What Is Matter?

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What Is Matter?

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is matter? (check all that apply)
    • A. 

      Matter can be anything

    • B. 

      Matter is energy

    • C. 

      Matter is everything the object is made of

    • D. 

      Matter can only be a solid

  • 2. 
    Which of the following best describes matter?
    • A. 

      Everything in the universe

    • B. 

      Anything that has mass and takes up space

    • C. 

      Anything that is found on the periodic table

    • D. 

      Anything that you can observe with your senses

  • 3. 
    What type of matter is made of particles that are tightly packed together and firmly connected?
    • A. 

      Gas

    • B. 

      Solid

    • C. 

      Liquid

    • D. 

      Plasma

  • 4. 
    How is a gas different from a solid or a liquid?
    • A. 

      A gas has a certain shape that does not change.

    • B. 

      A gas changes shape over a long period of time.

    • C. 

      A gas spreads out to fill whatever space is available.

    • D. 

      A gas gas a tightly packed shape.

  • 5. 
    How is mass different from weight?
    • A. 

      Mass is different in different places.

    • B. 

      Mass is measured in ounces and pounds.

    • C. 

      Mass changes from Earth to the Moon.

    • D. 

      Mass remains the same no matter where the object is.

  • 6. 
    Everything in the Universe is matter.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Check all the things that are NOT matter.
    • A. 

      Tree

    • B. 

      Heat

    • C. 

      Thoughts

    • D. 

      Rainbow

    • E. 

      Money

  • 8. 
    Check all the things that are matter.
    • A. 

      Energy

    • B. 

      Air

    • C. 

      Time

    • D. 

      Oxygen

    • E. 

      Shoes

  • 9. 
    Is air matter?
    • A. 

      Maybe

    • B. 

      Absolutely

    • C. 

      Not sure

    • D. 

      No

  • 10. 
    _____ takes up space and has mass.
  • 11. 
    Matter has mass and takes up space.  What is another name for space?