Chemistry (12th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0132525763
ISBN 13: 978-0-13252-576-3

Chapter 13 - States of Matter - 13 Assessment: 51

Answer

When a solid is heated to its melting point, the vibrations of the particles are strong enough to overcome the attractions that hold them in fixed positions.

Work Step by Step

When a solid is heated to its melting point, the vibrations of the particles are strong enough to overcome the attractions that hold them in fixed positions.
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