# Short-Questions

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## What property of matter measure the amount of space and object takes up?

Volume
Volume describes how much space an object takes up. It is found by multiplying the length times the width time the height of a rectangular solid and is measured in cubic units.

What property measures the space taken up by an object?

Volume (V) is the measure of the amount of space taken up by an object. Volume is measured in cubic centimeters, which are also called milliliters. To find the volume of a rectangular object, you can multiply its length by its width by its height.

### What is a measure of the amount of matter in a given space?

Mass is measured using a scale. Volume is the amount of space matter takes up. Volume can be measured by multiplying the length, width, and height of an object, or by using a measuring cup and seeing how the measurement of water changes in a cup. Density is the amount of matter an object has in a certain space.

Is the amount of space an object measures?

Chapter 2 Matter Vocabulary Review

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volume the amount of space taken up or occupied by an object.
mass the measure of the amount of matter in an object.
kilogram The SI unit for expressing the quantity of matter in an object.
gravatational The force which keeps objects from floating off into space.

## What are the properties of matter?

The properties of matter include any traits that can be measured, such as an object’s density, color, mass, volume, length, malleability, melting point, hardness, odor, temperature, and more.

What is difference between mass and volume?

Mass is how much stuff something is made of. Volume is how much space an object takes up.

### Is weight the amount of matter in a object?

Weight. Whereas mass measures the amount of matter in an object, weight measures the force of gravity acting on an object. The force of gravity on an object depends on its mass but also on the strength of gravity.

Are mass and volume properties of matter?

Physical properties: Matter has mass and volume, as demonstrated by this concrete block. You can observe its mass by feeling how heavy it is when you try to pick it up; you can observe its volume by looking at it and noticing its size. Mass and volume are both examples of extensive physical properties.

## What are 3 ways to measure mass?

Tools Used to Measure Mass

1. Balances and Scales. For most everyday objects, scientists use a balance to obtain an object’s mass.
2. Space Linear Acceleration Mass Measurement Device (SLAMMD)
3. Measurement Transducer.
4. Vibrating Tube Mass Sensor.
5. Gravitational Interaction.

Is gravity a mass or weight?

The weight of an object is the force of gravity on the object and may be defined as the mass times the acceleration of gravity, w = mg. Since the weight is a force, its SI unit is the newton. Density is mass/volume.

### What is the amount of space?

volume
The volume of an object is the amount of space it occupies.

What are the 15 properties of matter?

## What are some of the physical properties of matter?

Some physical properties are mass, shape, size, volume, color, texture, magnetism, and conductivity. Each material or object has a group of properties that make it different from others.

What are the physical properties of an object?

Everything is made of matter. All matter has properties that allow us to describe. Physical properties are features that we can observe or measure without changing the object. Some physical properties are mass, shape, size, volume, color, texture, magnetism, and conductivity.

### Which is an example of a quantitative property of matter?

If the size of an object is measured with a ruler, it becomes a quantitative property of matter. When you measure the length, width, or height of an object you are expressing the object’s size with numbers. Examples of quantitative size observations are 14 centimeters long, 8 feet wide, or 95 yards high.

What makes an object different from other materials?

Each material or object has a group of properties that make it different from others. Mass is the amount of matter in a substance. A heavy object has more mass than a light one. You can use a scale or a balance to measure mass. The amount of mass in an object does not change when the pull of gravity changes.