take the shape of their containers.
-Liquids cannot be cut.
-Liquids have a definite volume.
-Liquids cannot easily be compressed.
-Liquids are quite difficult to control.
: The particles in
are very close together, but they
don't hold onto each other very strongly.
The particles in a liquid
are always moving around each other,
but with no pattern and changing places
all the time.
flow so easily and can take up the
shape of the container you put them
Because the particles are very close
together you cannot squeeze a liquid
into a smaller space.
Did you know that a burning candle is a solid,
liquid and gas?