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atoms and elements

Atoms and Elements Review

Anything that has mass and takes up space. MATTER
Smallest unit of matter. ATOM
To be easily broken. BRITTLE
NEGATIVE electrical charged particles found in the electron cloud (orbits the nucleus). ELECTRONS
CENTRAL part of the atom. NUCLEUS
POSITIVELY charged particles found in an atom's nucleus. PROTONS
Particles with NO charge. NEUTRONS
A pure substance made of only one kind of atom. ELEMENT
Able to be drawn into long wires. DUCTILE
Able to be hammered or rolled into flat sheets or other shapes. MALLEABLE
A characteristic of a substance that can be observed without changing the substance into another substance. PHYSICAL PROPERTY
A ROW across the periodic table. PERIODS
A COLUMN in the periodic table. GROUP
States that matter cannot be created or destroyed, it only changes form. LAW OF CONSERVATION
A chart of all known elements. PERIODIC TABLE
Elements found in the LEFT side of the periodic table, which share properties. METALS
Elements found on the RIGHT side of the periodic table. NONMETALS
Substance through which heat and electricity travel well. CONDUCTOR
Shine of a metal. METALLIC LUSTER
Substance that does NOT conduct heat or electricity easily. INSULATOR
Created by: gizmo131