General Properties of Matter
Everything in the universe is made of either energy or matter.
Matter and energy can not be created or destroyed, but they can be converted from one to the other.
Matter is anything that has mass, volume and inertia.
- the amount of matter present in an object.
- the measure of the pull of gravity on an object.
- the amount of space an object takes up.
- the resistance an object has to changes in its motion.
- the mass/volume ratio of a piece of matter.