Problem: Classify each property as intensive or extensive. a. volumeb. boiling pointc. temperatured. electrical conductivitye. energy  

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We’re being asked to classify each given property as intensive or extensive

Intensive and extensive properties are both physical properties:

Intensive Property

does not depend on the amount of the substance/element/compound
even if you change the amount of the substance, this property will remain the same
example: color, density

Extensive Property

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Classify each property as intensive or extensive. 

a. volume

b. boiling point

c. temperature

d. electrical conductivity

e. energy 

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