Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Matter Vocb 1

TermDefinition
Accuracy The condition or quality of being true, correct, or exact
Calibration To determine, check, or rectify the graduation of any instrument giving quantitative measurements
Graduated Cylinder A narrow, cylindrical container marked with horizontal lines to represent units of measurement and used to precisely measure the volume of liquids
International System of Measurement The system of units used by scientists to measure matter
Liquid A state of matter having definite volume, indefinite shape, with particles touching, and sliding around each other
Mass The amount of matter in a substance
Matter Anything that has mass and takes up space
Meniscus The convex or concave upper surface of a column of liquid, the curvature of which is caused by surface tension.
Newton- a unit of measurement One newton is the force required to cause a mass of one kilogram to accelerate at a rate one meter per second squared in the absence of another force producing effect
Precision The state or quality of being precise.
Triple Beam Balance Tool used in all sorts of environments, including classrooms, scientific laboratories, outer space, food stores and anywhere else where the mass of something must be measured.
Unit A single thing or person
Volume Amount of space an object takes up
Weight A measure of the force of gravity on an object
Created by: 3084200