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Q & A: How a solid turns into a liquid, then a gas | Department of ...

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Nov 6, 2007 ... To see why solids melt and liquids freeze, you need to know two things about matter (solids, liquids, and gases). First, all ordinary matter is ...

Chem4Kids.com: Matter: Changing States

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Sometimes a liquid wants to become a solid. Scientists use something called a freezing point or melting point to measure the temperature at which a liquid turns  ...

What is it called when a solid turns into a liquid? | Reference.com

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When a solid turns into a liquid it is called fusion, more commonly referred to as melting. When a material moves from one state of matter into another it is called ...

how do solids turn into liquid – Wet & Wild Zone

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Mar 17, 2013 ... Solids turn into liquids through temperature change. In the case of water, solid ice turns into liquid water because the temperature rises above 0 ...

What is the name of the process by which a solid becomes a liquid ...

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The process that changes a liquid into a solid is called freezing. ... order for a gas to become a liquid, while vaporization occurs when a liquid is transformed into ...

CHANGING STATES - Fact Monster

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A substance in a liquid state can change to a solid state and also to a gas state. ... This extra energy splits the particles of the gas into even smaller pieces so hot ...

Changes of State: Solids, Liquids, and Gasses - Windows to the ...

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May 10, 2010 ... When a solid is heated, it turns into a liquid. As a liquid, a substance has a fixed volume, but its shape changes to fill the shape of its container.

Changing States of Matter for Kids | DK Find Out

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We can change a solid into a liquid or gas by changing its temperature. This is known as changing its state. Water is a liquid at room temperature, but becomes a ...

Liquid to Solid Phase Transition - Boundless

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Learn more about liquid to solid phase transition in the Boundless open textbook. Freezing is a phase transition in which a liquid turns into a solid when its ...

The Changing States of Solids, Liquids, and Gases - dummies

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When a substance goes from one state of matter — solid, liquid, or gas — to ... solid begins to turn into a gas, but no liquid is formed during this phase change.