What are the properties of matter?
Mar 22, 2014
Matter is anything that has mass and takes up space or volume.
- Mass: Common to all matter. Measured in g / kg
- Impenetrability: there are no two things that can occupy the same space. Two people can not occupy the same chair.
- Inertia: a matter that is at rest will remain at rest but can only be moved when external force is applied.
- Porosity: states that matter has pores.
- Volume: capacity or space occupied.