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Boiling Point specific temperature when added thermal energy causes a substance to change from a liquid to a gaseous state
Buoyancy the upward force exerted on an object immersed in fluid
Diffusion the movement of one material through another material from an area of higher to lower concentration
Heat of Fusion amount of energy required to change a substance from the solid phase to the liquid phase
Heat of Vaporization amount of energy required for liquid particles to escape attractive forces and change to a gas
Kinetic Theory description of matter as being made up of tiny particles in random, constant motion
Melting Point temperature at which added thermal energy breaks bonds causing a change from a solid to a liquid state
Pascal the SI unit of pressure; one newton per square meter
Plasma gas-like state of matter made up of positively charged ions or negatively charged electrons or a mixture of them
Pressure force applied per unit area
Thermal Expansion the increase in length or volume of a material when heated
Viscosity a measure of the resistance of a liquid to flow
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