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The particles are affecting the form of a chemical substance and not turning into a new substance.

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The particles change mean speed and concentration.

Explain what happens to matter during a physical change?

when a substance undergoes a physical change,its identity stays the same.

What happens to matter during a physical change?

in a physical change, matter does NOT change its idenity, on shape, size, ect. that include being a maleabilty

What happens during a physical change?

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What is one change of state and what happens when it occurs?

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What happens to movement of particles during vaporization?

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How is mass conserved during a chemical change?

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