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Problem: In general, most substances area. least dense in the liquid state.b. more dense as gases than as solids.c. less dense as solids than as liquids.d. most dense in the solid state.

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We are asked how the densities compare to each of their different phases.

  • Solid → most tightly packed.
  • Liquid → molecules are still close to each other but can flow
  • Gas → molecules are very far apart and constantly moving. 


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In general, most substances are

a. least dense in the liquid state.

b. more dense as gases than as solids.

c. less dense as solids than as liquids.

d. most dense in the solid state.

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