Physical property → observed or measured without changing the composition of matter
Chemical property → observed during or after a chemical change
a. temperature → indicator of a chemical change
b. hardness → can be observed without changing the composition
c. formation of carbonic acid → chemical reaction
Which of the following properties of a ice cube are physical properties?
a) It is cold to touch.
b) It is hard
c) It reacts with carbon dioxide to form carbonic acid.
d) It has a mass of 27.3 g.
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