a fixed volume.
b. Liquids usually flow readily.
c. Liquids do not compress or expand significantly.
d. Liquids have a high density compared to gases.
e. Liquids that are soluble mix homogeneously.
State four of the five properties of gases:
a. Gases have an indefinite shape.
b. Gas can expand.
c. Gases can compress.
d. Gases have low densities.
e. Gases mix completely with other gases in the same container.