Matter is made up of tiny particles such as atoms or molecules. The position and motion of these particles determines what phase the matter is in. Similarly, the position and motion of these particles gives matter very specific properties (or characteristics).
Complete the items in this tutorial in order from top to bottom. When you have finished all of the items, answer the quiz questions at the right.
Use this note-catcher to record your observations and notes from the simulation and video for this tutorial.
Source: Scott Hopkins
Particle arrangement and properties of the three major phases of matter are explained in this video.
Use the table on the bottom half of the note catcher, above this video, to describe the properties, particle arrangement, and particle motion for the 3 major phases of matter.