Chemistry: The Molecular Science (5th Edition)

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285199049
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-904-7

Chapter 9 - Liquids, Solids, and Materials - Questions for Review and Thought - Review Questions - Page 421: 1


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1. Inability to change shape: While liquids, when put in a container, conform to the container, solids do not. 2. Intermolecular Forces: In liquids, intermolecular forces are partially overcome, but with solids, intermolecular forces result in a rigid structure. 3. Density: Generally, solids are more dense than liquids.
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