What is Matter? by: Tad crager

Matter is anything that has mass and takes up space.
These are the Classifications of Matter
The Three States of Matter

Pure substance is a substances that are made of only one type of atom or only one type of molecule

Baking soda is an example of a pure substance

Compound- a thing that is composed of two or more separate elements; a mixture.

Salt is a compound

Element- substances that cannot be chemically converted or broken down into simpler substances and are primary constituents of matter.

Copper is an element

Mixture- a substance made by mixing other substances together.

This is a mixture of different colors

Heterogeneous mixture- A mixture is a combination of two or more pure substances in which the original substances retain their chemical properties.

Oatmeal is an example of a heterogeneous mixture
Suspension is a heterogeneous mixture in which solute-like particles settle out of a solvent-like phase some time after their introduction
Colloid mixture in which one substance of microscopically dispersed insoluble particles is suspended throughout another substance.

Homogeneous mixture- A mixture which has uniform composition and properties throughout.

Blood plasma is an example of a Homogeneous mixture
Solutions- a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances


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