# Introduction To Physical Science

## Chapter 5: Properties and Changes of Matter

### Section 1 Self-Check Quiz-Eng.

 1 What do scientists call a characteristic of matter that you can detect with your senses? Need a Hint? A) physical property B) state of matter C) chemical property D) density 2 Which of the following is a physical property? Need a Hint? A) density B) ability to burn C) rusting D) toxicity 3 _________ is the amount of matter in an object. Need a Hint? A) volume B) density C) mass D) weight 4 Density is determined by dividing the __________ of a sample by the __________ of the sample. Need a Hint? A) mass; weight B) volume; mass C) volume; area D) mass; volume 5 The volume of an object is 1,400 cm3 and the mass is 10,000 g. What is its density? Need a Hint? A) 0.14 g/cm3 B) 8,600 g/cm3 C) 7.14 g/cm3 D) Density can't be calculated with this information. 6 What are the three states of matter? Need a Hint? A) mass, color, texture B) hot, cold, warm C) solid, liquid, gas D) young, old, decaying 7 Some properties change when the size of an object changes. These properties are called __________. Need a Hint? A) size-independent properties B) chemical properties C) size-dependent properties D) density 8 Which of the following is NOT a size-independent property? Need a Hint? A) volume B) density C) color D) state