Volume, density, buoyancy, transparency, viscosity, and elasticity are just a few of the properties of matter explored in this unit. Understanding the properties of matter and how different types of matter behave is critical for scientists and engineers to know what type of materials to use in various applications. Numerous diagrams are given to help make these concepts accessible and easier to understand.
At the end of the unit, students can review 35 vocabulary words and enjoy a review activity. Answer keys are provided. 22 pages total. Ages 11-13.
All measurements are given in both English and metric. This title does not discuss origins or the age of the earth. If you would like to explore the topics in this book from a Creation science worldview, free downloadable discussion helps are available.